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Adult Literacy & the GHCC

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December
6

Did you know the dropout rate among Grier Heights residents is more than double the County average? One more reason the GHCC and Adult Literacy programs are so important. Read more: Posted by CrossRoads Corporation on Thursday, December 6, 2018

Job Readiness & the GHCC

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December
4

Providing programs at the Grier Heights Community Center like job readiness for the 25% of Grier Heights residents who… Posted by CrossRoads Corporation on Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Learn to Swim: A Meaningful Investment

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November
30

Why does the Learn to Swim program matter? According to the CDC, 10 people die from unintentional drowning every day, with a significantly higher chance of drowning for African American children…read more: Posted by CrossRoads Corporation on Friday, November 30, 2018

Girls Mentoring & Leadership at the GHCC

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November
27

Our #GivingTuesday focus is on Girls Mentoring & Leadership. The Kickback is designed to support our middle & high… Posted by CrossRoads Corporation on Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Affordable Housing: A Meaningful Investment

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November
20

It's no secret to CLT residents that we're facing an affordable housing crisis. As home ownership is an essential step… Posted by CrossRoads Corporation on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

New Teacher Mentor: A Meaningful Investment

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November
16

  A Meaningful Investment: New Teacher Mentor"Everything I was taught in college was so different than what I experienced when I stepped into Billingsville on my first day as a teacher…" Read more: Posted by CrossRoads Corporation on Friday, November 16, …

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Grier Heights Designated a United Neighborhood by United Way

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September
13

        CROSSROADS NAMED “COMMUNITY QUARTERBACK” The United Way of Central Carolinas has selected Grier Heights as one of the first two United Neighborhoods in Charlotte. The neighborhood and CrossRoads will receive significant financial, volunteer, and administrative support …

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Digital Inclusion at the Community Center

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April
4

Another example of the great things we have going on at the Grier Heights Community Center! Our partnership with Queens University and Digital Charlotte to provide computer classes for the residents of Grier Heights is going strong. Check out one …

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Book Drive to Replenish Community Center Library

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April
4

One year ago, the Charlotte Hornets, Bank of America, and Lowe’s joined forces in the Hornets Day of Service. The Grier Heights Community Center was the beneficiary of a new 500-book library. Fast forward to today, and the Hornets are …

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