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  • Help Needed for Disaster Relief Program

    Volunteer help is needed for Craven County’s Disaster Relief Program! In an effort to provide immediate relief to flood victims affected by Hurricane Matthew, Craven County has assembled a Disaster Relief Program in Vanceboro. Volunteers are needed 7 days a week for 2 available shifts…

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  • Upcoming events to benefit RCS

    Looks like fall is shaping up to be a very busy time for RCS! We have several upcoming events for you to support: CROP Hunger Walk is Sunday, September 25 at 2:00pm at Union Point Park. 25% of proceeds from this walk benefit RCS, so…

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  • Aldermen to consider bids to raze old Days Inn

    We want to share an article found in the SUN JOURNAL on August 8 regarding the former Days Inn Hotel in downtown New Bern. Since our blog post last week requesting additional funds to expand our Homeless Shelter, we have received several inquiries about moving…

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  • URGENT!! Request for family room funding

    For over 33 years, RCS has been helping those in need within our community. What started as a small kitchen and dining room to feed the hungry in New Bern, has now expanded to a variety of services that includes the Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry,…

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  • Home on the Range benefit concert to be held October 2

    NEW BERN, NC: New Bern Concerts, LLC is pleased to present “Home on the Range,” a benefit concert for RCS on Sunday, October 2 from 5pm-8pm on the driving range at The Emerald Golf Club. Musical performances by country music legend John Michael Montgomery, Ira…

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