Howard Fuller http://wunc.org en Durham Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of NC Fund http://wunc.org/post/durham-celebrates-50th-anniversary-nc-fund <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Community leaders and residents are coming together this week in Durham to celebrate the 50<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of the “North Carolina Fund.”</p><p>The “North Carolina Fund” was established by Governor Terry Sanford in 1963.&nbsp; The idea was to create programs to help address the state’s vast disparities in housing, education and jobs.&nbsp; It was <a href="http://www.torightthesewrongs.com/">North Carolina’s “War on Poverty.”</a></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:14:13 +0000 Leoneda Inge 25642 at http://wunc.org Durham Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of NC Fund