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Cooking Matters – Buying Healthy Food on a Budget

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Inter-Faith Food Shuttle and Food Lion are partnering to offer “Cooking Matters”, a 90-minute tour of a grocery store and tips for buying healthy food on a budget. Interested participants should visit the Food Lion located at 602 Jones Ferry Rd. on Monday, October 24th starting at 3:15pm to register. Tours will run every 15 […]

Celebrating Another Successful Semester at Family Literacy

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Thanks to our partners – the Orange County Partnership for Young Children, El Centro Hispano, and the Fairview Child and Family Center – the Family Literacy classes last semester were incredible!!!  A few photos from our end-of-semester celebrations:  

MBA Students Partner for Career Workshops

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Over the course of a Saturday morning in late November, several ABE and advanced ESOL students met in our office to work side-by-side with volunteer MBA graduate student mentors from UNC-CH’s Kenan Flagler Business School. Together with their mentors, Orange Literacy students discussed their past, present and future jobs and goals, and each pair used […]

Pharmacy Students Offer Workshops

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On October 22, five UNC Pharmacy students offered instruction and 1:1 guidance to our Tuesday/Thursday evening Intermediate ESOL class. Our students had a blast working individually with a pharmacy student to learn about nutrition for themselves and their families; not to mention practicing their English!  The Pharmacy students will continue to offer these workshops on a […]