News & Events

Help provide food and shelter for families in need! RCS relies heavily on donations from individuals and businesses to support our efforts. We need your help!

Monetary donations are tax-deductible and can be a one-time or recurring gift.

Donate Now


We rely on volunteers who are eager to serve in any capacity they can. There are individual and group volunteer opportunities available.

The success of our mission is strengthened by the generosity of our volunteers.

Volunteer now

  • Free Legal Information Offered on March 4

    As a community service to all North Carolinians, North Carolina lawyers are volunteering their time to provide free legal information on Friday, March 4, 2016 from 7am – 7pm. A public service of the North Carolina Bar Association Foundation. Call 888-616-0614 to take advantage of…

    Continue Reading →
  • Drive Through a Blessing Food Drive

    Mark your calendar to DRIVE THROUGH A BLESSING on March 5 between 10am-2pm at The Living Word Worship Center in New Bern. The Living Word Worship Center is collecting non-perishables and monetary donations (made payable to RCS) for Religious Community Services (RCS). You don’t have…

    Continue Reading →
  • Love Kitchen comes to town!

    Today’s Soup Kitchen lunch was provided by Little Caesars Love Kitchen. The Love Kitchen is a big-rig pizza restaurant on wheels that travels across the USA and Canada serving free Little Caesar pizza to the hungry, homeless, and disaster victims. Franchisees and company operators nation…

    Continue Reading →
  • EMPTY BOWLS is Thursday, February 11

    Fight hunger & support the arts February 11, 2016  | 11 AM to 2 PM Temple Baptist Church Empty Bowls is a joint outreach of Religious Community Services (RCS) and the Craven Arts Council & Gallery. Tickets Available Online HERE or at the door!! Designed…

    Continue Reading →
  • FOOD DRIVE at Liberty Tax Service 1/30/16

    FOOD DRIVE at Liberty Tax Service TOMORROW (Saturday) between 1-4pm!! Bring 2-lb bags of rice, canned fruit, pasta/ravioli and/or cereal for RCS. Participating customers will receive a $25 discount and be entered into a raffle for a free tax return! Donation must include at least…

    Continue Reading →