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WORLD AIDS DAY PROGRAM
The Chosen Generation Connection and Challenged by HIV Ministry will host the annual World Aids Day program, Sunday, November 29th in the Life Enrichment Center at Love and Faith Christian Fellowship 4344 Blackberry Road in Greensboro. Information will be provided on the impact of HIV, while you enjoy lunch, a performance by the Love and Faith SNL praise team and a skit by the drama ministry. “Cyber Death II, the Danger of online dating”. Admission is free and open to the public .The doors will open at 12:30pm, please RSVP by November 22 by calling 336-632-0205 x1660 or visiting the website at www.chosengenerationconnection.org
THE GUILFORD SAY YES TO EDUCATION INITIATIVE – INFO SESSION
What does the ‘Guilford Say Yes To Education’ initiative mean for your student? How will the tuition be distributed? And, who is eligible to receive these college funds? These are some of the questions that will be answered at Holmes Grove United Methodist Church as part of its United Methodist Student Day at 9:15 a.m., Sunday, November 29th. A Guilford County school representative will share the specifics of this program during the fellowship brunch, immediately following the program. This event is free and open to the public. Holmes Grove is located at 1100 Alamance Church Road in Greensboro.
STUDY CARNIVAL FOR NC A&T STUDENTS – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4TH
Attention A&T Students, Reading Day for the Fall Semester is Friday, December 4th and The Center for Academic Excellence and Housing & Residence life will host a Study Carnival to provide free tutoring and relaxing activities prior to exam week. This event is free and open to all A&T students. For more information, contact William Hill or Amy Anderson at 336-334-7855.
PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY - BISHOP OSCAR & FIRST LADY NANCY JOHNSON
God House of Deliverance Church family would like to invite everyone out to help celebrate the Pastoral Anniversary for Bishop Oscar & First Lady Nancy Johnson. We will have great speakers during the week of November 30th through December 6th. Our services will be held at 1212 Randolph Avenue, starting at 7:30pm nightly. We are expecting a high time in the Lord each night. For more information call 336 373-3997.
FOLLOW CHRIST FELLOWSHIP CHURCH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Follow Christ Fellowship Church in Greensboro will host an anniversary celebration weekend for Bishop & Founder Jessie L. Britt, Jr. and Pastor Cynthia D. Brit, December 5th & 6th. The celebration will include a banquet on Saturday, December 5th at 6:00pm at 3030 West Gate City Blvd. Tickets cost $30. The celebration will wrap up with a special morning program on Sunday, December 6th at 9:30am. Follow Fellowship Church is located at 504 Edwardia Drive in Greensboro. For more information, contact Alechia Leath at 336-554-3663.
COMMUNITY CULTURAL MARKET FESTIVAL
The Community Cultural Market will be having a Community Cultural Market Festival at Bethel AME Zion Church, 200 N. Regan St. on Saturday, December 5, 2015. This free event is from 12:00pm to 8:00pm. The Purpose of the Festival will be to introduce the community to Business Owners, Artists and Entertainers while Celebrating Cultural Awareness. The organizers of the event have planned a day full of family oriented entertainment, Children's Activities, Speakers and Spoken Word. The Community Market is the only place you will fine a huge variety of gifts, food items and unique designs, some made by hand, some imported from Africa. Get a head start on the Holiday shopping while supporting local businesses, entrepreneurs and artist. There will also be a Live DJ and Live Entertainment.
HOUSING AND HOME IMPROVEMENT ASSISTANCE – DUKE ENERGY
Is your stove not working? Is the dryer in your home not drying your clothes? Are there minor repairs needed in your home? WRLP, Inc. in partnership with Duke Energy may be able to help you. If you are a Duke Energy customer, you may be eligible for housing and home improvement assistance. For more information, call 336-691-5780 and ask for Duke Assistance.
