Buy Local Currituck

Buy Local Currituck

The Buy Local Currituck campaign is in its fifth year and shows no signs of slowing down.  “We hear often from local business who tell us how much this program has helped them” said Josh Bass, President of the Currituck Chamber of Commerce.  At the request of the Currituck Board of Commissioners, the campaign was developed by(…)

Currituck-Dare Community Foundation and Women’s Fund accepting grant applications

Currituck-Dare Community Foundation and Women’s Fund accepting grant applications

Currituck-Dare Community Foundation and Women’s Fund accepting grant applications  The board of advisors of the Currituck-Dare Community Foundation is currently accepting grant requests for projects funded from its community grantmaking fund, according to Janet Colegrove, board president. Funds are available for nonprofit organizations that serve general charitable needs in Currituck and Dare counties. Applications are(…)

Research  and  Environmental Education Fund

Research and Environmental Education Fund

Call for Applications Northeastern NC Coastal Research and Environmental Education Fund   The North Carolina Community Foundation seeks applications for projects in coastal scientific research and/or environmental education in the northeastern counties of North Carolina. Proposals are due by Noon on August 2nd, 2016. Eligible proposals should be for a local northeast NC program, project, or environmental(…)

Vendor Registration Pridefest

Vendor Registration Pridefest

The 6th Annual Outer Banks Pridefest, Sept. 9,10,11 in Nags Head, NC, is now offering an Early Bird Special for vendor registration and advanced Pride Pass purchases.  From now through midnight, August 15th you can save $25 on a 3-day Pride Pass to all paid events.  A Pride Pass will be discounted to $95 through(…)

Annual Senior Arts and Crafts Show

Annual Senior Arts and Crafts Show

43rd Annual Senior Arts and Crafts Show, sponsored by The Outer Banks Woman’s Club, will be held on August 3 and 4 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) at The Baum Center (300 Mustian St in Kill Devil Hills, NC.) Admission is $1.00- children 12 and under-free. Proceeds from the show benefit scholarships and community projects.

Meeting on SFY 2015 Report

Meeting on SFY 2015 Report

    Community Leaders Forum featuring a presentation on Trillium’s Needs and Gaps Assessment: SFY 2015 Report, will be held on Tuesday, August 7 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm.  Location will be at Commissioners Meeting Room, Dare County Administration Building, 954 Marshall C. Collins Drive, Manteo, NC 27594   A live remote broadcast will be available at: Fessenden Center (Activity Room)(…)

System of Care (SOC)  a coordinated network of community services

System of Care (SOC) a coordinated network of community services

System of Care & Community Collaboratives PROMOTING EACH CHILD’S POTENTIAL System of Care (SOC) is a coordinated network of community services and supports organized to meet the challenges of serving children and youth with mental health and substance use issues and their families. The System of Care model is not a program; it is a philosophy of how(…)

Manteo First Fridays

Manteo First Fridays

August 5: Nu Blu headlines the night as part of the Pickin’ on the Porch series and we have Mojo Collins & Triple Vision at the courthouse. DCAC features a new group exhibit called CANnery Row – new works in tin by our own Fay Davis Edwards, Shirley Ruff and Julie Moye. Printed posters at(…)

Sea Turtle Nest Excavation Hotline

Sea Turtle Nest Excavation Hotline

NPS Offers Sea Turtle Nest Excavation Programs in August and September Each spring and summer female sea turtles–loggerhead, green, and occasional leatherback–make a brief trip to the shores of Cape Hatteras National Seashore to nest.  Approximately two months later, under the cover of darkness, up to 150 hatchlings emerge from each deep sandy nest in a(…)