To the editor: On behalf of Brunswick County residents in crisis, the board of directors and staff of Brunswick Family Assistance (BFA) would like to express our gratitude to the community of Brunswick County for their generosity in aiding the county’s neediest. Specifically, BFA in 2009 distributed:
•$374,000 in food (183 tons) to 3,051 households with 9,546 affected people.
•$139,000 in heating and utilities to 1,701 households.
•$158,000 in rental assistance and emergency shelter to 484 households.