NC A&T CAMPUS 3 VS. 3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
The Human Performance and Leisure Studies master’s program will host a 3 on 3 basketball tournament, Monday, November 30th at 7pm in Moore Gym on A&T’s campus. We’re still looking for teams to play and registration is free. To sign up, visit the website www.imleagues.com and click on the NC A&T logo. ** To participate, you must be currently enrolled at A&T and have a Aggie One ID Card**. This event is free and open to the public.
FALL PROGRAM AT BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Bethlehem Baptist Church and Pastor Johnnie Lofton will host a Fall Program entitled “Dream Big and Believe Big” with guest speaker Pastor Orrick Quick, Monday, November 30th thru Wednesday, December, 2nd. Bethlehem Baptist Church is located at 801 South Centennial Street in High Point. All events are free and open to the public.
HIGH POINT BRANCH OF THE NAACP MEETING – NEW LOCATION!!!
The regular monthly meeting of the High Point Branch of the NAACP will be held on Tuesday, December 1st at 7pm at The Temple Memorial Baptist Church, 1458 Cedrow Drive in High Point. For more information, call 336-687-3187.
THANKSGIVING PROGRAM – WILLIAMS MEMORIAL C.M.E.
Williams Memorial C.M.E. Church family and Pastor Robert J. Williams will host their annual Thanksgiving program, Wednesday, November 25th at 7pm at 3400 Triangle Lake Road in High Point. Reverend F.O. Bass along with the congregation of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church is the special guest. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 336-883-7330.
THE 24TH ANNUAL TRIAD HEALTH PROJECT WINTER WALK FOR AIDS
The 24th annual Triad Health Project Winter Walk for Aids and The Ron Johnson 5K Run, Sunday, December 6th at UNC Greensboro. For more information or to register, visit their website www.triadhealthproject.com
REV. DWIGHT DAVIS AND THE NEW FAITH ENSEMBLE
Rev. Dwight Davis and the New Faith Ensemble will host an evening of sounds and celebration this Holiday season, Sunday, December, 6th at 3:00pm. The musical concert is free and open to everyone. Progressive New Faith Fellowship Baptist Church where Rev. Dwight Davis is the pastor is located at 880 Huffman Street in Greensboro.
BEN LASSITER JAZZ TRIO AND GUEST VOCALIST NAKIYASOUL
The Durham County library, 300 North Roxboro Street in Durham will host a Holiday jazz event with Ben Lassiter Trio and guest vocalist Nakiyasoul, Sunday, December 13th at 3pm. Light refreshments will be provided. This event is free and open to the public. For more information visit their website www.durhamcountylibrary.org
WOMEN’S RESOURCE CENTER OF GSO – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The Women’s Resource Center of Greensboro has an exciting volunteer opportunity for 20 qualified women to assist other women in the Community Resource Specialist Program. Application is required and you must be 25 or older. There is a $50 fee to cover the cost of training materials. 3 week training will begin on Tuesday, January 12th. Deadline to apply is January 5, 2016. For more information visit their website www.womenscentergso.org or call 336-275-6090.
NC A&T BLOOD DRIVE
Attention all A&T employees and students, The North Carolina A&T State University division of Human Resources and The American Red Cross will host a blood drive, Friday, January 15, 2016 in room 7 & 9 at 1020 Wendover Avenue, in Greensboro. The first 125 donors will receive a free T-Shirt. For more information, contact Penny Smith at 336-285-3783.
WIN $1,000 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP - HOLIDAY HEROES BLOOD DRIVE
The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas (CBCC) is giving high school and college students a chance to win a $1,000 college scholarship this holiday season. Students are invited to participate in CBCC’s “Holiday Heroes” program by hosting a blood drive in their community. To qualify for a “Holiday Heroes” scholarship, students must host a blood drive in their community between Nov. 21-30 or between Dec. 19-Jan. 9; recruit friends, family and neighbors to donate blood; and collect a minimum of 25 units. CBCC will award a $1,000 college scholarship to the student who collects the most units. To learn more about the “Holiday Heroes” program, contact Kim Jones at 704-972-4727 or visit their website www.cbcc.us
GENESIS BAPTIST CHURCH MASS CHOIR CONCERT
Genesis Baptist Church Mass Choir will host a gospel concert, Sunday, December 13th at 5:00pm. This year’s theme is “All in His Hands”. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Genesis Baptist Church at 336 379-1133 for more information.
