NC Campaign for Grade-Level Reading: Five Years and Going Strong

This year, NC Early Childhood Foundation (NCECF) celebrated five years as the state lead for the NC Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR). In this role, we are fortunate to work with 14 NC CGLR communities towards a shared vision where…

More Honors for Two NC Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Communities

Be Inspired – In July we shared news that two of our NC Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) communities had been nationally recognized for their work to support children’s early childhood success. Now these same communities – the Durham Campaign…

Meet Timely Tina

Timely Tina is no ordinary clock. This September, Tina has been helping to ensure students in Nash and Edgecombe counties are present, engaged and supported at virtual school every day. Timely Tina reintroduced herself on social media earlier this month…

Join Us for a Virtual Talk with Dr. Iheoma U. Iruka on August 12

We’re hosting Dr. Iheoma U. Iruka who will discuss why we all need to work to address root causes of disparities in opportunity and education to make real and lasting systematic change. In her presentation, “Solidifying our Villages: Addressing Opportunity…

Family Home Visiting Programs Adapt Amid COVID-19

Communities in Durham and Guilford counties have adapted their home visiting programs to ensure parents and children can access support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Book Harvest Book Harvest in Durham is making sure its Book Babies home visiting program continues.…