Author: Paige Blair

Executive Director Honored

Our executive director, Jana Jones Halls, was honored in AT&T’s 2016 Heritage Calendar: Celebrating the North Carolina African American Experience. “The publication features people from NC who have had a lasting impact on communities and individuals….” Read WECT’s full story.


KABOOM!! A Park is Born!

In the heart of the Youth Enrichment Zone is the Portia Mills Hines Park. Once an eyesore in the community, the park now serves as an epicenter for activity including its’ most important function-To allow kids to do their jobs: PLAY!