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Feb 17

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Hidden Treasures at New to You

Resale shopping is like a treasure hunt. If you walk in with the expectation that you’ll find something wonderful, chances are you will. This is exactly what happened to an unsuspecting customer in late November. A group of women came in to find their treasure and one woman did. Her treasure was a mid-century bar […]

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Dec 16

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Post-Event Barnabas Empty Bowls

The recent Barnabas Empty Bowls event hosted nearly 400 attendees, successfully raised much-needed funds and increased awareness about crises, health care, food insecurity and hunger in Nassau County. Luncheon guests enjoyed the simple meal of soup, bread and dessert. At the conclusion of the Empty Bowls event, attendees chose their ...

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Nov 16

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Give Thanks, Give Back!

Thanksgiving. Black Friday. Cyber Monday. And our new favorite, Giving Tuesday. We counted our blessings on Thursday and shopped all weekend, so now it’s time to give back. On Giving Tuesday we hope you will choose Barnabas. When you donate to Barnabas you are helping your neighbors in need in Nassau County. So mark your ...

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Nov 16

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Barnabas Receives $25,000 Grant for Snackpack Program

More than 50 Florida nonprofits have received more than $1.2 million in funding as a result of grants from Walmart and the Walmart Foundation. The funding will support hunger relief, healthy eating and other critical local programs across the state.   The funding awarded in Florida is a combination of recent grant funding to ...

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Oct 16

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Barnabas and Gerri’s Corner Raise Awareness About Breast Cancer

Barnabas is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by providing critical breast screening exams to uninsured, low-income Nassau County women who do not have access to screenings and mammograms. In fact, Barnabas Health Services encourages and offers well-woman and breast exams for all female patients ...

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Oct 16

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Barnabas Center Benefits From Great Chefs of Amelia Island

Barnabas Center Benefits From Jacksonville Magazine’s Inaugural Great Chefs of Amelia Island Culinary Competition at the inaugural Great Chefs of Amelia Island culinary competition, presented by Jacksonville Magazine, Team Beaches wins the title of Great Chefs of Amelia Island.   The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island hosted the ...

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Oct 16

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Memorial United Methodist Church Youth Visit Barnabas Center

A recent visit to Barnabas Center from an enthusiastic group of elementary-age children from Memorial United Methodist Church’s Kids’ Encounter Service class resulted in a beneficial learning experience about local poverty and service to the community. Each child brought a non-perishable food item to donate to the ...

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Oct 16

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Barnabas New to You Resale Store Expands Hours

The Barnabas New to You Resale Store has expanded their hours to accommodate more evening shoppers. The New to You Resale Store is now open every day except Sundays until 6:00 p.m. and on Fridays until 7:00 p.m. at 930 South 14th Street, Fernandina Beach. Donations to and sale proceeds from the New to You […]

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Oct 16

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Barnabas in Top 1% of Charities Nationwide

Barnabas Center, a Nassau County nonprofit agency, has again achieved the coveted four-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s premier charity evaluator. Four stars is the highest rating possible for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. Barnabas has received the four star evaluation for ...

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Oct 16

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Barnabas + Boy & Girls Club Team Up For Empty Bowls

The Miller Freedom Center Boys & Girls Club on Old Nassauville Road was the site for lots of smiles and creativity during a recent Barnabas Empty Bowls Paint Party. Twenty Summer Academy club members, ages 8-12 years old, excitedly added their personal touches to the bowls that will be used during the Barnabas Empty Bowls […]

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