Operating like an information hub or office administrator, NC 100 is a 501 C 3 (tax exempt) not for profit program and organization that imagines the possibility of being a network extender and connector to existing resources and potential funding for projects. Our relationships with former residents, current community groups, service providers can provide value to 100% of Rockingham County.
100% of the Rockingham County Student Population have the tools to explore great career options before 9th grade.
100% of the Rockingham County high community are college/career ready by age 25.
100% of the Rockingham County Community to have full access to all of their financial options for financing post secondary education and asset collection.
What does NC 100 actually do? How do you add value to the community?
• Facilitation of student, teacher, and parent round tables
• Building a diverse network of local and out of town contributors
• Exposing students to various career pathways
• Relational meetings with vital direct service providers, detailed knowledge of resource landscape
• Supporting other organizations in capacity building, securing funding for small projects
• Building a culture of giving and community activism
• Advocating for equity
Where do you operate?
Currently our work is centered at Reidsville Middle School. Conducting program development for middle school aged children with hopes of developing a leadership program that grows, following participants through graduation. We are bringing the educators and parents of children together to learn about each other as citizens, leading to a shared vision on how best to impact the students they love and care about.
Examples of community organizing experience from NC 100 Founder:
Our NC 100 Team
Merald Holloway, NC 100 Founder and Program Director
Ashley Chadwick, Finance Director
Aisha Gwynn, Community Partner (Community in Schools NC)
2019 NC 100 Program Advisory Board
Michael Leo Farmer- Career Pathway Exploration
Crystal Parker- Career Pathway Exploration, Rockingham County School Alumnus
Na Brown- Resource Development, Rockingham County Schools Alumnus