Entries by Patty

Services

These services are most helpful to the people we counsel. A printable version is here. Dare County Department of Social Services – (252) 475-5500 Interfaith Community Outreach – (252) 480-0070 Patient Advocate Foundation (A national organization providing case management, co-pay relief and financial aid to people with all kinds of health challenges) – (800) 532-5274 Beach […]

Throwdown Surf Classic Raises Funds for Two Local Families

On September 28, 2019, families, friends, competitors, and volunteers gathered in Southern Shores for the 11th Annual Throwdown Surf Classic. The 2019 event was the largest in its history with 173 competitors, and 37 heats for 15 different divisions.  The organizers, volunteers and sponsors raised $31,000 in total, $15,000 each for Sonny Albarty and family and Ian Simmons and family […]

Volunteer Now

Nothing beats the feeling of helping others. Click here to sign up for a shift during the Outer Banks Triathlon, September 13, 14 and 15. So many different ways you can help — all of them raise funds for local students and people enduring a medical crisis.

The Lubosch Family

Kenny and Elaine Lubosch are originally from Roanoke, Virginia. They moved to the Outer Banks 7 years ago, attracted to the area by the Network for Endangered Sea Turtles (N.E.S.T).  Elaine, who worked at the Roanoke Zoo, was losing her sight and knew that she would soon be totally blind. She wanted an opportunity to […]

IMPACT OBX fundraising campaign underway

The Relief Foundation realizes that its historic reliance on event-based fundraising cannot alone suport the growing need. While Couture by the Shore, the Outer Banks Marathon, and other Outer Banks Sporting Events races will always be part of our culture and identity, the Relief Foundation is moving into a time when it must engage with […]