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NCCU Tops NCAA Division I in Community Service

DURHAM, N.C. - North Carolina Central University student-athletes completed 11,715 hours of community service with 25 different service organizations in 2018-19 to rank No. 1 in the Helper Helper Division I Top-25 list, according to the Helper Helper volunteer management platform’s annual report released on Tuesday....
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Hurricane Victims Remain Top of Mind for NCCU Students

Instead of relaxing on sandy beaches or catching up on sleep, more than 30 North Carolina Central University (NCCU) students traveled to Burgaw, N.C., during spring break to volunteer and assist the Baptists on Mission Warehouse with rebuilding efforts for residents affected by hurricanes Florence and Matthew. Student...
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Seeking Candidates for SUMMER & FULL-YEAR opportunities

Seeking Candidates for SUMMER & FULL-YEAR opportunities with the NC Afterschool Corps and the NC Hunger Corps! For current students: Our Afterschool Corps SUMMER ASSOCIATES program offers a 9-week AmeriCorps VISTA service experience for college students on summer break. Start date: June 10 / End date: August 11....
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NCCU Wins $10,000 Food Lion Collegiate Hunger Challenge

Durham, N.C. - North Carolina Central University (NCCU) won $10,000 in the 2019 Food Lion Feeds Collegiate Hunger Challenge, a contest aimed at alleviating issues of hunger and food insecurity in the local community. The challenge took place during the Fall 2018 semester and included 18 universities and community...
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

On Monday January 21st, 2019, North Carolina Central University’s LeRoy T. Walker Education and Recreation Complex was filled with volunteers to share a message of unity, service and love by participating in the celebration of the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. The Office of Community Engagement and...
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Student Service Impact Award 2018

As North Carolina Central University prepares for December 2018 graduation, we did not want to go without celebrating our candidates of the Student Service Impact Award and their outstanding achievements. Since 2014, the University honors graduating seniors who complete a prescribed number of service hours and demonstrate...
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NCCU Senior Honored for Community Service

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) senior computer science and business major Joshua McLaurin has been recognized for outstanding leadership and service by the North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities with a shared commitment to community engagement. McLaurin is a recipient of...
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National Night Out - NCCU Officers Serve the Community

When it comes to serving the public, the police are always on top of their job. On August 7th, 2018, the public housing communities welcomed the North Carolina Central and Durham Police Departments throughout the city of Durham. This event allowed NCCU students, staff, and various organizations to support and show appreciation...
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Hurricane Relief-2nd Harvest Food Bank & Helping Hands

Since the beginning of time communities have been affected by devastating natural disasters. The destruction caused by Hurricane Florence and Hurricane Michael has caused the community at North Carolina Central University to take action. Students came together to participate in events in support of hurricane relief....
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Alternative Fall Break

Want To Make A Difference During Your Fall Break? Time and time again many communities are repeatedly affected in a devastating way by natural disasters such as Hurricane Florence and now Hurricane Michael. We are looking for students who are interested in supporting relief efforts by participating in two upcoming...
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