7.30.18 US News
The United Methodist Retirement Communities Foundation received a $2.5 million grant, The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading took place July 24th- 27th, The Tour de Gem will take place on September 2nd, and more.
8.21.17 NC Nonprofit News
The Beaufort-Hyde Community Foundation awards $1,440 in local grants, Chatham, Durham and Rowan counties join the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, The Youth Justice Project launches steering committee, and more.
4.10.17 NC Nonprofit News
The Hispanic League held its first 2017 FaithAction ID Drive Friday on March 31st, The John Rex Endowment has given three grants totaling more than $120,000 to support nonprofit capacity building, The 24 Foundation is holding their fourth annual "Pink to Drink" cancer fundraiser on April 20th at Sugar Creek Brewing Company, and more
4.18.16 NC Nonprofit News
Prevention Partners hosts its Healthy Together NC Prevention Academy, Familes Moving Forward to benefit from an evening of shopping at Talbots, Strowd Roses, Inc. to reach $5 million grant milestone, United Way of Henderson County recruits new members for its next Rising Leaders program, 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?