North Carolina Cooperative Extension centers — located in all 100 counties and serving the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians — are community resources, serving as the front door to the vast knowledge base of N.C. State and N.C. A&T State universities. Cooperative Extension helps build quality communities by training adult and youth volunteers to become community leaders, providing educational programs to stimulate community economic development, working in partnership with other agencies to help citizens prepare for and recover from disasters — and more.
Nominations are now being accepted for candidates for induction into the Cumberland County Agriculture Hall of Fame for 2014. The Cumberland County Agriculture Hall of Fame honors county residents who have contributed outstanding MORE »
Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through March 21, 2014. The scholarship is available to North Carolina residents pursuing a MORE »