BFA BLOG

NewBridge Bank Donates $1,000 to BFA

Thank you to NewBridge Bank for their donation to Brunswick Family Assistance of $1,000. Shown in this photo of the check presentation is Mr. Ned Marable, Vice President of NewBridge Bank, and Mrs. Stephanie Bowen , Executive Director, Brunswick Family...

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BFA Holds Successful “STUFF THE BUS” Events

Kudos to Charles “G” Jackson for staging two very successful “STUFF THE BUS” events. On Thursday, November 17th, 2016 at the Lowes grocery store in Ocean Isle Beach, we had donations by shoppers of 503 pounds of food and $160. On Saturday, November 19th, at the Lowes...

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A Winner of the Quilt

A WINNER OF THE QUILT Ms. Utha Hewett from Supply, North Carolina was the winner of the beautiful quilt raffled off by Brunswick Family Assistance at the recent, Seniors Helping Seniors, event held at the BSRI building in Shallotte. The quilt was donated by the...

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Brunswick Beacon: Changes At Family Thrift

A study by UNCW’s Quality Enhancement for Nonprofit Organizations (QENO) was conducted last April and recommends ways to improve the BFA thrift store. On April 18, Andy Atkinson and Kerri Erb with UNCW/QENO met with BFA staff, former BFA board chairman Ken Papaj and former BFA executive director Fred Stephens.

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Thank You, Sea Trail Men’s Golf Association

THANK YOU TO: SEA TRAIL MEN’S GOLF ASSOCIATION (STMGA) from BRUNSWICK FAMILY ASSISTANCE The employees, volunteers and especially the clients of Brunswick Family Assistance, extend our sincere appreciation to STMGA for a very successful tournament benefitting BFA. On...

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Announcement: New Executive Director

Brunswick Family Assistance Agency Inc. (BFA) has announced the promotion of Mrs. Stephanie Bowen to Executive Director. BFA, a non-profit located in Shallotte, has a mission of improving the lives of families and individuals in crisis in Brunswick County, who are...

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BFA Seeks Program Manager

Program Manager Shallotte, NC - Experienced individual needed to manage programs at a local non-profit. The Program Manager Accomplishes strategic objectives by overseeing multiple project activities and community outreach. Duties include but are not limited to:...

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BFA/UNCW Affordable Housing Survey

BFA, in partnership with UNCW, is undertaking a county-wide affordable housing survey The survey is available on-line now through October 13 at: https://redcap.uncw.edu/surveys/?s=LEKY8AWFHN. Paper copies of the survey are available at the BFA offices and the County's...

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Angelos/BFA Dinner Soiree

  JOIN US AT ANGELO'S BISTRO FOR AN EXCLUSIVE WINE DINNER Angelo's Pizzeria & Bistro Wine Dinner Monday Night, September 12th, 6:30-9:00 $45 per person + tip Wine Dinner & Benefit for Brunswick Family Assistance Featuring Rocca Winery Course One...

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