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Julius Peppers Donates to Hurricane Florence Relief

Julius Peppers Donation
The United Way of Coastal Carolina received a big gift from Carolina Panthers veteran defensive lineman Julius Peppers for hurricane relief in the most devastated part of his home state. The Julius Peppers Hurricane Relief Fund gifted $100,000 to North Carolina communities affected by Hurricane Florence. Walmart gift cards in $50 increments were distributed through […]
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New Bern Bacon & Brew Festival 2018

New Bern Bacon & Brew Festival 2018
Friday, November 9, 2018 from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. at the New Bern Farmer’s Market Benefiting United Way of Coastal Carolina & Hurricane Florence Recovery Fund. $10 in advance $15 at door Local Craft Beers Bacon Treats Live Music by Kaylin Roberson Pro Wrestling Games Food Trucks 21 and over only. No children or […]
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Financial Relief for Hurricane Victims

Come Back Better
United Way of Coastal Carolina, in association with recording artists Chadwick, announces a project launch to provide direct assistance to survivors of Hurricane Florence. The project is dubbed Operation Come Back Better and will be funded by sales of the song, “Come Back Better (Carolina Strong)”.  Available on all major digital platforms including iTunes, Spotify and more, […]
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Weekend Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

New Bern Waterfront
2nd – 5th: AIDA: The Timeless Love Story, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. 3rd: New Bern Bacon and Brew Festival 2017, 5:00pm – 10:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Proceeds Benefit the United Way of Coastal Carolina. 4th: New Bern High School’s Allegiance Program: Honoring Veterans, 4:00pm – […]
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Born Learning Trail at Kidsville

Born Learning Trail
On Thursday, June 16, 2016 United Way of Coastal Carolina held a ribbon cutting at the Born Learning Trail at Kidsville. This is the first Born Learning Trail installed in Craven County. Pictured from left to right are: Vice President BB&T New Bern Katie Giles, New Bern Mayor Dana Outlaw, New Bern Parks & Recreation […]
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Easter Eggstravaganza and Lucky Duck Derby

Easter Eggstravaganza
New Bern Parks and Recreation, along with V103.3, The United Way of Coastal Carolina, and Tug Boat Cruises of New Bern, invite kids 10 years of age and younger to the Easter Eggstravaganza at Union Point Park on March 19. We will feature fun for the whole family, including music, games and giveaways, and of […]
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New Bern Bacon and Brew Fest

Bacon and Brew Festival
Listen to Sandra Phelps, Executive Director, interview with Laura Johnson here: Join the United Way of Coastal Carolina for the New Bern Bacon and Brew Festival on Friday, November 13th from 6 – 10pm at the New Bern Farmer’s Market! Sandra Phelps was excited to tell us about their new event that’s going to be […]
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Ghosts & Goblins & Monsters, OH MY!

Spooky 5K Trail Chase
Listen to Sandra Phelps, Executive Director, interview with Laura Johnson: Don’t let the ghosts and goblins scare you from running on October 31st! Join us for the 2nd annual Spooky Trail Chase 5K Run / Walk.  This 5K Trail Run and Frightfully Fun Kid’s Fun Run will have your whole family running through the scenic […]
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CCSAP Fights Drug Abuse Through Prevention

Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention
Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention (CCSAP) is a community-based substance abuse prevention agency in Carteret, Craven, Jones, Onslow, and Pamlico counties. Coalition volunteers come from community leadership, parents, youth, teachers, religious and fraternal organizations, healthcare and business professionals, law enforcement, the media, and others forming task forces working at the local level. CCSAP is […]
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