On March 21st the Coastal Carolina Chapter of the American Red Cross will host the Heroes Campaign Kickoff and Open House at their new office location in downtown New Bern.
The New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce will hold the official ribbon cutting at 9:30am.
The chapter will be open to the public from 10am-4pm for people to meet with current volunteers, learn more about the Red Cross and find out how they can get involved.
From 4-6pm there will be a private donor reception to thank the financial donors for their generosity and to discuss fundraising strategies for the 2013 Heroes Campaign.
Heroes for the American Red Cross is a grassroots fundraising and awareness campaign that gives community members the chance to make a big, lasting difference by raising vital funds to help those in need.
In honor of 96 years serving the greater New Bern area, the Coastal Carolina Chapter will strive to raise $96,000 in 96 days to benefit local the programs and services provided to the community.