Happy Thanksgiving!

From our family to yours, DEPC wishes you a Happy, Healthy and Hopeful Thanksgiving! Special people like you make a difference in the world and in DEPC! Please consider donating to DEPC during this giving season. Together we can make a difference in the lives of young children and help change the future of our  … Read more

DEPC’s Community Impact Report 2017!

Community Impact Report 2017 Thank you for your support this year!  As we approach this season of giving, we are so grateful for you and the commitment you have shown to improve the lives of young children and families in Nash and Edgecombe counties. Please take a moment to review our Community Impact Report . We invite  … Read more

Job Opening: Program Specialist

PRIMARY PURPOSE: Provides support to the Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) and Operations teams.  This includes intake, training and meeting support, maintaining records, and data entry.

Special Executive Committee Meeting

A special executive committee meeting has been scheduled for Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 3:00pm in the Down East Partnership for Children’s 3rd floor conference room. Accommodations have been made for executive committee members who cannot attend. Please contact the Operations Director, Carol Crocker at ccrocker@depc.org or (252) 985-4300 for more information about those accommodations.  … Read more

Job Opening: Ready Communities Specialist

          Ready Communities Specialist     PRIMARY PURPOSE: Identify and facilitate training for local leadership to support quality early education and family support programs, SNAP-ED, advocacy and health through grade 3. This position is responsible for establishing and maintain community outreach via educational forums, supporting the Latino and Hispanic Outreach Committee,  … Read more

Job opening: Evaluation Specialist

The Down East Partnership for Children is now recruiting applicants for the following position: Evaluation Specialist To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Sydney Land, DEPC, PO Box 1245, Rocky Mount, NC 27802 or email to: sland@depc.org.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  Down East Partnership for Children is an Equal  … Read more

Henrietta Zalkind column: Campaign to improve school attendance

Henrietta Zalkind’s column as it appeared in the Rocky Mount Telegram: By Henrietta Zalkind, DEPC Executive Director It seems like we’ve reached the end of the summer so quickly! Vacation is over and it’s time to start back to school.  Let’s start with optimism and determination to have a great year! Did you know attending school  … Read more