Seven Year Old Asks for Donations Instead of Gifts

For Haven Ledford’s 7th Birthday, she decided to ask for something out of the ordinary for gifts.  Instead of asking for the traditional gifts, she wanted to collect items for the homeless.  With her parents and family support, Haven brought it a carload of...

Thanksgiving 2016

Burke United Christian Ministries thanks all volunteers that assisted with Thanksgiving 2016 in anyway.  Below is the Morganton News Herald article, published on November 28th to http://www.morganton.com/ Community members serve Thanksgiving meal at Burke United...

Morganton Day School prepares Senior Santa

Thank you Morganton Day School Students for joining us on November 21st to volunteer.  One group of students packed over 100 Senior Santa bags, while another group of students organized and sorted food in the warehouse. We appreciate their volunteer skills.  Students...

BUCM Executive Director Named

The Burke United Christian Ministries Board of Directors has announced the selection of David Burleson, Ed.D. as its new executive director.   Burleson will fill the position previously held by Jill King, who announced her resignation earlier this year to return...

Senior Projects

It is a joy to work with High School Seniors on their Senior Project with Burke County Public Schools.  We have had a couple finish up  in the past month. Mally collected items for the homeless population.  She collected over 30 pounds of items.  Thank you to Mally...