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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    Partners In Education was recently awarded $1,000 from Twin Rivers Artists Association to be used for grant money for art teachers in Craven County Schools.  The grants are awarded to art teachers based on imaginative and creative art programs for their students.  Pictured are (left to right) Molly Knazek with Twin Rivers Artists Association; Darlene Brown, Executive Director, Partners In ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    Chad Sittig is pleased to announce that Traci Gibson, of the Chad Sittig Agency – State Farm, has been named Financial Services Manager.  Traci Gibson was born and raised in New Bern, NC. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Accounting Major, Minor Psychology from NC State in May of 2004. She went back to college and obtained a degree In Forensic Science in May 2012 at Wake Tech and finishing at ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    Edward Jones Financial Advisor Dan Roberts, partnered with Partners In Education to award a $100 gift card to Linda Barnes, Kindergarten teacher at A.H. Bangert Elementary. Mrs. Barnes works with her students to help them grow and achieve.  She finds what the strengths are in her students and nudges the students until they are working toward their full potential.  Mrs. Barnes is always willing to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Through corporate giving, Wells Fargo, partnering with PIE, continues to positively change the lives of students and families in our community. Thank you, Wells Fargo downtown branch for being  a drop off location for the 2018 Stuff the Bus! For more information on PIE, visit www.CravenPartners.com.
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Admiral Farragut: the North Carolina and Spanish ConnectionsRADM Jay DeLoach presents at Historical Society Lunch & Learn  NEW BERN, NC, Admiral David Farragut, yes of the “Damn the Torpedoes” fame, is connected to Eastern North Carolina!  Rear Admiral Jay DeLoach will explain that, and more as he presents Admiral Farragut: the North Carolina and Spanish Connections at the New Bern Historical ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Historical Society Hosts House Building Class – Gingerbread House, That IsPrepare for 2018 Gingerbread House Contest!  NEW BERN, NC, The New Bern Historical Society realizes that building a gingerbread house can be a new experience.  So, they are presenting a class to help you learn how, and hoping that following the class, you’ll join in their Gingerbread House Contest.  The class will be held ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, August 31, 2018
    Dr. Ervin Patrick, past president of Craven County Partners In Education, was recently presented with a check to fund the Inspire to Aspire Grant.  This grant was established by Mike and Annie McCoy in honor of their daughter Addison.  The $500 grant will be offered to Craven County Schools’ first grade teachers for the 2018-19 school year to fund math/science projects in the classroom.  Pictured ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    Please see attached press release from the Office of the State Governor announcing 27 parks and recreation projects across North Carolina that will receive funding through the NC Parks & Recreation Trust Fund.   The City of New Bern will receive $475,000 to begin Phase I of Martin Marietta Park located on S. Glenburnie Road.  This funding will help kick off creation of the city’s largest ever ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    Tryon Civitans sponsor PEANUT BUTTER drive to benefit religious community services    The Tryon Civitan Club, in conjunction with The UPS Store, is sponsoring their Eleventh Annual Peanut Butter Drive to benefit Religious Community Services.  The Peanut Butter Drive will last the entire month of October.   RCS distributes peanut butter in food orders filled through their Food Pantry. Families ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    CAPTAIN RATTY’S RESTAURANT FORMS NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH BUZZY AND CAROL STUBBS  New Bern, NC (AUGUST 20TH, 2018) – Tom and Debra Ballance, owners of Captain Ratty’s Seafood and Steakhouse, have formed a new partnership with Buzzy and Carol Stubbs as co-owners of the restaurant effective August 6th. “Management and operations will continue as they are and the restaurant will continue to provide all ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    Toyota of New Bern Supports Autumn Affair  New Bern, NC – Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coastal Plain is happy to announce Toyota of New Bern as the Title Sponsor for the Craven County annual fundraiser, Autumn Affair. Autumn Affair will be held at the Farmer’s Market in downtown New Bern on September 22 from 6:30pm until 10:00pm. The fundraiser includes dinner from A Class Act Catering, live music ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, August 27, 2018
     One More Time!New Bern Then and Now Finale Set for September 27  NEW BERN, NC, All summer audiences clamored for Curator, Jim Hodges’ “New Bern Then and Now” presentation.  So, the New Bern Historical Society will host it one more time on September 27, this time with reserved seats. A 10-dollar ticket will assure you a seat at Cullman Hall in the North Carolina History Center for this this ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, August 24, 2018
    Craven County Partners In Education Announces Funding for Beginning Teachers’ Cottage   Partners In Education (PIE) is pleased to announce a grant award from The Harold H. Bate Foundation of $25,000 for the Craven County Schools Cheryl Marteney Beginning Teachers’ Cottage.   The Beginning Teachers’ Store provides needed resources for our new teachers to be effective in the classroom.  This ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Friday, August 24, 2018
    Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coastal Plain received a check from Mayne Pharma on August 13 from their 2018 Employee Giving Campaign. Over 21,000 was raised for the 1,400 youths served daily in 5 Clubs throughout Pitt County.  Attached is a photograph from the check presentation as well as the press release. Names in photo left to right are: Andrew Herdman, Vice President, Group Human Resources at ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Friday, August 24, 2018
    There was person who made donations to PIE’s Stuff the Bus, who was the brightest light of all our better angels.  When six-year old Addison McCoy found out that many school children would start school without school supplies, she asked her mother and father, Mike and Annie McCoy if instead of birthday presents, she could collect school supplies for these children, and donate them to Stuff the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    New Bern Food Bank to Hold Kitchen Tour 9/29Transformed Spaces Transforming Lives One Meal at a Time    August 13, 2018 (New Bern, NC)- Tickets are now on sale for the Kitchens of New Bern Tour. This is a unique opportunity to visit transformed kitchen spaces in Historic New Bern residences on Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 9:30am-4pm.    Join homeowners who have opened their kitchens in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Thursday, August 09, 2018
    Morgan’s Tavern & Grill Flips Out Over Pancakes for PIE to Benefit Partners In Education    Looking for the perfect way to have a delicious pancake breakfast before visiting Santa in Bear Plaza, taking in some shopping, and enjoying the many activities happening during the holiday season in beautiful, historic downtown New Bern?  Join us for Pancakes for PIE at Morgan’s Tavern & Grill, 235 ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, July 27, 2018
    New Bern Business Consulting LLCNew Bern Business Consulting LLC recently entered the New Bern market to provide professional business consulting services to New Bern businesses.  These services can help New Bern businesses increase profits by identifying and correcting problems, improving operations or implementing new products or projects.  The specific services are identified and selected in ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, March 12, 2018
    This year, Coastal Women's Forum (CWF) celebrates 30 years of providing women of all ages, professions and stages of life with a wealth of options for personal and professional growth. We offer opportunities for networking, education and support twice-monthly through relevant programs and presentations. The collective knowledge, experience and expertise of our membership represents a valuable ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    October 24, 2017                                                                                            For Immediate Release  SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center Offering Support Group for Caregivers of Loved Ones With Cancer  NEW BERN, NC – The SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center at CarolinaEast Medical Center is pleased to offer a support group for caregivers of those affected by cancer. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
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