About BCHC

Brunswick County Homeless Coalition (BCHC) is a group of volunteers from faith based ministries, not for profit organizations, local agencies and concerned citizens coming together for the ​greater good of Brunswick County's homeless and in need population.

If you have a passion to help those in need and the time and talent ​to support BCHC please join us ​​and help us help the under served of Brunswick County.

​Your prayers, your compassion, and your donations are greatly appreciated and needed.

Officers and Board Members

Co President - Barbara Serafin, Board Member
Co President - Jerry Rothenberg, Board Member
Treasurer - Dave Cyrulik, Board Member
Joe Staton, Board Member
Wade Fulmer, Board Member
Paul Witmer, Board Member
Vice President - Open Position - Volunteer to fill this position...
Secretary - Open Position - Volunteer to fill this position...

Committees and Leaders

1-888 Calls Committee: Barbara Serafin
Shelter Committee: Paul Witmer
Publicity Committee: Joe Staton
Veterans Committee: Paul Witmer
Strategic Plan Committee: Jerry Rothenberg
Membership Secretary: Debra Krozser
Grant Committee: Open Position - Volunteer to fill this position...
Volunteer Coordinator: Open Position - Volunteer to fill this position...

Mission Statement

BCHC's mission is to serve as an advocate for the homeless and those in need by increasing awareness and education of issues, and by exploring, promoting, recruiting, facilitating and providing resources to meet these needs.


BCHC’s vision is to ensure that needed resources are easily accessible by the homeless and those in need in order to decrease the incidence of chronic and transitional homelessness.


  • Educate Brunswick County about the homeless and those who are at risk of becoming homeless.
  • Coalition ambassadors program.
  • Host the Hunger and Homeless Banquet each November. Educate and assist those at risk for homelessness.
  • Provide emergency assistance and information 1-888-519-5362 calls.
  • Provide mentoring programs for those in need.
  • Continue to partner with other nonprofit organizations
  • Advocate for affordable housing in Brunswick county.
  • Partner with other nonprofit organizations to advocate for a public transportation system for individuals and families in Brunswick County.
  • Increase awareness in Brunswick County of the mission and vision of BCHC.
  • Increase the volunteer base with needed skills to strengthen BCHC.