During the year and especially around the holidays there is always a need for food. Please consider donating to one of the causes below.  All the money/food items donated stay here in the community.  Please make someone or some family have a happier year.  Thank you.

SCHOOL IS BACK IN SESSION!   Once again some local kids need food to take home over the weekends.  We need help collecting items for the Backpack Buddies. Please consider donating items on the list or just press the donate button below and send money. Let's get these kids off to a good start for the school year. 
BACKPACK BUDDIES- There is a tremendous need in the Down East Schools (Beaufort Elementary, Beaufort Middle, East Carteret, Symrna, Harkers Island, Atlantic Elementary) for food for students.  Approximately 100 children are are risk for not having enough to eat over the weekend. Please consider sponsoring a child or donating items from the list below;  
Oatmeal or ceral,  Ramen noodles,  juice boxes,  Pop Tarts, granola bars, raisins,  fruit roll ups, snack cups (pudding, Jell-O, applesauce, fruit), tuna & crackers, beans & weenies, Vienna sausage, chicken noodle soup, vegetable soup, microwavable pasta bowls. 
All the food/ or money donations stay in Carteret County.  There are lots of children in need

Consider doing the 15 CAN CHALLENGE with items from the lists above.  
Each time you shop, place an extra can in your basket and bring it to the church. When you get 15 cans, please bring them in. We can help feed families in need with your cans (or non perishable items). You can do this several times during the year. 

The kitchen in the Dail Building needs some supplies. Here is a list of the following items needed.
Cans of clams for next dinner          sugar       instant tea          coffee          ​salt           pepper     Stevia or sugar substitute 
​Gallon sized freezer bags                  sandwich size bags           snack size bags        tin foil
Napkins       paper towels                 heavy duty plastic spoons        plastic container with lids
SOS/Brillo pads        dish liquid         Pine Sol         Windex       
Thanks so much for any help you can give. Contact Jane at mamajatbft123@gmail.com for any questions or if you would like to drop off supplies. 

Meals on Wheels- This "chapter" helps make and deliver food in Carteret County for the people in the Down East area.  They really need financial help with this program. Consider making a donation - just click on the button above. The church will be collecting donations for the next 6 months.  

CLICK on the "DONATE" button above to help these great causes. There is a space after you click donate that you can indicate where you want your money to go.  All of the money stays in Carteret County and helps truly needy people.  There continues to be a great need in this county and any help would be greatly appreciated.