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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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Student Service Impact Award - May 2016

North Carolina Central University has announced the names of 43 graduating students who have been selected to receive the 2016 Student Service Impact Award for their volunteer contributions. Undergraduate students who earned the award are: Briana Austin, Lashawn Barnett, Quameya Basnight, Yolonda Black, De'Ajree Branch,...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Precious Alexandra Gill

Durham Public Schools is fortunate to have so many wonderful volunteers, and Precious Alexandra Gill is no exception. Gill spends most of her free time volunteering as an America Reads tutor at RN Harris Elementary School. “It’s more than a work study job, it’s like a second home. When my...
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NCCU Finishes 10th in NCAA Service Competition

Feb. 11, 2016 NCCU Finishes 10th in NCAA Community Service Competition Eagles Leaders in Football Community Service; Darius James Top Male Student-Athlete DURHAM, N.C. – North Carolina Central University student-athletes completed more than 2,200 hours of community service in the fall of 2015, which earned...
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President's Honor Roll and Carnegie Classification

Carnegie Classification “North Carolina Central University received the 2015 Carnegie Community Engagement Re-classification. NCCU is one of 361 institutions that now hold the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification.” President's Honor Roll “North Carolina Central University was...
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