NewBridge Bank and Cape Fear Community College team up for 2nd Annual Bridge to Bridge Run on June 13

Wilmington, NC – The Cape Fear Community College Foundation and the Sea Devil Athletic Department are partnering with NewBridge Bank and media partner WECT-TV for the 2nd Annual NewBridge Bank Bridge to Bridge 4.0 run/1.0 walk, on Thursday, June 13 at 6:30 pm at CFCC’s Schwartz Center.

The 4-mile course will take participants from the Isabel Holmes Bridge to the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge through some of the most scenic areas of downtown Wilmington, NC.  Proceeds from race registrations will benefit scholarships.

“NewBridge Bank is a tremendous supporter of Cape Fear Community College,” said Dana McKoy, CFCC’s Director of Annual Giving, “We’re thrilled to partner with them again this year for this event and are excited about this unique way to raise funds for student scholarships.”

“NewBridge Bank is pleased to sponsor this race for the second year,” said Mark Johnson, Commercial Banker for NewBridge Bank. “This event allows our employees and Wilmington residents the opportunity to support local education and economic growth in a fun and rewarding way. Additionally, the NewBridge Bank Bridge to Bridge run helps to promote cardiovascular exercise and health, which is a focus of our bank’s philanthropic and community efforts.”

A finish line celebration with food, beverages and community supporters will be held at CFCC’s Schwartz Center.

Those interested in participating may sign up at its-go-time.com or follow this link: http://its-go-time.com/event-registration?regevent_action=register&event_id=68.

NewBridge Bank is a full-service, state-chartered community bank headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina and is one of the largest community banks in the state. NewBridge Bank serves small to midsize businesses, professionals and consumers with a comprehensive array of financial services, including retail and commercial banking, private banking, wealth management, and mortgage banking. NewBridge Bank has assets of approximately $1.7 billion with 39 locations throughout North Carolina. The stock of NewBridge Bancorp, the Bank’s parent company, trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “NBBC.”

The Cape Fear Community College Foundation exists solely to support the students, faculty, academic programs and mission of Cape Fear Community College. The CFCC Foundation secures and manages gifts and grants, including cash contributions, planned or estate gifts, securities, donated services, and equipment and supplies for educational purposes. For more information about CFCC, the CFCC Foundation or establishing scholarships, please contact the Cape Fear Community College Foundation at 910.362.7207.

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