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William C. Friday Fellowship for Human Relations: Announcing the Friday Fellowship Class of 2017-2019

These leaders learn to model former UNC system president Bill Friday’s civility, transparency, and collaboration across divergent ideas and identities.

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Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law: Constitutional Responsibility for Right to Sound Basic Education

Despite the ruling today, this lawsuit and our organizing around it has lifted the hopes of parents and community advocates in Halifax County  who believe that change is possible …

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NC A&T University NENC LEAD-IT Technology Workshops

This project was committed to the notion that opportunities should knock on every door no matter how humble the household. Northeastern NC has been the poorest region in the state for the last 25 years.

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Adams, Butterfield Support Impeachment of Pres. Trump

Intense behind-the-scenes strategizing on the part of the 49-member Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) to have Republican President Donald J. Trump impeached. CBC will have a robust discussion on #Impeachment.

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Don’t Fall Behind in Keeping North Carolina Clean!

Statewide litter sweep runs Sept. 16-30 RALEIGH – Take a break from yard work and join groups of volunteers from

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Rep. Amos Quick “Gets Caught Reading” to Greensboro Kids

May 19th, state Rep. Amos Quick was out doing good in the local community. In recognition of Get Caught Reading Month,

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The Spotlight: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton for June 2017

Download The Sampson-Duplin Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for Northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support from area churches, businesses, political and community

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North Carolina NAACP: We Must Fight to Protect the Environment

Contact North Carolina Legislators and ask them to oppose HB 467 and support communities, not polluters by sustaining Governor Cooper’s

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Enloe High School Student Heads to Washington, D.C. for Poetry Out Loud Finals

Raleigh, N.C. — Iman Dancy from Enloe High School in Wake County is headed to the national Poetry Out Loud

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The Civic Group: Voting a Priority: Educate, Organize, Mobilize

Last month I wrote about the Eastern North Carolina Civic Group’s (the Civic Group) long and storied history.  Going forward

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The Spotlight: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton for April 2017

Download The Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support

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Live Like a Millionaire on Any Budget: Financial Success Is a Good Habit

Teacherpreneur/ Money Magnet Timolin Langin’s holistic approach to wealth building underscores her workshops, her blogs, and her writings as the

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