Treasurer Folwell Applauds Asheville Addiction Treatment Clinic | Eastern North Carolina Now | Presents Unclaimed Property Check to Real Recovery Clinical Services

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Press Release:

    (Raleigh, N.C.)     State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, applauded the work being done at Real Recovery Clinical Services in Asheville during a visit to the addiction treatment facility on Monday, July 25, with state Rep. Caleb Rudow, D-Buncombe.

    "Every person has worth, and everyone deserves a second chance. Real Recovery offers effective treatments and services for substance use, not only for rehabilitation but in developing skills to cope with challenging circumstances that can lead to lifelong recovery," Treasurer Folwell said. "Restoring dignity and motivation to those who have faced some of life's darkest challenges helps them to experience the joy of achievement and upward mobility as productive North Carolinians."

    Treasurer Folwell was at Real Recovery as part of his continuing efforts to highlight the Department of State Treasurer's (DST) Unclaimed Property Division (UPD). The treasurer presented a check for $13,342 to Real Recovery. UPD staff discovered the money during routine reviews of data in the system. The missing money had been diverted to the state's escheats fund, maintained by DST.

    "We are grateful for the opportunity to host North Carolina State Representative Rudow and Treasurer Folwell today at Real Recovery, a Pyramid Healthcare company. It was our pleasure to showcase the lifesaving mental health and substance use treatment available for the adult and adolescent residents of Asheville and surrounding communities, and we look forward to continuing to work closely with the state of North Carolina in the future," said Katharina Zunk, vice president of operations.

    NCCash.com is the repository for 17.6 million properties valued at $1.02 billion under DST's custody awaiting return to the rightful owners. For the just completed fiscal year through June 30, UPD paid a record-breaking 178,857 claims totaling more than $105.1 million from NCCash. Part of that total has been disbursed through the new NCCash Match program, a no-hassle, expedited system that eliminated paperwork processing. For the just completed fiscal year, DST paid 102,157 claims totaling about $35.3 million.

    Under state law, UPD receives and safeguards funds that are escheated, or turned over, to DST. The unclaimed property consists of bank accounts, wages, utility deposits, insurance policy proceeds, stocks, bonds and contents of safe deposit boxes that have been abandoned. More information, including how to find out if you are owed money, can be found at https://www.nccash.com/.

(L to R): State Representative Caleb Rudow, D-Buncombe; George Mattfeld, Executive Director; Benny Williams, Primary Therapist; Chad Husted, Executive Vice President of Operations; Katharina Zunk, Vice President of Operations; Michael Grohall, Clinical Coordinator; and State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell



   Contact:
   Email: press@nctreasurer.com
   Phone: (919) 814-3820
Go Back

HbAD0

Latest Bloodless Warfare: Politics

Gaston County flood resilience grant featured as one of many federal resilience investments benefitting American communities
Ted Budd Validates the Charlotte Observer’s Reporting that Working Families are FREAKING OUT About How the Inflation Caused by Biden Policies Supported by Beasley are Crushing Family Budgets And, of Course, the TV Ad Reeks of Cinematic Excellence
Inflation remains at a 40-year high, and while Congress prepares to spend hundreds of trillions of dollars more, families across North Carolina are struggling with the higher costs of getting their children ready to return to school.
Today, U.S. Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) announced $60 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) Grant Program.
The NCTA had endorsed Cheri Beasley previously before Beasley went all in on Defund the Police (raising thousands of dollars from that crowd before she got caught)
Cheri Beasley puts blame on Republicans for the struggles North Carolina families are facing through inflation, but let’s check the facts.
Today, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo endorsed Ted Budd for U.S. Senate in North Carolina.
Former US Rep. Charles Taylor, one of the longest-serving Congressmen in Western North Carolina history, today announced his endorsement of State Senator Chuck Edwards.

HbAD1

U.S. Senators Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Bill Hagerty (R-TN) introduced the Voice for Victims Act, legislation to restitute the VOICE Office to provide “proactive, timely, adequate, and professional services to victims of crimes committed by removable aliens” and their families.
This week, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) determined the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Thrifty Food Plan must get authorization on a proposed price increase through Congress before it can take effect.
Cheri Beasley is up on TV with an ad bemoaning the influence of corporate PAC money. She even goes so far as to say that she doesn’t take a dime of corporate PAC money.
RALEIGH: Today, Governor Roy Cooper joined Dominion Energy CEO Robert M. Blue to observe Dominion Energy wind turbines off the coast of Virginia and addressed the third North Carolina Taskforce for Offshore Wind Economic Resource Strategies (NC TOWERS) meeting in Elizabeth City.
DoD is Falling Behind on Providing Safe Housing to Service Members and Conducting Proper Oversight Military Housing Readiness Council Act Would Create Council in DoD Serving as Focal Point for Safe Military Housing
Hendersonville – Sen. Chuck Edwards, the Republican Nominee for Congress in North Carolina’s 11th District, announced today that he has accepted an invitation to participate in a general election debate hosted by WLOS.

HbAD2

 
Back to Top