News & Events

Story Time – Mrs. Knight Reads, Ira Sleeps Over by Bernard Waber

May 23, 2022
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The Epiphany School of Global Studies – “Love in Action”

May 13, 2022

The high school Seniors of The Epiphany School of Global Studies began their 3 week Love in Action service on Monday, May 9, 2022 Projects include: assisting with the Teaching Kitchen renovation project, processing food pantry donations, cleaning and organizing the facility, digging a trench for drainage, and raising new flags on the flagpole on […]

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Story Time – Mrs. Knight Reads, The Paperboy by Dav Pilkey

May 4, 2022
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Food for Thought – Filling Station May 2022 Newsletter

May 2, 2022

Food for Thought May 2022 Newsletter

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Jones County Commissioners Celebrate Good News from the Filling Station

Apr 28, 2022

Jones County Commissioners celebrate the good news from the Governor’s Office and N.C. Commission on Community Service and Volunteerism. On Tuesday, April 19th, Mary Ann LeRay, Executive Director of The Filling Station, made a presentation to the Jones County Commissioners to seek grant support for “transporting healthy foods”. The commissioners unanimously voted to approve a […]

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The Filling Station Receives a Gift from a Durham-based Construction Company

Apr 27, 2022

When Oxford Press closed its operations in Cary, NC, DPR Construction worked with Scott Ladner, Raymond Carolina Handling Company, to find an organization in need of a generous donation. “We were overwhelmed to receive the call and find out many of our wish list items were being donated,” says Mary Ann LeRay, Executive Director. There […]

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International Paper Donation

Apr 27, 2022

Thank you to International Paper’s New Bern Mill for donating $500 to The Filling Station front lawn beautification and access project. Spring and Summer are here. Volunteers are ready to dig in the dirt and create a beautiful landscape around the building. “We welcome this beautiful gift of $500 and continued partnership with International Paper”, […]

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Power in Partnership with Atlantic Dance Theatre

Apr 26, 2022
Filling Station Partnership with Atlantic Dance Theatre

Once a month Jane Peele leads a dance class for a homeschool group from Maysville. We are delighted to partner with ADT and offer this wonderful, dance education for 12-14 students once a month. The month of April was called “Egg-strava-ganza” to highlight the Easter season. More information on ADT: AtlanticDanceTheatre.org

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A Visit from the Presbytery of Coastal Carolina Office

Apr 26, 2022
Filling Station Visit - Nancy Gladden and Jean Bender

It’s always great to share our story with visitors at The Filling Station. April 19, 2022, Jean Bender brought Nancy Gladden to hear more about the growing mission at The Filling Station. Nancy Gladden serves as the Mission Coordinator for the East Community of Presbytery of Coastal Carolina located in Elizabethtown, NC. The Filling Station […]

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