To connect people to resources and build a stronger community by identifying critical needs and developing long term, measurable solutions for those needs.


Vision Statement: We envision a community where everyone has the opportunity for educational, social, and emotional growth throughout their lives.

Inner Banks STEM Center, uses first responders involvement and innovative science and technology camps, career orientation workshops & after school programs to improve relationships between first responders, the community, & youth. Offering several STEM programs for middle school students using 3-D printers. Programs focus on all youth regardless of race or sex who are at risk of making poor life-skill decisions. Located in the Youth Aviation, Technology and Fitness Center at Warren Airport.

201 Airport Road
Washington, NC 27889

Beaufort-Hyde Partnership for Children offers programs, provides resources, and collaborates with community partners and resources to assist families in Beaufort and Hyde counties to promote the social, physical, emotional, and cognitive development of children under tweleve.

979 Washington Square Mall
Washington, NC 27889
(252) 975-4647

Boy Scouts of America East Carolina Council prepares young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law and developing leadership, creativity, problem solving, determination, physical fitness and teamwork through outdoor and STEM based programs, personal growth and development, career exploration, and quality adult mentorship. Scouting programs are for youth 6-20 years of age.

P.O. Box 1698
Kinston, NC 28503


Boys and Girls Club of the Coastal Plain enables young people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens by providing a safe, positive environment, fun supportive relationships, opportunities and expectations, and recognition.

The afterschool programs include scouting, STEM programs, fitness programs, the Arts, tutoring and homework help.

Washington Unit
1089 Bridge Street
Washington, NC 27889
Belhaven Unit
225 W. Pantego Street
Belhaven, NC 27810
Mailing address
621 W. Fire Tower Rd.
Winterville, NC 28590
Literacy Volunteers assists clients in their goals for employability as well as building self-confidence by improving reading, math, comprehension, and communications skills free of charge.

113 East 15th Street
Washington, NC 27889


Pamlico Pals provides one-on-one mentoring to at-risk youth ages 7-17.

310 West Main Street
Washington, NC 27889
252-946-0185, 252-943-4378



Vision Statement: We envision an engaged, thriving community where the easy choice is the healthy choice, health is a cornerstone for community decisions, and healthy needs are met locally and affordably.

Bread of Life Food Pantry provides food assistance to those in need in Aurora and Beaufort County.
P.O. Box 186
Aurora, NC 27806
Eagle's Wings Food Pantry provides emergency food and referrals through Client's Choice Pantry, Eaglet Pals Back Pack Program, Homebound Program, and Mobile Pantry.

932 West Third St,
Washington, NC, 27889
Food Bank of the Albemarle provides local food pantries with groceries through Mobile Pantries, Disaster Relief, school snack and backpack programs, food rescue from restaurants and grocery stores, and federal & state programs.

P.O. Box 1704
Elizabeth City, NC 27906-1704
Grace Martin Harwell Senior Center Partners provides many events, programs & activities to enhance the quality of life and promote independent living for area adults 55 & older. Programs include Aerobics, Yoga, Card Games, Computer classes, quilting & painting classes, and Tax Prep, as well as state approved "evidence based" programs such as Exercising with Arthritis, Living Healthy with Arthritis, and Chronic Disease Self Management.

310 West Main Street
Washington, NC 27889



Vision Statement: We envision a thriving community working together, fulfilling basic needs and creating economic opportunity for all.

American Red Cross – Greater Pamlico Chapter runs blood donor program, classes in CPR, First Aid, & Water Safety. They provide disaster assistance for residential fires and services to military personnel and their families (SAF)
135 North Market Street
Washington, NC 27889
Arc of Beaufort County promotes the basic human rights of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through Christmas programs, Special Olympics, Track & Field Day, supplies and electronics for special-ed classrooms, parental counseling, education, and advocacy.

1534 West 5th Street
Washington, NC 27889

Open Door Community Center provides referrals to services that can help homeless women & children improve their circumstances.

1240 Cowell Farm Road
Washington, NC 27889

REAL Crisis Intervention provides confidential, supportive counseling, information, & referrals including sexual assault program 24 hours/day as well as walk-in and off-site crisis team response services.

155 North Market Street, Suite 225
Washington, NC 27889
252-946-0294, 252-758-4357
Ruth's House – Ruth's House provides safe shelter, counseling, court advocacy, and support services for victims of domestic violence. Our focus is to assist them in taking charge of their lives and help them regain independence free from the trauma of the past.

P.O. Box 2843
Washington, NC 27889
Salvation Army – provides Christ-centered comprehensive services including emergency assistance of food, clothing, rent, and utilities & lodging & furniture for fire victims.

112 East 7th Street
Washington, NC 27889
Zion Shelter provides safe shelter each night for approximately 12 homeless males as well as laundry facilities and a bathroom with a shower. They also serve a free, hot nutritious meal Monday through Friday to any hungry person, male or female, of any age.

114 West Martin Luther King Drive
Washington, NC 27889