Local hospital donates $94,000 to dozen non-profits

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) - A dozen non-profits in the east received a helping hand from a local hospital.

CarolinaEast Health Systems and the CarolinaEast Foundation donated more than $94,000 to 12 non-profit organizations.

Recipients of the grants included organizations in Craven, Jones, Pamlico, and Carteret Counties.

Officials say they were able to make this donation possible thanks to the generosity of hospitals employees, local community members, and businesses.