How Can FSN of Eastern NC Help You?

How can Family Support Network of Eastern NC help you? – Putting you in touch with other parents who have gone through a similar situation. – Providing a “listening ear” – Training volunteers to work with other parents in similar situation – By providing free information and helping you find appropriate resources in your community….

Aquaphysical Marathon 2017

Now seeking 10 teams of four members each to participate in this unique competition.  You can be a member of the team that outlasts all others in competing on an aquabase (inflatable board). You will be doing many of the same exercises and moves that you would on land but for this competition you will…

Santa Claus is coming to town…

Santa and will be auctioned at the Family Support Network’s Festival of Trees Gala Event on Dec 9. Santa will go to the highest bidder. Last year he was able to go to see the children at a local doctor’s office. He can come to your home prior to Christmas on a date determined by…

Angel Boberg Webb Memorial Scholarship – 2016 Recipient Amber Fields

Congratulations to Amber Fields, recipient of the Angel Boberg Webb Memorial Scholarship 2016 “I found my calling and passion for teaching during my senior year of high school while completing my graduation project. During this project, I worked closely with four students with exceptionalities at a local high school. I taught them how to sing and…

Brenda Boberg visits ECU

Brenda Boberg recently visited the campus of East Carolina University and spoke to classes regarding the Family Support Network of Eastern North Carolina’s mission.

BB&T Stantonsburg Rd Recognition

Sonya Hall and Mandy Shelp at BB&T on Stantonsburg Road received a cookie for their support of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary.

Named ‘exemplar’ program

The Institute of Patient and Family Centered Care in Bethesda MD named Family Support Network of Eastern NC one of the top programs in the nation. Thank you to our Board and volunteers for making us who we are today.

Inner Banks Media – Henry Hinton

Robbie Marlowe, Board Member for Family Support Network of Eastern NC,  presenting cookies to Henry Hinton of Inner Banks Media as a sponsor. Inner Banks Media has volunteered in many different aspects over the years. Helping families in eastern in NC that has a child with special needs is one of Henry’s passions.

Grady-White Boats

Thank you to Grady-White Boats for their continued sponsorship of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC.   Grady-White’s support enables us to help families across eastern NC.

Orthotics and Prosthetics East

The Family Support Network of Eastern NC, Inc says thank you to Orthotics and Prosthetics East for their support and care of families in eastern NC.

Hines Family Story

In Testament to the Family Support Network of Pitt County, NC: Ms. Brenda Boberg and her staff at the Family Support Network of Pitt County first entered our lives shortly after we entered the hospital on December 12, 2007 at 22.5 weeks gestation. Over the next several weeks of hospitalization and bed rest, the Family…

Family Autism Center

Family Autism Center  Dr. Mike Reichel and Paula Bowen at the Family Autism Center a great sponsor of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC.

Speedway Recognition

Speedway to 30th Recognition Thank you to Speedway for their support of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC.

CMP Pharma – 30 years series

CMP Pharma – 30 years series Thank you CMP Pharma, Famville NC for supporting families with speical needs. Family Support Network of Eastern NC continues to celebrate our 30th year of providing parent mentoring and resources for families who have children with special needs. We are recognizing our sponsors on the 30th of each month…

Carla’s Story

  Carla’s Story   As we continue to reminisce over the last 30 years Carla shares her story. I couldn’t imagine how drastically my life was going to change when I had to be admitted on October 31, 2007 with pregnancy complications. In those moments, I remember the fear and anxiety surrounding the unknown. The…

Frances’ Story

Frances’ Story One’s strength is tested and defined by unexplained tragedies. Thirty years ago Bettie Ann and Rob faced one of their greatest challenges as the joyous anticipation of new parenthood was swiftly replaced with mourning, insecurity and fear. One of the inevitable consequences of life is death. Bettie Ann: However, parents never expect to…

the little bank – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – the little bank the little bank takes us back in time as we make our way through the Christmas woods in our warm winter jackets admiring the well decorated trees and being consumed in the season of joy.  A beautiful theme, beautiful doll we can live vicariously through as we live in…

Neonatal Intensive Care – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Neonatal Intensive Care A wonderful tree that looks like Christmas and New Year’s Eve combined.  A splendid look to capture New Years coming in like a baby and nice way to welcome in those in the Neonatal Intensive Care unit.  Complete with bow on top! Thank you so much for your wonderful…

