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Craven Resource Council Bringing Communities and Resources Together

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
Block Party to make it all happen – Saturday, February 29, 2020 in Vanceboro, NC    The Craven Resource Council was forged with 4 primary goals in mind: building relationships between community residents and partner stakeholders, raising awareness about community resources, identifying and addressing resource gaps, and maximizing the reach of partner agencies. The council is […]
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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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Craven Resource Council Forged, Bringing Communities and Resources Together

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
Block Party to Celebrate – November 2, 2019 at the Jasper G. Hayes Omega Center New Bern, NC – The Craven Resource Council was forged with 4 primary goals in mind: building relationships between community residents and partner stakeholders, raising awareness about community resources, identifying and addressing resource gaps, and maximizing the reach of partner […]
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Neuse River Region Association of Realtors® and Century 21 Zaytoun-Raines help build Craven Habitat Home

Craven Habitat Build with Realtors
The Neuse River Region Association of Realtors® recently volunteered to help build home #69 for Habitat for Humanity of Craven County. Century 21 Zaytoun-Raines’ very own Janet Lamb was among the volunteers for the 3-day project. Since 1989 Habitat has worked with families to help them achieve financial stability and self-reliance to build a better life […]
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Productive Spring Break to Benefit Habitat of Craven

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF CRAVEN COUNTY Habitat Craven County To Host Student Volunteers For Alternative Spring Break WHO                    March 4-9 – Sacred Heart University (CT) with 15 students March 11-16 –    Lycoming College (PA) with 18 students University of Rochester (NY) with 7 students March 25-30 – St. Mary’s Catholic High School (MI) […]
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Blaze of Glory – A Mortgage Burning Event

Blaze of Glory - Craven Habitat
February 23 – 6 p.m. at The City Stage This is a very special event – five Habitat for Humanity homeowners (homes #14, 16, 18, 19 and 41) have paid off their mortgages and we are celebrating their accomplishment by symbolically burning their mortgage papers! One of the common misconceptions about Habitat for Humanity is […]
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Habitat Craven County received Open Doors Homeownership Grant of $15,000 from CAHEC

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
Habitat for Humanity of Craven County has received an Open Doors Homeownership Grant of $15,000 from CAHEC, a nonprofit equity syndicator headquartered in Raleigh, NC.  Non-profit developers, such as Habitat for Humanity, were eligible to apply for one of three grants offered among eleven states to support affordable housing for sale to low-income households. “This […]
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Home Run for Habitat

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
A Game with the Down East Wood Duck to Support Habitat for Humanity of Craven County Habitat for Humanity of Craven County is teaming up with the Down East Wood Ducks to support the building of houses in partnership with local families. The Wood Ducks game will be on Saturday, June 30, 2018 and you […]
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A Special Event for a New Bern Habitat Family

Somchai and Pee Koh Chetthakun
Publix Super Market “Elves” will deliver $500 of grocery items to Habitat for Humanity’s newest homeowners, Somchai and Pee Koh Chetthakun, on Tuesday, December 19, at 11:30 am at 1109 Biddle Street. Publix Supermarket Charities sponsored the construction of this Habitat home (#62) and even brought a group of volunteers from Publix here in New […]
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Habitat donates stove to Bear Paws Pantry

Donation to Bear Paws Pantry
Habitat for Humanity of Craven County and ReStore donated a GE Electric Stove to Anita Hardy, EC Job Coach at New Bern High School for the Bear Paws Pantry.  Ms. Hardy recently established the Pantry to help students in the Occupational Course of Study program learn skills in understanding recipes and measurements, food preparation and […]
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You can help our local Habitat for Humanity

Laura Johnson interviewed April Fitchett, Coordinator for Habitat for Humanity of Craven County, to learn more about our local Habitat for Humanity. Listen to the audio to be aired on Radio Free ENC’s WNOS 105.9FM and 1450AM here: https://www.newbernnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/NBN-habitat-for-humanity-123113.mp3 When asked what Habitat for Humanity does for our community, April said, “Habitat for Humanity of […]
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