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Stop Hunger Now 2016

Can you believe that .29 cents could provide a nutritious meal for a child? Well, yes it can and with the efforts of the NCCU students, staff, administration, alumni, and community, over 10,000 meals were packaged on Sunday, October 9, 2016. During the 2016 Ultimate Homecoming Experience, one of the many volunteer...
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Cheering Durham Public Schools Children

Filled with mixed emotions from excitement to uncertainty about the unknown, the children at Durham Public Schools were greeted by cheering Eagles from North Carolina Central University on Monday, August 29, 2016, their first day to school. Eagles clapped and gave the children a High 5 and words of encouragement as they...
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Get Connected Launch 2016!

It’s Here! It’s Here! The new software to support student service - Get Connected was successfully launched at North Carolina Central University on Thursday, September 1, 2016. Students are now able to check and submit their volunteer hours online, print their own hours, sign-up for opportunities, and review agency profiles...
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Annual Book Bag Drive!!!

Have you ever heard the term, blessed to be a blessing? I believe that you have because that is what the Eagles at North Carolina Central University has been doing for over 11 years-blessing our future generations during the Annual Book Bag Drive. On Saturday, September 10, 2016, one day before the United States of America...
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National Night Out 2016

On Tuesday, August 2, 2016 North Carolina Central University Campus Police Department, Durham Police Department and the Durham Housing Authority have partnered to host the 33nd Annual National Night Out: America’s Night Out Against Crime with the initiative of taking back the parks. On a warm August day from 3pm-7pm, the...
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CPR with Eagle Pride Blood Drive

We know some students are too afraid to donate or they health or circumstances will not allow them to but there are other ways students can help others in dire need and earn volunteer hours! During the month of July, 2016, North Carolina Central University Eagle Pride Blood Drive added a new component of educating students...
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NCCU Alumni Chapter & colleagues' commitment to service

When NCCU Durham Alumnae Chapter’s Planning Committee was reorganized in June, 2015, they agreed that the Campus Pantry at NCCU would be one of their service projects. They heard about a campus community issue; sought an avenue for engagement and confirmed the best approach to get involved. In August, 2015 they...
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NCCU Alumni continuing the motto - "Truth and Service"

 As quietly as Judge Pat Evans walked into the cafeteria at Parkwood Elementary School, she then went straight to work bagging vegetables and sorting sodas for a huge food distribution giveaway to the community in need. She asked not to have a big deal made about her service because she was just there to work and...
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GET CONNECTED by Galaxy Digital...Coming Soon!!!

The Academic Community Service Learning Program is doing a soft launch in July of a new registration system that will connect students, service opportunities, campus and the community.  GET CONNECTED by Galaxy Digital is a web-based software that will replace its' existing database to track and monitor service hours...
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NCCU Legal Aid Ambassadors Win 2016 NC Pro Bono Award

The North Carolina Bar Association has selected NCCU’s Legal Aid Ambassadors a recipient of its 2016 Law Student Group Pro Bono Service Award. This award is presented annually to an outstanding law student group who pro bono project benefits low-income people in North Carolina. This is the third time in recent years...
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