See ncIMPACT Thursdays, at 8 PM, premiering February 7, on UNC-TV
ncIMPACT examines issues around our state including education, jobs, healthcare, and others. Host Anita Brown-Graham, from the UNC School of Government, goes into the communities that are tackling these problems head on. Talking to the people on the ground, Brown-Graham identifies ways in which they are positively affecting others and making changes, while examining if these innovative solutions can be applied in other communities across the state.
UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina is partnering with the UNC School of Government, with sponsorship by Civic Federal Credit Union, for this compelling new series.
SERIES PREMIERE! Thursday, February 7, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV
Business is booming in Pittsboro, but that means there is also a greater need for skilled workers. The community has turned to women to fill these nontraditional jobs like construction and manufacturing.
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Thursday, February 14, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV
Kinston is one of many communities that has come up with unique ways to revitalize its downtown and attract not just visitors, but people seeking to relocate there as well.
Thursday, February 21, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV
In Forsyth County, 75 percent of its 4-year-old children lack access to high-quality, pre-kindergarten programs. The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust is making a multi-year, multi-million dollar investment to expand pre-K access to all Forsyth County children nearly two decades before they enter the workforce.
Thursday, February 28, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV
Many rural communities in North Carolina are experiencing a shortage of healthcare providers. In McDowell County, paramedics making house calls is just one of the ways the community is improving health access.
Every Child Needs Pre-K Access: Forsyth County
Forsyth County's pre-K programs receive the funding boost to offer access to all children.