"SUNDAY'S BEST-DANCE EDITION" COMPETITION
Praise dancers and mime teams from Charlotte and the surroundings areas are encouraged to showcase their talent in the 2016 Sunday’s Best Dance Competition, hosted by Unique Performing Arts Christian Company in Charlotte. The competition will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 3:00pm at New Shiloh Baptist Church in Charlotte. To register your team or for more information call 704.300.0899 or visit their website www.upacconline.org/
APPLIED ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT NC A&T
Are you a high school senior interested in engineering and hands-on learning? Then the Applied Engineering Technology Department at NC A&T State University is your best choice! This undergraduate degree program provides you with engineering foundation, technological hands-on skills and industrial management basics. After your graduation with this degree, many large companies will welcome you to join their working teams with very attractive compensation. If interested, please call the Office of Student Success at 336-334-7359.
NC A&T CAMPUS RECREATION CENTER
Attention all Students, Faculty and Staff at North Carolina A&T State University Get into shape at The Campus Recreation Center located on the corner of Benbow and Bluford roads. Validated students' memberships is included in your tuition and Faculty and Staff memberships are just $120.00 Annually or $10.00 a month with payroll deduction. Please contact the Campus Recreation Center staff at 285-4230 for more information. We are helping Aggies create a healthy lifestyle! Aggie Pride!!!
MASTER BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AT NC A&T STATE UNIVERSITY
Cultivate and let your business mind flow while receiving your “MBA” Master of Business Administration at North Carolina A&T State University. With flexible online and on campus classes, personalized classrooms, and accessible instructors success is right around the corner. Learn with efficiency and purpose to manage people and processes, handle business problems with solution- orientation, read and interpret news and reports, communicate business ideas, and gain an understanding of business strategies. NC A&T will set you on the right path to a bright future in the business world. Worried that receiving your MBA isn’t in your budget? No problem! NC A&T offers affordable AACSB accredited programs ranging from Accounting to Human Resource Management, and Supply Chain Systems. The only thing standing between you and your MBA is you! For more information about the MBA program at North Carolina A&T, visit our website at www.ncat.edu/mba or speak directly with the MBA Director by calling 336-285-3291.
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MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC AT NC A&T STATE UNIVERSITY
Has anyone in your family been bothered by emotional, behavioral or substance abuse problems. If so, we are here in the community to help. The Center for Behavioral Health and Wellness is a mental health clinic that provides services for individuals across the lifespan, including children, adolescents, and adults, as well as their families. Our skilled clinicians are able to assess and treat a variety of conditions. Our specialty area is trauma recovery using an approach that recognizes that everyone has strengths, regardless of what they may be struggling with. Our services are based on principles of empowerment, trust, safety, choice and collaboration. A variety of payment options are available for your convenience. We are located on the edge of A&T State University’s campus at 913 Bluford St. Free parking is available. To schedule an appointment call our office today at (336) 285-2605.
SPARROW’S NEST INC. COMMUNITY RESOURCE WEBSITE
The Sparrow’s Nest Inc. , a youth leadership organization, in conjunction with the City of Greensboro, are developing a community resource website, called Hiphub.org which will feature Greensboro nonprofit organizations which offer programs for children, teens and families.
This directory is being offered for free to any nonprofit or faith based organization desiring to inform the public of the services they provide. This could include afterschool and weekend programs, dance programs, charter schools, etc. Each nonprofit would receive a 200x200 banner ad with their logo, a brief mission statement and a link to their webpage.
For profit businesses can support this initiative and advertise their services for a small fee for the entire year. For more information call 336-549-0146.