The New Bern Branch of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina serves 5 counties in eastern North Carolina. They are Carteret, Craven, Jones, Onslow, and Pamlico counties.
Last fiscal year, over 1.7 million pounds of food was distributed to 74 partner agencies in those counties.
In the five counties served by the New Bern Branch 49,937 individuals are at risk of hunger: 17,829 are children, over 8% are 65 years and older.
NEWS AND EVENTS
Share Your Christmas Food Drive Friday, December 13th Join the Food Bank at New Bern and Greenville for WCTI’s Annual Share Your Christmas Food Drive! On Friday, December 13th from 11 am to 7 pm, drop off non-perishable food items at any of the following locations: :
* Greenville Mall - 714 Greenville Blvd. SE
* New Bern Mall - 3134 Doctor MLK Jr. Blvd.
* Jacksonville Mall - 375 Jacksonville Mall
* Walmart Parking Lot in Morehead
* The Commissary at Cherry Point. Note: The Commissary will hold their food drive from December 6-13. Can’t make it in person on December 13? You still participate! Make an online donation at www.foodbankcenc.org/SYC.
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