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Public forums look to build on discussion regarding community violence, school safety

Posted November 10, 2021 at 10:55 am     Category: County ManagerDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – In an effort to expand the ongoing conversation about violence in our community and safety within our schools, New Hanover County is hosting a pair of … Read More »

Community to host 1898 Commemoration Events in November

Posted October 11, 2021 at 3:17 pm     Category: County CommissionersDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington are joining several local organizations and partners to commemorate the 123rd anniversary of the 1898 Wilmington Massacre and … Read More »

Tamera “Ty” Young recognized as first recipient of the New Hanover County Commission for Women Inspiration Award

Posted October 1, 2021 at 11:51 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Commission for Women has recognized Tamera “Ty” Young as the first recipient of its inaugural Inspiration Award for being an example … Read More »

Ten community members receive New Hanover County Equity Awards

Posted August 23, 2021 at 2:38 pm     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity held its first annual Equity Awards Gala on August 20 and honored ten community members with … Read More »

County partners with CFCC and McDonalds to hold Gigs for Graduates on July 25

Posted July 16, 2021 at 2:48 pm     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity is partnering with Cape Fear Community College (CFCC) and McDonalds of Wilmington on Gigs for Graduates, … Read More »

Nominations are open for NHC Office of Diversity and Equity inaugural Equity Awards

Posted June 28, 2021 at 11:30 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

Awards ceremony to be held August 20 at The Harrelson Center NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity is accepting nominations for the … Read More »

Teens to Discuss Covid Vaccine!

Posted June 24, 2021 at 7:17 pm     Category: Diversity & Equity

The post Teens to Discuss Covid Vaccine! appeared first on Office of Diversity & Equity.

New Hanover County Commissioners Proclaim June 19 as Juneteenth

Posted June 18, 2021 at 1:47 pm     Category: County CommissionersDiversity & EquityNews Release

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a proclamation at its June 7 meeting, recognizing June 19, 2021 as Juneteenth in New Hanover County in observation of the June … Read More »

Free Counseling, Support & Resource Referral Sessions for Residents Impacted by Tragic Weekend Shootings

Posted April 6, 2021 at 9:45 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

In light of the violent shootings that occurred this past weekend in our community, the New Hanover County Office of Diversity & Equity, Criminal Justice Services and Coastal Horizons along … Read More »

Introducing the New Hanover County Race and Social Justice Institute

Posted January 12, 2021 at 5:43 pm     Category: Diversity & Equity

  Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-hanover-county-race-and-social-justice-institute-tickets-136435049907 The post Introducing the New Hanover County Race and Social Justice Institute appeared first on Office of Diversity & Equity.

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