Action for Children North Carolina

Nov 5, 2010

N.C. kids see gains in well-being

While children in North Carolina are faring better these days based on several measurements, those gains could be in jeopardy as the effects of the recession sink in, a new report says.

Jul 30, 2010

North Carolina stalls on child well-being

The state ranks 37th in the U.S. in terms of child well-being, improving in some areas and losing ground in others, a new study says.

Jun 8, 2010

Junior Leagues honored for service

All 11 Junior Leagues in North Carolina will be the collective recipient of the 5th annual North Carolina Children’s Lifetime Legacy Award from Action for Children North Carolina.

Mar 12, 2010

Immigrants’ kids lack access to basic services

While children of immigrant families make up 15 percent of children in North Carolina, and 84 percent of them are U.S. citizens, many are “blocked out of the health-care system, pushed out of school, and relegated to the economic margins,” a new report says.

Jun 18, 2009

Group urges asset-building

Asset-building, a key strategy in helping all North Carolinians attain prosperity, should be a focus of state policymakers, a new report says.

Nov 3, 2008

Nonprofits receive stewardship awards

The three awards, given by the N.C. Center for Nonprofits at its 2008 Statewide Conference, recognize outstanding stewardship and accountability.

Jun 25, 2008

State sees some progress in child well-being

North Carolina has made slight improvements in child well-being but still lags significantly behind other states, a new study says.