35th Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla

Coastal Christmas Flotilla 2019
New Bern, NC – The 35th Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla returns to New Bern on Saturday, December 7th!  The Flotilla will be held at Union Point Park, 210 East Front Street in downtown New Bern. Activities kick off at 4:30 p.m. with a Christmas concert featuring local favorites Lewis N Clark. The flotilla will begin around 5:30 […]
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Arts to End Genocide - Drinking Water
Most of Bamako, Mali’s street children do not have safe drinking water. Their only source of hydration is water from polluted rivers. When these children are weakened by lack of proper nutrition they are easily affected by various diseases caused by bacteria and parasites living in this unclean water. Lack of access to water and sanitation  is a matter of  life and […]
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Coastal Women’s Forum Announces President’s Charity: The Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Plain

Coastal Women's Forum
Each year, the President of Coastal Women’s Forum chooses a non-profit organization and encourages the membership to provide support through financial contributions and volunteerism. This year, CWF President Lee Chaix McDonough selected The Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Plain (BGCCP) as the President’s Charity. A partnership between CWF and BGCCP aligns with the […]
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Habitat for Humanity of Craven County Receives Donation from Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus Donation to Craven Habitat
Habitat for Humanity of Craven County was presented with donation of $500 from the Msgr. James R. Jones Council 3303, Knights of Columbus, New Bern. Affiliated with St. Paul’s Catholic Church, The Knights of Columbus Council has existed since 1950 and supports numerous charitable organizations in Craven, Pamlico, and Jones counties. Their primary fundraising efforts […]
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Weyerhaeuser awards $5,000 to Craven County Partners In Education

Weyerhaeuser Foundation Grant
Craven County, N.C. – Weyerhaeuser and Craven County Partners In Education announced a $5,000 investment from the Weyerhaeuser Craven County office through the Weyerhaeuser Foundation. The funds will be used towards the Leader In Me Program at Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary, located in Vanceboro, North Carolina. Darlene Brown, executive director of Partners In Education, explains, […]
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Thank You New Bern
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