One of the highest-paid centers in NFL history is the reason many of North Carolina’s hungry and homeless eat. Jason Brown, a former standout with the Baltimore Ravens, now donates food to feed people across the state from his 1000-acre farm in Louisburg.
Celebrity dog trainer Joel Silverman is known for his work with Dreyfuss on NBC’s 'Empty Nest.' Now, he travels the country working with Humane Societies to train shelter dogs to help them become more adoptable.
Annual kick off ofthe Stop Summer Hunger initiative at The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina at Wilmington. By July 31, the hope is to provide 220,000 meals to children in New Hanover, Brunswick, Columbus and Pender Counties.
The Annual Coastal Duck Derby benefits Coastal Horizons Crisis Intervention Services (Open House Youth Shelter and The Rape Crisis Center).The event is on Saturday, June 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Jungle Rapids. Those who adopt a duck have a chance to win prizes.