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  • NHRMC Pilot Program with Help Hub

    The Help Hub at the Harrelson Center has partnered with New Hanover Regional Medical Center in a pilot program to gain deeper understanding of health and wellness concerns in highly populated area of New Hanover County, downtown and metropolitan Wilmington. The program began in 2018 and will continue to assist in overcoming obstacles to accessing resources for preventative and primary care and provide opportunity to improve health outcomes. Read more...

  • The 5th Annual Parade Mile – Racing to Benefit the Jo Ann Carter Harrelson Center

    For the past four years, men, women, and children have gathered for a charity race ahead of the Azalea Festival’s annual parade. The race, the Parade Mile, run by a local law firm, McAngus Goudelock & Courie, PLLC, aims to raise awareness of local philanthropic organizations that take care of those in need in the Greater Wilmington community. Walt Rapp, member in the firm’s litigation group, founded the race in 2015, hoping to make a positive impact in the local community and to educate his two children on the importance of giving to others while having fun. Read more...

  • Catholic Charities –  Partner of the Year 2018

    On the third floor of the Harrelson Center, people from all walks of life are waiting to meet with Emilie Hart and her staff at the Catholic Charities Wilmington Office. This Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh regional offices supports 6 counties of people in southeastern NC – all of which were impacted by Hurricane Florence. Catholic Charities will case manage thousands of our neighbors with unmet basic needs such as housing, furniture, food and supplies, and assist them through the long term recovery process, which could take years.  Read more...