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JC Lyle

Executive Director, Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry
BIO

JC Lyle has served as WARM’s Executive Director since January 2009. Under her leadership, WARM's annual revenue and productivity have more than quadrupled. Prior to working in the nonprofit sector, Lyle worked at McKim & Creed on  

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Residential Real Estate
Jul 15, 2019

Hurricane Florence: A Source of Grace and Hope

Diane and her daughter Phyllis live 12 minutes apart. Before Hurricane Florence, they each had their share of tragedy.     Diane lost her husband and her son several years ago and has been ...

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Jul 1, 2019

Who is in Charge of Hurricane Recovery Anyway?

In the nearly 10 months since Hurricane Florence, thousands of individuals, businesses, churches, civic clubs, nonprofits, and government agencies have stepped up to the plate to help our region recov ...

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Jun 20, 2019

“The H Word” Hot Topic: Affordable Housing

During the June Power Breakfast, The H Word, about hurricane recovery, one of the hottest topics to emerge was the lack of affordable housing in our state.   In fact, NC Emergency Manageme ...

Residential Real Estate
Jun 7, 2019

What is the Difference Between WARM & Habitat for Humanity?

This Insights article is co-authored by Steve Spain, Executive Director of Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity.   Sometimes, when people hear about WARM’s mission, they immediately compar ...

Residential Real Estate
May 15, 2019

Why is Medicaid Paying for Home Repairs?

It’s true! Medicaid will soon be paying for home repairs and other non-clinical services including nutrition counseling, support for victims of domestic violence, and transportation. This is ...

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Mar 26, 2019

The Hurricane Changed Nothing

Diane has had trouble paying her bills since she lost her husband a few years ago. Her roof fell into disrepair and was no match for Hurricane Florence's 90 mile-per-hour winds. The hurricane da ...

Residential Real Estate
Mar 18, 2019

The Hurricane Changed Everything

In the past six months, I have heard dozens of people tell me they were planning something – a special home project, a long-awaited trip, a certain work goal – but Hurricane Florence chang ...

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Jan 4, 2019

Maximum Sustained Giving

Harnessing the power of good to recover from Hurricane Florence Mayor Saffo helps Sandy Spiers of SunTrust Bank present checks to local nonprofits involved in hurricane response and recovery during ...

Residential Real Estate
Nov 30, 2018

Don’t Waste This Disaster

Ideally, Long Term Recovery Groups become permanent because communities are always in one stage of disaster management: Hazard Mitigation, Preparation, Response, or Recovery. (NHCR3 uses the term Re ...

Residential Real Estate
Nov 20, 2018

When Good Goes Rogue

Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity’s Lynne Wooten, Wilmington City Councilman Charlie Rivenbark, and WARM’s JC Lyle greet volunteers unloading 18 palates of donations. Why do nonprofits ...

Residential Real Estate
Oct 30, 2018

If at First You Don’t Succeed with FEMA, Try, Try Again!

As the only permanent agency in the tri-county area whose mission is to rebuild owner occupied homes, WARM has been very busy since Hurricane Florence. Check out this video to see what we&rsquo ...

Residential Real Estate
Apr 26, 2018

Community Service PTO Benefits Your Company, as Well as Your Community

Duke Energy employees came to a WARM rebuild site instead of the office on a beautiful Friday last Spring. Together, they replaced flooring and completed other repairs for a widow in Hampstead. & ...

Residential Real Estate
Apr 13, 2018

Four Keys to Success for Your Business's Next Charity Event

In 2016, nCino employees, led by Drew Heath, held a golf tournament with proceeds going to WARM. In addition to raising money, the employees enjoyed a beautiful Friday outdoors together instead of b ...

Residential Real Estate
Feb 26, 2018

Why Can't You Just Write a Grant for That?

WARM volunteers replace the kitchen floor of a local widow. The project was funded by a grant from Catherine Kennedy Home Foundation, whose mission is to serve the needs of the elderly in New Hanove ...

Residential Real Estate
Feb 12, 2018

Housing for VIPs

Mary is more accustomed to helping others than being helped. So she insisted on doing the painting when WARM volunteers repaired her siding. At a networking event in November, I met a lady who t ...

Residential Real Estate
Jan 15, 2018

How to Work on Three Resolutions at Once

A CastleBranch employee learns new skills during the company's annual WARM Week. My New Year’s resolution is to learn a new skill outside the responsibilities of my job, something outdo ...

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Dec 21, 2017

Becoming A Savvier Donor

WARM is now able to help 135-155 families every year thanks to smart fundraising over the past 8 years. As donors try to make the most impact with their year-end giving, I hear this a lot: What p ...

Residential Real Estate
Dec 1, 2017

Two Critical Questions to Ask Before Joining a Board

If you are currently serving on a nonprofit board - or you’re joining one in 2018 - you most likely uncovered the basics in your due diligence.   You know you are legally liable for the o ...

Residential Real Estate
Nov 2, 2017

Four Things I’ve Learned From Serving Veterans

Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry (WARM), a grassroots nonprofit founded in 1996, completes urgent home repairs - including storm damage - and accessibility upgrades for low-income homeowners. Tho ...

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