Our Partners

Education

Boy Scouts of America
Boy Scouts of America

482 E. Connecticut Ave.
Southern Pines, NC 28387
910-695-7252, cell: 910-986-3929

Programs teach ethical behavior, citizenship, self-reliance and teamwork. Merit badge programs offer subjects from astronomy to zoology.

Contact: Robin Covert

Moore Buddies Mentoring
Moore Buddies Mentoring

P.O. Box 223
Pinehurst, NC 28370

910-295-1072

Champion’s the connection of needed community resources with schools and other sites to help young people successfully learn, stay in school, and prepare for life.

Contact: Joyce Clevenger

4-H After School
4-H After School

P.O. Box 1149
Carthage, NC 28327
910-947-3188

Concentrates on establishing community clubs or special interest groups for kids, with a focus on life skills, education, citizenship, community service and leadership preparation.

Contact: Sarah Miller

Northern Moore Family Resource Center
Northern Moore Family Resource Center

P.O. Box 190
Robbins, NC 27325
910-948-4324

Encourages the development of strong families, healthy children and caring communities by matching resources with needs in Northern Moore County.

Contact: Clare Ruggles

Partners for Children and Families
Partners for Children and Families

7720 NC Highway 22
Carthage, NC 28327
910-949-4045

In conjunction with local pediatricians, family physicians and nurse practitioners the Reach Out and Read program provides new developmentally-appropriate books to children aged 6 months through 5 years, and advise parents about the importance of reading aloud.

Contact: Terry Reynolds

Sandhills Student Assistance Program

P.O. Box 2154
Southern Pines, NC 28388
910-603-8119

Addresses the urgent problems of Moore County school children who arrive at school hungry or without adequate basic clothing or in other immediate need. SSA provides schools with snack food nutrition and other products for students, identified by school personnel, who are at school with immediate needs or are identified to be at other risk.

Contact: Jack Kennard, Chairman of the Board/Mike Branscome

Patriot Foundation
Patriot Foundation

P.O. Box 5069
Pinehurst, NC 28374
910-692-7878

To provide support for the families of Airborne, Air Assault, and Special Operations soldiers and other selected warriors killed, wounded, injured or who have become seriously ill in the Global War on Terrorism.  The Foundation is a privately funded organization, and is committed to  providing  scholarships to college or technical school for children of these soldier/warriors.

Contact: Chuck Deleot, President & Chairman of the Board

Financial Stability

American Red Cross
American Red Cross

P.O. Box 407
Southern Pines, NC 28388
910-692-8571

Well known for its work in disaster relief, the Red Cross also offers training in First Aid, CPR, safety and swimming as well as aid to military families.

Contact: Phillip Harris

Legal Aid of North Carolina
Legal Aid of North Carolina

PO Box 1728
Pittsboro, NC 27312
(800) 672-5834, (910) 542-0475

LANC is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove barriers to economic opportunity.

Contact: Erin Haygood

Moore County Literacy Council
Moore County Literacy Council

P.O. Box 1966
Southern Pines, NC 28388
910-692-5954

Teach adults how to read or to read better.  Help people who do not speak or read English as their first language. Furnishes trained tutors to assist in GED classrooms at SCC and in the Moore County Schools.

Contact: Stuart Mills

Sandhills Coalition for Human Care
Sandhills Coalition for Human Care

1500 W. Indiana Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28387
910-693-1600

Offers food, clothing, transportation and financial assistance to people with emergency needs.

Contact: Barrett Walker

Health

The Arc of Moore County
The Arc of Moore County

P.O. Box 773
Southern Pines, NC 28388
910-692-8272

Assures through advocacy, support, and education that individuals with mental retardation have the opportunity to pursue a quality life.

Contact: Wendy Carter

The Bethany House, Inc.

The Bethany House, Inc.

240 E. Vermont Ave.
Southern Pines, NC 28387
910-692-0779

Provides a supervised environment in a home for women recovering from substance abuse so that they can re-enter society and lead a self-supporting life.

Contact: Paige Ingram

Bethesda, Inc.

204 Pine Street
Aberdeen, NC 28315
910-944-7700

A halfway house for men with substance abuse problems.  It offers detox services, counseling, vocational rehabilitation and employment assistance.

Contact: Glenn Greene

Friend to Friend
Friend to Friend

P.O. Box 1508
Carthage, NC 28327
910-947-1703/910-947-3333 (Crisis Line)

Furnishes emergency assistance to victims of physical, sexual and emotional abuse, including a women’s shelter.

Contact: Anne Friesen

Meals on Wheels
Meals on Wheels

500 E. Rhode Island Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28387
910-692-0384

150 volunteers deliver over 30,000 hot, nutritious meals a year to the disabled and elderly home bound.

Contact: Rebecca Listrom

MooreHealth
MooreHealth

P.O. Box 3000
Pinehurst, NC 28374
910-715-3487

Providing Born Learning Trails in the Moore County community designed to help parents, caregivers and communities use everyday moments outdoors to boost school readiness of children in their pre-school and elementary years.

Contact: Roxanne Elliott