• Wes Watkins
  • Matt Ward
  • Jeff Cox
  • Dale Hayes
  • Tres Kirkland
  • Interim Health Care
  • Brian Strickland
  • Steve Fisher
  • Bryan Stanley
  • Richard Smith
  • Ocean Isle Sea Turtles
  • Sue Wyckoff
  • Sheriff’s Boat

Flotilla News

Ocean Isle Beach Flotilla

The Ocean Isle Beach Flotilla Committee donated $14,221 to Brunswick Family Assistance.  The money was raised from sponsorships of corporations and businesses throughout North Carolina, support from many local businesses, t-shirt sales, raffles, boat entries, auction of Jimmy Buffett tickets, and donations. Pictured from left is Sue Wyckoff, Heather Caldwell, BFA board member John Causey, […]


About BRUNSWICK FAMILY ASSISTANCE BFA is a private non-profit 501(3)(c) organization offering several programs to low-income families in Brunswick County, North Carolina. Now in our 31st year of operation, our major funders include Brunswick County, Brunswick Electric, United Way of the Cape Fear Area, Cape Fear Memorial Foundation, the National Emergency Food and Shelter Program, […]


2013 Flotilla Winners

Jeff Cox was the Overall Winner with his Rocking Horse boat. Sue Wyckoff  (breast cancer awareness boat) - WON 1st place in large boat category. Bryan Stanley  (sailboat christmas tree)- WON 2nd place in large boat category. Ocean Isle Beach Sea Turtle Protection Organization -WON 3rd place in large boat category. Richard Smith (nativity scene) -WON 1st place in small boat category. Brian Strickland (boat with cross) -WON 2nd place in small boat category. The Sheriff's department led the boat parade and the Sea Tow boat was the final boat in the Flotilla. Other entries were: Steve Fisher (palm trees), Interim Healthcare-Ricky and Lou Byrd, Tres Kirkland, Dale Hayes (ferris wheel), Matt Ward (boat with wreath), and Wes Watkins (snowman). Thank you to everyone who participated! … [Read More...]



Margaritaville Soles of the Tropics, Sea Tow, Lee Electric, Kathy Fulford Rourk-Rourk Appraisals, Inlet View Bar and Grill, Ernest G. Crews Construction, Pelican Perch Bar and Grill, Southeast Lighting, The GPS Store, Floor Coverings International, Sanford Contractors, Ermco, Starheel Properties, Sanford Steel, National Transformer Sales, Island Classics Interiors, WIX/ Napa Filters Products, Buffalo Wild Wings, First Bank, Green Up. Allstate: William T. Russ Jr., Carolina Wing Company, Indicor, Businesses with Donations: Debbie and Tim Tucker, Sugar Confections Bakery, The Tulip Tree Boutique, Causeway Gourmet, Calabash Creamery, Wendy Hughes-The Pampered Chef, Kristin Agner-31 Products, Adam and Eve, Victoria's Ragpatch, Castaway's Grill, Planet Fun, Seaside Bakery, Janie Withers-Pawsability, Kimberly Jo's Boutique, Ocean Isle Inn, Ted and Brenda Mickey, Duffer's Restaurant Joyce Bailey at NC Concierge Sandra Hales at Sandra Hales … [Read More...]