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New Bern Academy Museum

HistoriCorps Returns to New Bern for Academy Restoration, Seeks Volunteers

New Bern, NC – HistoriCorps, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to engaging volunteers on the rehabilitation of historic structures for public benefit, in collaboration with the Tryon Palace Foundation, return to New Bern for preservation of the New Bern Academy from October 20 – November 15, 2019. HistoriCorps is seeking volunteers to help restore this community resource …

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New Bern Historical Society Annual Awards

New Bern Historical Society Presents Annual Awards

NEW BERN, NC – The strength of any non-profit organization comes from the time and commitment of its volunteers. The New Bern Historical Society celebrated and recognized some of its legions of volunteers recently at their Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner held at the New Bern Golf and Country Club. Board of Directors President Joe …

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United Way of Coastal Carolina

United Way Awards Luncheon honors 2018 Campaign Leaders and Partners

MOEN and Publix Campaign Leaders accept their Community Champion Awards for outstanding Workplace Campaigns. L to R:  Aaron Wood, Regina Sorg, and Brittney Benton of Publix #1533 in New Bern; Jennifer Best of MOEN; and Sandra Phelps, Executive Director of UWCC. United Way of Coastal Carolina’s 2018-19 Campaign Leaders & Partners Appreciation Luncheon was held …

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Habitat for Humanity of Craven County

Available Employment and Volunteer Opportunities at Craven Habitat for Humanity

RAISE YOUR HAND – OR BETTER YET – CONTACT US if you are interested in one of the following opportunities with Habitat for Humanity of Craven County: ReSTORE AMBASSADORS/DRIVER (paid positions) If you are interested in a Full-Time or a Part-Time position with our ReStore as one of our Ambassadors to pick up donations from …

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Union Point Park in New Bern, NC

Help us Make a Difference and Volunteer for Earth Day Event

We’re excited to announce a fun and important volunteer opportunity for the upcoming Earth Day Event! Join us on Saturday, March 23 at 1 p.m. The location is pending as it will be determined by the number of volunteers. Please send us an email if you’d like to be part of New Bern’s 1st Earth …

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Learning in New Bern Now - March 5 2019

Great Day of First Learning In New Bern Now

We kicked off the meeting by going around the table and introducing each other. Although a lot of the participants were members of New Bern Now’s Team, we felt that it was very important to open up this forum to community members who want to be involved in helping us improve or getting involved in …

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Healing Our World

There Are 300 Million Children Around The World Going Barefoot

Going barefoot puts them at risk of infections and death from soil-transmitted diseases that enter their bodies from cuts in unprotected feet. The “Heeling Our World” project is helping these children by teaching mothers and caregivers to make a simple shoe for their children called KLEM. We are also creating cottage industries for shoe-making as …

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Habitat for Humanity Women Build

Celebrate Habitat for Humanity Craven County National Women Build Week

Women Build Honorary Chair Tharesa Lee, Habitat for Humanity of Craven County, and Lowe’s Volunteers set to celebrate Habitat’s National Women Build Week on May 6 and 7 in New Bern. Tharesa Lee, 2016 Chair of the New Bern Chamber of Commerce and the Honorary Chair of the 2016 Women Build in New Bern, will …

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“I Love that Lady” Gala – February 27

Show Some Love Tickets are still available for the 2014 I Love That Lady recognition event. Come celebrate with us on February 27th at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center.    Show yourself some love and sign up today for this outstanding dinner and silent auction to recognize a very special Craven County Lady. We can’t …

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Seven New Benches for New Bern’s Civil War Battlefield Park

A group of 15 young men, all students at the Epiphany School of Global Studies and led by teacher Jon Fitzgerald, came to the New Bern Battlefield Park recently as part of their annual “Odyssey Days” program focusing on community service. The students were given a tour of the battlefield, a demonstration of the use …

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