Clayton Steakhouse Fundraiser – Sept. 20

Serve the Need Annual Clayton Steakhouse Fundraiser
Mark your calendar!  September 20th will be the Annual Clayton Steakhouse Fundraiser for Serve The Need in Johnston County.

Please come out and enjoy a delicious meal at the Clayton Steakhouse,
with your friends and family.  If you can’t make it, consider making a donation!

We appreciate your support each year.
Your support makes it possible for Serve the Need to continue to help
those in the community with ramps, food, books and other needs.

*Please indicate seating of 11:30 or 1pm.
11:30 am – limited to 60
1:00 pm- limited to 60
*All Take- Outs / picked up by 11:30

Menu – $15.00 per item
#1 Grilled Ribeye Sandwich on a Ciabatta Roll with sautéed onions &
provolone Cheese
#2 Grilled Chicken Sandwich on a Brioche roll with Lettuce, tomato & herb
#3 Chargrilled 1⁄4 lb. Burger on a Brioche Roll with lettuce, tomato, onion
and choice of cheese
Your Choice of: French Fries or Broasted Potatoes – Beverage Included.

Please call for tickets or questions: Indicate time to Eat-in or Take-out
Tom Ricks 919-333-8399 or Sheila Williams 919-374-7336
Looking forward to seeing you soon

Tom Ricks Explains Food Distribution to CAM


Tom Ricks, President, explains the role of Serve The Need volunteers for the food distribution.  Pick up from either Food Lion or Lowes Foods and bring to Clayton Area Ministries (CAM) distribution warehouse in Clayton.

Serve the Need plays a vital role in helping feed the hungry in both Clayton and Four Oaks communities.  Volunteers are always needed to help with this important ministry.

For information on becoming a volunteer, please call Tom at 919-333-8399 or email him at


Duane Raver Prints Still Available

You can obtain your very own Duane Raver print by making a contribution of at least $100 to Serve The Need in Johnston County.  Choose one from 4 prints by Duane Raver.  They are:
The Wigeon
dimensions are 23×20

The Turkey
dimensions are 25×19

The Wood duck
dimensions are 26×20

The Quail
dimensions are 23×20

Please contact either Tom Ricks at 919-333-8399  or  Melissa Dooley at 919-218-4010 to obtain YOUR print today!

Remember Amazon Smile When Online Shopping

Please don’t forget Amazon Smiles when online shopping with Amazon.  Our organization receives 5% of qualifying purchases that YOU make when you shop through Amazon Smiles.  This is a great way for Serve The Need to receive much needed dollars and it’s so simple!
In order for Serve the Need to get credit for Amazon Smile purchases, please do the following BEFORE you log into Amazon as you normally would:
#1-  login to Amazon using  (this is important)
#2 – click the “Get Started” button
#3 – provide your email login and password that you normally use for Amazon
#4 – click on the supporting tab at the very top of the page
#5 – add Serve The Need in Johnston County — our # is 26-4254444.
#6 – That’s it.  You are now logged into your Amazon account benefitting Serve The Need.
NOTE:  Your Amazon benefits follow you when you log into  They don’t change and you will still receive all of your Prime benefits and can view your past purchases, etc, as you normally would.  The only thing that changed, is you are now supporting Serve The Need.  You will need to log into Amazon using the URL – each time in order to benefit Serve The Need.  If you don’t login this way, our organization will not get the benefits.

Thank you and if you have any questions about AmazonSmile, please call Melissa Dooley – 919-218-4010