Community Causes

Financial Support For Household Bills During Crisis
January 4, 2019

imagine having a child who’s bursting with things to tell you—but unable to communicate. For Chase Markham, pictured here with his mother Beth, having severe speech dyspraxia meant frustration and misunderstandings. The disorder has left him primarily nonverbal. Luckily, when Chase had sessions with his speech therapist, he could communicate using her specialized iPad. But […]

Saving Man’s Best Friend With The SPCA of NENC

Can we make a donation in YOUR name to make a difference in the lives of local animals by supporting the SPCA of NENC? Do you know that the SPCA of Northeastern North Carolina requires in excess of $335,000 annually in order to care for the nearly 2,000 animals that come to them each year? […]

Turning Negative To Positive For Local Women

It’s not a secret. We all make mistakes. We can all use a helping hand at some time in our lives. That is why we’re extending ours to local women in our community in an effort to help them overcome life-controlling issues such as drugs and alcoholism. We’re teaming up with Pastor Holly Loyer and […]

Feeding Families, Giving Hope

  Did you know? North Carolina has one of the highest percentages in the U.S. of children under 18 years of age who are food insecure on a regular basis? Almost 1 in 4! That’s why we have set a new goal, which is to provide nutritional assistance to in-need Dare County residents. n 2014, […]

Giving Hope to Neglected Children of NC

1 in 3 girls and 1 in 6 boys are sexually abused in America before they turn 18. The epidemic of abuse and neglect is something that Kids First, Inc. are committed to combating, and the traumatized children that walk through their doors are met with child-focused, comprehensive treatment program allowing for them to heal […]

Shield Insurance Services Joins Agents Of Change Movement
February 27, 2015

Shield Insurance Services is dedicated to impacting our community by doing what we can to help others Live Well and Thrive. We are committed to being Agents of Change. Every 90 days we will be identifying a child, family, or group that could use a hand. A great number of people are going through hardship, even as you […]