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New fundraiser, Farm to Fork, supports health programs

September 1, 2015

For the first time, UNC hosted a fundraiser called “Farm to Fork” at Spring Hills Farm on August 22. The event featured a farm-to-table dinner by Peculiar Culinary Company, all sourced from local vendors, including those from our own South Side Farmer’s Market. Over 100 people enjoyed a night under the stars and helped raise funds for the Community Health... READ MORE

Lockheed Martin support science fairs at childcare centers

August 7, 2015

Lockheed Martin, whose mission is to encourage education is science, technology, engineering, and math, funded science fairs that were held at all three UNC childcare centers- Green Ridge, Progressive, and Bellevue- through the month of May. Each center spent multiple weeks on projects with their teachers in small groups that ranged from gravity tests, soda bottle rocket launchers, homemade ice... READ MORE

Telehealth program for seniors launched at UNC

August 4, 2015

Telehealth Intervention Programs for Seniors (TIPS), in partnership with the United Way and the Weinberg Foundation, aims to help seniors age successfully by encouraging each person to be proactive about their health. Four days out of the week, trained students from the University of Scranton visit UNC’s four older adult centers. The seniors’ vital signs – specifically their pulse, weight,... READ MORE