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Deer Haven is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina, located around the vicinity of Deer Haven Drive. Barringer Drive connects Deer Haven Drive with Jones Franklin Road, which is the closest primary road. The zip code for this neighborhood is 27606. Deer Haven is in Wake County.
Deer Haven is nicely wooded, giving privacy to homes within the neighborhood. Residential properties here offer a mix of duplexes, condos, and single-family housing. Many were built in and about the mid-1980s. Three small bodies of water are located in this area, abutting some of these properties.
This area is actively served locally by the West Raleigh Exchange Club, located on Barringer Drive. This Exchange is part of the National Exchange Club, whose mission is prevention of child abuse through youth programs and advocacy. The West Raleigh Exchange Club established its youth baseball and softball programs in 1958, and now has over 800 youth between the ages of 5 and 14 participating in its spring and fall programs. This Exchange Club also actively involves local youth in the community with events such as food drives for the local Food Pantry. Teams and their families also volunteer with other area programs, such as the Miracle League, a baseball league for disabled children.
The nearby Raleigh Church of Christ, also on Barringer Drive, extends this local volunteer and charitable work to more of a global scale. Missions in the Honduras, Brazil, and Thailand are managed and run by this Church, giving locals the opportunity to help improve the quality of life.
A quick jaunt to the Raleigh Beltline and Interstate 440 offers residents of Deer Haven easy-access to all of the city’s attractions.