NEW!!! HURRICANE RELIEF ASSISTANCE:
RCS will be open on Saturday October 20, October 27 and November 3 from 12pm – 2pm to provide food and financial assistance from Hurricane Florence. This assistance does not cover rent/mortgage payments (contact FEMA for rent/mortgage assistance), but can help with other needs. We request that you call the front desk at 252-633-2767 or email email@example.com to schedule an appointment. Please CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
Our warehouse is currently FULL. We have received a tremendous amount of donated items from local and national donors. At this time, we are asking that if you would like to donate to Hurricane Relief Efforts, please donate to our online giving fund and/or donate gift cards that we can distribute as needed. Gift cards for the following are preferred: Visa/Mastercard, Walmart/Target, Lowe’s, gas cards, grocery cards.
You can support efforts through online giving. Visit the following site to make a donation. ALL funds will be utilized for hurricane recovery efforts in our area: https://www.continuetogive.com/4852156
Text number: 715-803-4772
THANK YOU TO OUR RALEIGH SUPPORT GROUPS:
We would like to give a huge THANK YOU to our primary support groups in the Raleigh area: Carolina Cavalry and AlphaGraphics of Raleigh. They have made several trips to and from the capital city to bring supplies, volunteers and lots of enthusiasm and compassion. We are most grateful for your ongoing support and are humbled by your generosity. Proud to partner with you on these efforts and anything else the future may hold.
CRAVEN COUNTY SCHOOLS ONLINE GIVING:
CRAVEN COUNTY SCHOOLS TEXT GIVING:
Text number: 715-803-4772
OUT OF TOWN SUPPORT FROM RALEIGH AREA:
We are also in contact with support groups in the Raleigh area:
AlphaGraphics of Raleigh Hurricane Relief Bucket Drive
Samaritan’s Purse is in town and will be coordinating volunteer efforts for at-large community efforts (yard work, house cleaning, etc.) Contact information is available online at www.samaritanspurse.org. You can also visit them in New Bern at Port City Community Church located 2840 Neuse Boulevard behind Burger King and next to Rose’s.
First Step: File an insurance claim with your carrier.
Second Step: Register with FEMA at www.disasterassistance.gov or download the FEMA mobile app or call 800-621-3362.
NC Realtors are offering $1500 assistance. CLICK HERE FOR INFO
THANK YOU FOR THIS OUTPOURING OF SUPPORT! We are working closely with our City and County officials and emergency responders to reach those in need. We are blessed with a strong community and truly are grateful for everyone who is helping their neighbor during this crisis.
RCS is committed to addressing the basic needs of our community by providing food, clothing and shelter to those who need it most. We also engage our community through a series of educational opportunities, financial and employment support, as well as counseling to people living in Craven County. Over the past few years, the demands for our services has increased dramatically and we rely heavily on our friends, local businesses and churches to help support our mission.
RCS works to assist in the growth and development of our guests for long-term success. We encourage others to not only make financial commitments, but to get involved and make a difference. We offer a variety of quality programs and services that promote self-sufficiency.