Our senior fellow, Tom Vitaglione, has been named Tar Heel of the Week by the The News & Observer for his career of public service for children. We're so proud of Tom and all he's done for our state's children.
"Raise the Age" advocates across NC have been making their voices heard this month at NC Commission on the Administration of Law & Justice public hearings. The last of four public hearings is being held this Thursday 8/25 at 6 PM at the Government Center in Uptown Charlotte. Sign up below!
Also, here are links to two great pieces about RTA that appeared in Asheville and Charlotte papers this past Sunday.
North Carolina is one of only two states in the country that still charges 16- and 17-year-olds as adults in our criminal justice system, without exception. This outdated policy harms our state and our young people in countless ways, and it must change. Thankfully, the North Carolina Com...
Join us on August 30th, from 2:00-3:00 PM ET to learn more about Children’s Savings Accounts, an innovative state and local policy strategy to expand educational opportunity for low- and moderate- income children. Amber Wade from EDCI will share how her organization translated research into action to build a successful CSA program in Durham, North Carolina. Register here: bit.ly/2aZpBrT @edcikids ... See MoreSee Less