1.23.17 NC Nonprofit News
State Employees' Credit Union renewed the 2017 SECU Foundation "People Helping People" High School and Community College Scholarship Program, the Mint Museum mourns the passing of Patty Gorelick, one of the museum's leading patrons and founding members, the Aubrey Lee Brooks Foundation is providing scholarship opportunities for the academic year 2017-2018 to high school seniors, and more.
It takes an involved community to get third-graders to read
We’ve all heard that literacy is the key to ending poverty. But what if the achievement had a critical deadline – a sort of time bomb, but one whose deafening tick could be silenced if all students could read on grade level by the end of the third grade?