• 11:57 am Bladen’s Best of the Best for 2019
  • 11:35 am Updated news about Bladen County Election Investigations
  • 5:28 pm Celebrating Ms. Shelby Patrick and Ms. Berline Graham
  • 5:11 pm Special election estimated to cost Bladen County tens of thousands
  • 4:45 pm Former Carvers Creek Fire Chief dies in auto accident
  • 4:24 pm BaseballEast Bladen 8, Wallace-Rose Hill 5
  • 4:17 pm Roseboro Rescue gets tech upgrade

Are you a rural United Methodist church in Southeast NC with a food ministry? Or a nonprofit or church in Bladen, Columbus or Robeson County with a community project that promotes healthy eating or active living?

Join Resourceful Communities to learn more about our small grant program. Staff with our Faith and Food Initiative and our Healthy Eating Active Living Initiative will answer questions.

Registration is open for the upcoming Resourceful Communities Lunch and Learn! Please share this information below with any other organizations or churches in Bladen, Columbus, and Robeson counties that might benefit from knowing more about our small grants and partnership opportunities related to “Healthy Eating Active Living,” the root causes of hunger, and local food-related community economic development.

This workshop is free, includes lunch, and we reimburse for mileage!

Lunch with Resourceful Communities and CNEF Info Session

Register today to learn about our small grants available to:

* Rural United Methodist Churches with Food Ministries

* Projects that Increase Healthy Eating and Active Living Opportunities in Bladen, Columbus and Robeson Counties.

WHEN: Wednesday, January 23 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (Lunch provided.)


Jones Lake State Park – Auditorium

4117 Hwy 242 N

Elizabethtown, NC 28337 (910) 588-4550

REGISTER by January 16: Visit https://cnefelizabethtownnc.eventbrite.com to register. Please note that this workshop is county specific. Register NOW as space is limited!