“The pen is mightier than the sword…perhaps even the National Guard”
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.
“Exposure…take them out of their environment, show them what’s out there; different people, different culture….some have never been to the beach; 15 minutes can be a world away. When they are done with high school, they’ll know something more about the world out there as…
The half acre garden is located at Portia Hines Mills Park. It will have 20 raised beds for growing produce & flowers that can go back into the community at no charge. Read the full story here.
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!