Mike Reichel Family – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Mike Reichel Family This tree reminds us of the beauty found in nature, wild berries, golden cat tails, and exotic grasses, as if flown in and set in place by doves and bluebirds of happiness.  A natural beauty we all enjoy. We would like to thank the Mike Reichel Family for the…

Let’s Build a Snowman – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Let’s Build a Snowman Its obvious the Snowman rule this holiday season.  Even the presents have little snowman like hats atop them.  Takes us back to when we were kids building the first snowman of the year!  Your theme gladdens our hearts and melting away the problems of the day.  Thanks so…

Let’s Build a Snowman – 2015 Festival of Trees Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Let’s Build a Snowman Its obvious the Snowman rule this holiday season.  Even the presents have little snowman like hats atop them.  Takes us back to when we were kids building the first snowman of the year!  Your theme gladdens our hearts and melting away the problems of the day.  Thanks so…

John & Lynne Siegel Family – 2015 Festival of Trees Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – John & Lynne Siegel Family We are blessed to have such a wonderful themed tree, the Santa ornaments look like their right off the screen of Frosty the snowman with such an adorable Santa face.  The dark rich red bulbs and poinsettias are complimented by flowing bands of gold, as they stream…

John & Lynne Siegel Family – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – John & Lynne Siegel Family We are blessed to have such a wonderful themed tree, the Santa ornaments look like their right off the screen of Frosty the snowman with such an adorable Santa face.  The dark rich red bulbs and poinsettias are complimented by flowing bands of gold, as they stream…

Honoring NICU Babies – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Honoring NICU Babies What a gorgeous tree, and we love the snow laden branches.  Dedicated to Honoring NICU babies, thee blue and pink ornaments stand out as theme perfect.  Congratulations on such a lovely tree.  The honor is well noted and the First Christmas message is well received. Thank you so much…

Honoring Exceptional Teachers – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Honoring Exceptional Teachers When you speak of honor and exceptionalism in sports they are given gold and silver awards, so how fitting that exceptional teachers are being honored with a gold and silver adorned tree.  The golden angels may well represent the teachers themselves as they tirelessly give of themselves to those…

Greenville Convention Center – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Greenville Convention Center We have such a wonderful selection of trees again this year, a good variety of themes and this one is no exception.  Purple being the predominate color intertwined with pastel ornaments and a pastel blue braid carrying your eye from top to bottom.  This is a nice full tree…

Grady White Boats – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Grady White Boats We’ve seen trees that looked very nice in a light green, but after seen the color shift to dark red, we like this equally well.  Love the way red and white play to bring out the best of both colors.  The snowman on the top looks warm and comfy…

ECU Staff Psychiatrists – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – ECU Staff Psychiatrists A wonderful use of Poinsettia’s in the design of this tree.  The colors compliment each other very nicely tie-ing the natural with the ornamental.  Looks like its out of the pages of a seasonal display catalog.  You inspire us. We are very grateful for the time spent decorating this…

CMP Pharm Inc – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – CMP Pharm, Inc We love the variety of Reindeer in this tree, skillfully blended from top to bottom with elegant ornaments and earthy pine cones and flowers. A splendid tree, job well done. We very much like to thank CMP Pharm, Inc. for the work and effort put into this beautiful tree…

Andy & Kaye McGinty Family – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Andy & Kaye McGinty Family What a heavenly tree.  Its easy to imagine beautiful butterflies and crystal clear decorations brightening up everything around it as if were decorating a room in a heavenly palace with an Angel watching over it all. We dearly appreciate Andy & Kaye McGinty Family for the beautiful…

Andy & Kaye McGinty Family – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Andy & Kaye McGinty Family What a heavenly tree.  Its easy to imagine beautiful butterflies and crystal clear decorations brightening up everything around it as if were decorating a room in a heavenly palace with an Angel watching over it all. We dearly appreciate Andy & Kaye McGinty Family for the beautiful…

Story Time with Santa Dec 12, 2015

Personal time with Mr. & Mrs. Claus Story Time with Santa included Personal time with Mr. & Mrs. Claus The annual Story time with Santa event hosted by the Family Support Network of Eastern NC at Greenville Convention Center on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015.

Edward Jones – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Edward Jones  Snowmen certainly brighten up a tree, especially when they are as happy looking as this bunch. This tree features a nice blend of white snowmen and red ornaments with the occasional black lump of coal ornament for good measures no doubt.  The “let it snow” song plays on in my…