Schools / Communities

Schools / Communities2019-02-19T14:28:32+00:00

Help Every Child Become A Successful Reader

The single greatest predictor of future academic and career success is reading on grade level by the end of the third grade.

Only 1 in 3 children in Edgecombe County and 1 in 2 children in Nash County are currently reading on grade level by the end of the third grade.   The Twin Counties Read to Rise Campaign focuses on three underlying challenges that can keep young children from learning to read proficiently: Summer Learning, School Attendance, School Readiness

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Snap-Ed Health & Nutrition

Click below to find links to healthy recipes, access the Places to Grow and Learn map, information about F.I.T. Families and much more.


Longleaf Fund Announces 2019 Grant Cycle. Applications must be submitted by Thursday, March 7. Contact Ayanna Wakefield with questions at 704.973.4543 or http://awakefield@fftc.