MCKRE Gives: Carteret Long Term Recovery Alliance

When we think about a disaster, we think about preparedness, response, clean-up and recovery. What many may not realize is the recovery process can take months or even years. Carteret Long Term Recovery Alliance is a non-government, non faith-based organization committed to provide assistance for the duration— with hope, encouragement and help in the form of housing, counseling, advocacy, and...

MCKRE Gives: Big Rock Kids Billfish Tournament

The Big Rock Kids Tournament aims to promote sport fishing among a new generation of anglers while benefiting children’s charities in Eastern North Carolina. The 3-day, total release tournament celebrated its inaugural event with 59 boats and 200+ participating junior anglers! Carlee Sharpe works as both the Big Rock Kids Billfish Tournament Director and the Marketing Coordinator for the Big...

MCKRE Gives: Carteret County Domestic Violence Program

The Carteret County Domestic Violence Program helps support happy, healthy, safe, and strong families by helping women, men, and children rebuild their lives. Domestic Violence affects people from all walks of life and you can help stop the cycle. Glenda Riggs works to run all aspects of the Carteret County Domestic Violence Program, including the Safe House, Food Pantry and...

MCKRE Gives: Crystal Coast Young Life

Young Life is a global organization with local focus. Since 1941, Young Life leaders have walked with kids and earned the right to be heard in an exhausting and exciting world. In 2018, 348,000 kids were involved every week all around the world. Question: What is your mission statement? Barclay: Our mission is always to introduce adolescents to Jesus Christ...

MCKRE Gives: Carteret County Humane Society

The Carteret County Humane Society and Animal Shelter (CCHS) is a non-profit organization located in Newport, North Carolina that accepts all stray and owner surrendered animals for Carteret County residents. CCHS takes in over 3,200 animals a year and provides food, love, attention, exercise, medical care and behavior support while trying to find them loving responsible forever homes. Rachel Hardin, originally...

MCKRE Gives: Broad Street Clinic

The Broad Street Clinic was founded in 1993 by county physicians and other concerned citizens as a private non-profit, free health clinic serving the adult residents of Carteret County and surrounding areas. Its mission is to provide access to medical care for the uninsured low-income population in our community. Edie Reed is the executive director of Broad Street Clinic, and...