Thank you ECU School of Dental Medicine

Thank you to the Fiondra Baldwin, Brianna Smith, Courtney Williams and the ECU School of Dental Medicine’s (SoDM) chapter of the Student National Dental Association (SNDA) for visiting the shelter on Wednesday, May 26th. This chapter of the SNDA has partnered with the ECU School of Dental Medicine to celebrate a Day of Unity on Friday, May 14th, to honor the differences among people and to encourage dialogue on diversity and racism. While racism has been pervasive throughout American hist...
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Covenant Church Comes to the Rescue!

On Saturday, April 24, an incredible event happened when a group of about 40 members of Covenant Church came to our rescue.  The Covenant Outreach group was organized by Jennifer Herdman.  The workers divided into two groups, one working inside the resource center and the other working on landscaping the entire property.  They brought trucks, trailers, yard equipment, and 280 cubic yards of mulch.  The outside group miraculously got all of the shrubs around both the shelter and the school (resou...
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St. James UMC Helping Out.

On Saturday, April 17, a group of men from St. James UMC church came to help clean the old school building.  The men were Tyler Chanis, Kevin Haltigan, Lynne Garrison, Ken Steinweg, and Aaron Sampon.  These men are the "breakfast Ministry Team".  Kevin Haltigan, the man who organized the day, very generously provided a dumpster for us.  He owns New East Recycling and Container.  He brought the dumpster, helped fill it with materials that had to be removed from the center, hauled it away and empt...
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Wanda Montano, Housing Coordinator

Wanda Montano, Housing Coordinator, for Community Crossroads has interviewed with Reverend Coles. She spoke about the procedures of Community Crossroads Center, as well as the Work First Program. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=En3bGBLKKwk
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Community Crossroads Center’s 2021 Giving Tuesday Campaign

Community Crossroads Center (formerly Greenville Community Shelter) was established in January of 1988. We are a “night only” emergency shelter and the only homeless shelter in Pitt County, NC. For 32 years, through all sorts of weather, natural disasters, financial turmoil, tough times and even a pandemic, the doors to Community Crossroads Center have always remained open. Our mission is to “serve the homeless and those at risk of homelessness by providing safe housing and assisting them in ...
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Covid Vaccine

Thank you to the Vidant Health Team for visiting the shelter and administering the vaccine to the residents and staff.  They came out to the shelter on March 17th to administer the vaccine.  One step at a time doing our part to ensure everyone has access to the vaccine.
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COVID-19 Vaccine Wait List

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Online COVID-19 Vaccine Wait List Available for Individuals Age 75+ Seniors can sign up online or receive assistance through an expanded call center (Pitt County) – Effective today, January 14, 2021, Pitt County Health Department will begin offering an online wait list option for individual ages 75 years and older who would like to receive the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. This wait list option can be accessed at www.pittcountync.gov/COVIDWaitlist. Individuals can also ac...
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Thank You!

We would like to thank all of the Volunteers who have been providing bag lunches to the residents at Community Crossroads Center.  Normally, our residents do not get to eat lunch, but thanks to our volunteers, they are getting to eat 3 meals per day. We are asking that you prepare and deliver 20 bag lunches to Shelter for residents.  Please visit www.signupgenius.com to create an account.  In the search feature, search for admin@greenvillecommunityshelter.org.  This will take you to our sign ...
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Honor Cards Are Here!

Honor Card It is Honor Card Season! I would like to encourage everyone to consider supporting the Center by purchasing Honor Cards. They are extremely limited and are only available until Christmas. They are only $5 each or 25 or more are only $4 each. All proceeds go to support our mission here at Community Crossroads Center. The cost of 5 cards will keep an individual sheltered for one night. Let your loved ones know that you donated to the Shelter in their honor. You may purchase them b...
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Giving Tuesday Campaign

Community Crossroads Center’s 2020 Giving Tuesday Campaign  Community Crossroads Center (formerly Greenville Community Shelter) was established in January of 1988. We are a “night only” emergency shelter and the only homeless shelter in Pitt County, NC. For 32 years, through all sorts of weather, natural disasters, financial turmoil, tough times and even a pandemic, the doors to Community Crossroads Center have always remained open. Our mission is to “serve the homeless and those at risk o...
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