People, Business, Community.


Tarboro Teen Entrepreneurial Boot Camp

July 20-24: Edgecombe and Nash county will host the Teen Entrepreneurial Summer Boot Camp for teens. Read More

Franklinton Center at Bricks – Whitakers, NC

Former slave plantation then school, the center is a conference, retreat, & educational facility focusing on justice advocacy & leadership development. Read More

USDA Value Added Producer Grants

July 2 - Grant application deadline. The VAPG program helps agricultural producers enter into value-added activities related to the processing and/or marketing of bio-based, value-added products. Generating new products, creating and expanding marketing opportunities, and increasing producer income are the goals of this program. Read More

School of Government hosts 43rd Annual Economic Development Course

July 27-30: 4-day course provides intensive instruction on the fundamentals of economic development practice.   Read More



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