News & Events

Filling Station – NBARC 2023 Winter Field Day Recap

Jan 31, 2023

The New Bern Amateur Radio Club (NBARC) hosted its first Winter Field Day at the Filling Station on January 28th, 2023. This field day event is held to give amateur radio operators (HAMS) all over the world a chance to test their radio equipment outdoors and under alternate power to simulate field use in case […]

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The Filling Station receives $75,000 grant from Chick-fil-A

Jan 10, 2023

We have exciting news! The Filling Station has been named a 2023 Chick-fil-A True Inspiration Award grant recipient! We have received $75,000 to further our work in Jones County, NC The True Inspiration Awards were established in 2015 to carry on Chick-fil-A Founder S. Truett Cathy’s legacy of generosity and community service. To be selected, […]

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Filling Station to Host New Bern Amateur Radio Club’s Winter Field Day

Jan 3, 2023

The New Bern Amateur Radio Club (NBARC), our first Filling Station partner (W4EWN repeater is housed in our building), will be having its annual Winter Field Day at the Filling Station on January 28th, 2023. This field day event is held to give amateur radio operators (HAMS) all over the world a chance to test […]

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Food for Thought – Filling Station January 2023 Newsletter

Dec 28, 2022

Food for Thought January 2023 Newsletter

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Giving Tuesday 2022

Nov 27, 2022
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How does Giving Tuesday IMPACT non profits? Giving Tuesday, November 29, 2022 is a Global Initiative Everyone is invited to learn more about the mission and how our day to day programs IMPACT LIVES. 2022 IMPACT STORY Meet William Beech, our neighbor. His smile and gentle spirit inspires us all here at The Filling Station. […]

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Congratulations to Darrell and Vickie Bell – Winners of the Blackstone Grill

Nov 18, 2022

The winning ticket was drawn at the Jones County Heritage Festival. The Grill was donated by Allana Ross РNewBern4Sale during our Perfect 10 fundraiser.

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Thanks Giving Week Closed

Nov 18, 2022

We will be CLOSED for the Week of Thanksgiving and REOPEN on Tuesday, November 29th at 9 AM. We are thankful for our faithful volunteers who show up each week to serve. This gift of rest is important to keep the mission moving forward. If you have a food emergency, please DIAL 211 from your […]

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Christmas on Main Street, December 3, 2022 – 5:30PM

Nov 14, 2022

Christmas on Main Street will be held in Pollocksville on December 3, 2022, beginning at 5:30 pm.

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Cow Pie Bingo WINNER – Perfect 10 Event

Nov 10, 2022

Congratulations to Willie Smith as the winner of the Cow Pie Bingo this year! Although we canceled the event due to Tropical Storm IAN, we still continued to sell tickets to raise awareness and funds for the mission. On November 8th, we held a drawing for all the ticket numbers purchased. We sold 245 tickets […]

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