Partners in Health and Wholeness is co-sponsoring a Healthy Communities, Healthy Churches Summit on Saturday, September 7 from 10am-3pm in New Bern (Christ Episcopal Ministry Center, 311 Middle Street). The Summit will provide information on local health initiatives, funding opportunities for faith-based organizations, as well as information on the upcoming Affordable Care Act.
Other participating organizations include: Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC, Coastal Carolina Substance Abuse Prevention, NC Justice Center, NC Cooperative Extension and Easter Seals UCP. Lunch will also be provided.
You don’t want to miss this important event! Please RSVP today by contacting Pastor Dawn Baldwin Gibson at 252-671-1006 or Chaplain Martha Brown at 252-481-5679.
Willona Stallings, PHW Program Coordinator
Partners in Health and Wholeness is an initiative of the North Carolina Council of Churches. PHW aims to connect health as a faith issue. Please visit our website to sign your personal pledge to be healthier, and to find out about grant opportunities for places of worship in NC.