Fairfield Harbourís Yacht Club Collects Food and Raises Money for Religious Communities Services
New Bern, NC, January 04, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Fairfield Harbour (www.fhpoa.com), a residential boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, has announced the community’s Yacht Club has raised nearly 3,000 pounds of food and $400 in monetary donations to benefit the Religious Communities Services. A community-based organization founded in 1982, Religious Communities Services actively works to unify local religious organizations in their commitment to minister to the basic and emergency needs of individuals and families in the New Bern area through various forms of assistance and support.
“A guiding philosophy behind our community has been that we help our neighbors whenever possible,” said Larry Knapp, president of the Fairfield Harbour board of directors. “We are thankful for the support and dedication of members of the Fairfield Harbour Yacht Club and the contributions they have made to the Religious Communities Services, as the food and money collected will go directly to assisting local families who need a helping hand.”
About Fairfield Harbour:
Established in 1975, Fairfield Harbour is a boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, North Carolina. Residents living in this recreational, resort and retirement community have access to numerous social networks as well as a 75-acre manmade harbor along the Neuse River that lies only 18 miles from the Intracoastal Waterway. Fairfield Harbour is located on more than 2,000 acres and includes more than 1,300 privately-owned single family homes, 144 condominiums and 24 townhouses. Dedicated to giving back to the community, Fairfield Harbour and its residents actively support more than 75 nonprofit groups in the region, including the Wounded Warrior Project, Tryon Palace, Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation and Coastal Women’s Shelter. Community Association Services (CAS, Inc.), which is led by John Stone, president, serves as the professional management company for Fairfield Harbour. Fairfield Harbour was most recently named “Community of the Year” by the Community Association Institute of North Carolina. For more information about Fairfield Harbour, visit http://www.fhpoa.com.
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