Community Support for Local Heroes

Community Support for Local Heroes

Community Support for Local Heroes “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” To this day, especially in times of disaster, I remember my mother’s words and I am always comforted by(…)

Riggs Resigns From key state panel

Riggs Resigns From key state panel

Leading coastal scientist resigns from key state panel in protest By Lisa Sorg, NCPolicyWatch It wasn’t just the political controversy over sea-level rise. Or the Coastal Resources Commission’s defense of a sea-level rise report. Or state environmental officials, who are allowing 21 eight-bedroom houses to be built on ecologically sensitive and flood-prone land on Sunset(…)

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(…)