Feb
07

The Crews Family Story: Life Can Change in an Instant

Special to Iredell Free News When Fran Crews stepped off her front porch with her loving husband of 53 years on January 2, 2021, she had no idea it would

Feb
06

Mooresville nonprofit working to provide allergy-friendly food to students in need

Special to Iredell Free News FOODiversity, a Mooresville-based nonprofit, is on a mission to reduce the burden faced by families who are struggling to afford nutritious foods with the added

Dec
11

Iredell Homeless Coalition celebrates first-year successes, offers holiday assistance to those in need

BY DEBBIE PAGE debbiepage.iredellfreenews@gmail.com The Iredell Homeless Coalition observed its first year of community service during its December meeting by sharing success stories from the previous year and information about

Nov
29

Fifth Street Ministries announces $10,000 community challenge to help fund tiny homes initiative

FROM STAFF REPORTS A local veterans group has promised to match up to $10,000 in community donations to support three nonprofits’ efforts to provide housing solutions for homeless veterans in

Nov
27

Iredell County United Way Partner Agency Spotlight: Troutman Fire & Rescue (Video)

Iredell County United Way Partner Agency Spotlight: Troutman Fire & Rescue ADDRESS: 125 N. Main Street, Troutman PHONE: (704) 528-4576 EMAIL: wmorris176@yahoo.com WEBSITE: www.troutmanfirerescue.com

Nov
26

Iredell Homelessness Coalition seeking donations to change lives, brighten holidays

BY DEBBIE PAGE debbiepage.iredellfreenews@gmail.com The Iredell County Homelessness Coalition, made up of agencies, churches and organizations, is working to meet the needs of homeless and vulnerable populations during the holiday

Nov
26

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Salvation Army of Iredell County (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Salvation Army of Iredell County ADDRESS: 1361 Caldwell Street, Statesville, NC 28677 PHONE: 704-872-5623 EMAIL: Shacoby.Brandon@uss.salvationarmy.org WEBSITE: https://www.salvationarmycarolinas.org/iredell/ Leadership: Maj. Joe Mure and Maj. Joann Mure

Nov
24

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Yokefellow Ministry (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Yokefellow Ministry ADDRESS: 1386 Shelton Avenue, Statesville PHONE: 704-872-1459 (Thrift Store/Business Office); 704-872-7677 (Helping Center) EMAIL: yokefellowthriftstore@gmail.com and yokefellowhelpingcenter@gmail.com WEBSITE: yokefellowministry.squarespace Executive

Nov
19

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Iredell County Rescue Squad & Fire Inc. (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Iredell County Rescue Squad & Fire Inc. ADDRESS: 1902 Wilkesboro Highway, Statesville, NC 28625 PHONE: 704-872-8192 EMAIL ADDRESS: info@iredellrescue.org WEBSITE: www.iredellrescue.org Chief:

Nov
18

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: North Iredell Rescue Squad (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: North Iredell Rescue Squad ADDRESS:  1538 Tabor Road, Harmony, NC 28634 (P.O. Box 558) PHONE: 704-539-5328 EMAIL ADDRESS: nirescue@yadtel.net FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/northiredellrescue/ Chief:

Nov
16

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Lifespan (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Lifespan ADDRESS: 143 Iredell Avenue, Troutman, NC 28166 (Enrichment); 302 W. Broad Street Statesville, NC 28677 (Education) PHONE: 704-873-5646 (Enrichment); 704-872-8579 (Education)

Nov
15

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Girl Scouts – Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Girl Scouts – Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont ADDRESS: Hickory Service Center, 208 Union Square NW, Suite 101, Hickory, NC 28601 PHONE: 800-672-2148

Nov
14

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Piedmont Mediation (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Piedmont Mediation ADDRESS: 1316 Davie Avenue, Statesville, NC 28677 PHONE: 704-873-7624 EMAIL ADDRESS: piedmontmediation1@juno.com WEBSITE: www.piedmontmediation.com Executive Director: Terri Masiello Board Chair:

Nov
13

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Boys & Girls Club of the Piedmont (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Boys & Girls Club of the Piedmont ADDRESS: 1001 Cochran Street, Statesville PHONE: 704-397-2429 EMAIL ADDRESS: cyoung@piedmontbgc.org WEBSITE: www.piedmontbgc.org Executive Director: Clarissa

Nov
11

HPCIC honors veterans at local nursing facilities

Special to Iredell Free News Their service to our country may have taken place years ago, but residents of local assisted living and skilled nursing facilities were appreciative of the

Nov
11

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Children’s Hope Alliance (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Children’s Hope Alliance ADDRESS: P.O. Box 1, Barium Springs NC 28010 PHONE: 704.872.4157 EMAIL ADDRESS: communications@childrenshopealliance.org WEBSITE: www.childrenshopealliance.org Executive Director: Celeste Dominguez

Nov
10

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Pharos Parenting (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Pharos Parenting ADDRESS: 1602 Davie Avenue PHONE: 704-878-2227 EMAIL ADDRESS: info@pharosparenting.org WEBSITE: www.pharosparenting.org Executive Director: Tonya Fowler Board Chair: Susan Ervin Number

Nov
09

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: American Red Cross (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: American Red Cross ADDRESS: 122 Backstretch Lane, Suite 101, Mooresville, NC 28117 PHONE: 704-376-1661 EMAIL ADDRESS: Allison.taylor@redcross.org WEBSITE: www.redcross.org/greater-carolinas Executive Director: Allison Taylor

Nov
08

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Iredell Christian Ministries (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Iredell Christian Ministries  ADDRESS: 752 Old Salisbury Road, Statesville, NC 28677 PHONE: 704-924-6700 EMAIL ADDRESS: joym@iredellcm.org WEBSITE: www.iredellcm.org Executive Director: Joy M.

Nov
07

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Iredell Council on Aging (Video)

United Way of Iredell County Partner Agency Spotlight: Iredell Council on Aging ADDRESS: 344 E. Front Street, Statesville PHONE: 704 873 5171 EMAIL ADDRESS: arice@iredellcoa.org WEBSITE: iredellcoa.org Executive Director: Anna