Special Olympics North Carolina, Raleigh, NC will hold the 2000 Summer Games June 2-4 in Raleigh. Athletes and volunteers needed. Call 800-843-6276 ext. 116 for information.
Christian Children’s Fund received $80,000 from Capital One. The donation will fund youth literacy programs in Texas and the Mississippi Delta Region. The contribution is the initial result of a partnership between the two groups whereby percentages of Capital One/CCF customer purchases support CCF’s at-risk youth programs.
The Nonprofits’ Policy and Technology Project recently awarded WRE one of six 1999 Nonprofit Technology Innovation Awards for effectively using technology in its public policy activities. WRE is an information clearinghouse providing credible, reliable, and practical welfare reform information to help improve outcomes for North Carolina’s low-income families.