Tagged: Outer Banks Community Foundation

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OBX Seafood Fest Sunshine, Food & Fun

The Outer Banks needed that. We needed the Outer Banks Seafood Festival—the perfect weather that came with it, the fantastic music and great seafood from local restaurants. We needed all of that; we needed...

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Hurricane Matthew-Surprising Power in OBX Storm

Hurricane Matthew delivered to the Outer Banks what is in tropical storm terms a haymaker—a wild punch that seemed to catch almost everyone by surprise. By Thursday of last week we knew the weekend...

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Agents of Financial Aid

OBAR Scholarship Program Helps Local Students Realize Dreams by Jose Valle When Macy Quidley applied for college earlier this year, she wasn’t sure how she would pay for it. That was, at least, until...

Edward Greene, 90 years young at the Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year banquet. 0

Edward Greene Citizen of the Year

Communities invariably have living treasures in their midsts. For the Outer Banks one of those treasures is Edward Greene—owner of the Christmas Shop, philanthropist, lover of life and so much more. He was honored...

Dorothy Hester presenting Champion Award to Jane Webster. 0

An Emotional OBCF Luncheon

The emotional climax to the annual Outer Banks Community Foundation luncheon was the presentation of a Champion Award to Sterling Webster. Sterling passed away last June, but his wife Jane came forward to accept...

Community Foundation Giving Circle presenting check to the Outer Banks SPCA. 0

Circle of Giving Gives to the SPCA

By Kip Tabb –  Walking into the SPCA back on Driftwood Drive in Manteo is at once joyous and heartbreaking. Joy because there is so much love in that building—the love of the workers...