Category Archives: Mini-Grants

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    2014 Southeast Raleigh Mini-Grant Summary: Agape Word Fellowship and Fertile Ground Food Cooperative

    Posted on May 17, 2015 by in Blog, Mini-Grants

    As the 2014 mini-grant funding cycle comes to an end, we would like to take this time to thank our partnering organizations for increasing access to healthy and affordable foods and safe places to be active in Southeast Raleigh. Over the next few months, we will conduct end of year evaluations and will post a […]

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    In the Spotlight: 2015 Lee and Harnett County Mini-Grantees

    Posted on April 10, 2015 by in Blog, Mini-Grants, Uncategorized

    Join me in congratulating our 2015 Lee County and Harnett County Mini-Grantees! We are proud to be partnering with ten wonderful local non-profits that are working to expand access to healthy, affordable food and safe places to be active within our communities. Harnett County Harnett Voices for Community and Leadership Development is establishing the Community Garden for […]

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    In the Spotlight: 2015 SE Raleigh Mini-Grantees

    Posted on March 23, 2015 by in Blog, Mini-Grants

    Join me in congratulating our 2015 SE Raleigh Mini-Grantees! We are thrilled to see all the good that out partnering non-profits have to offer our communities. Stay tuned for our Harnett and Lee County Mini-Grantees coming up later this week. Alliance Medical Ministry Community Garden AMM’s garden provides access to free, organic, fresh fruits and […]

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    Harnett County Mini-Grant Updates

    Posted on December 11, 2014 by in Blog, Harnett County, Mini-Grants

      by Sarah Bowen, Annie Hardison-Moody, Lilly O’Connell, and Josephine McKelvy We recently completed our 6-month site visits with 4 of our 5 mini-grantee organizations in Harnett County, and we’re so excited about what they’ve accomplished! Lillington Star Playground Lillington Star Free Will Baptist Church is working hard to make sure that their congregation and […]

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    Wake County Mini-Grant Updates: Part III

    Posted on December 5, 2014 by in Blog, Mini-Grants, Wake County

      by Josephine McKelvy, Marissa Sheldon, and Lilly O’Connell Here are the remaining updates on our  2014 Wake County mini-grantees! Passage Home The staff of Passage Home wears many hats to help families become self-sufficient. Some of their services include after-school tutoring, feeding the community, and helping families move into permanent housing, among other goals. As a […]

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    Wake County Mini-Grant Updates: Part II

    Posted on October 6, 2014 by in Blog, Mini-Grants, Wake County

    by Lilly O’Connell, Sarah Bowen, and Erinn Brooks Here are the updates on 4 more of our Southeast Raleigh mini-grantees. Applications for 2015 are now open, so please consider applying and we could be highlighting you next year! NC Fair Share CDC NC Fair Share CDC received a mini-grant from Voices into Action to support […]

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    Wake County Mini-Grantee Updates: Part I

    Posted on September 19, 2014 by in Blog, Mini-Grants, Wake County

      by Josephine McKelvy, Lilly O’Connell, and Cassandra Johnson Treasuring Christ Church Treasuring Christ Church (TCC) is a recipient of a 2014 Wake County mini-grant from Voices into Action (VIA). TCC is now in the old YWCA building, across from the Thompson Center on E. Hargett Street. Heather Graig, a representative of TCC, recently discussed […]

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    Lee County Mini-Grant Updates: Part II

    Posted on September 8, 2014 by in Blog, Lee County, Mini-Grants

      by Josephine McKelvy, Erinn Brooks, and Lilly O’Connell As promised, read on for more information about the rest of our Lee County 2014 mini-grantees! Stevens Center The Stevens Center in Sanford strives to bring together members of the community who have developmental disabilities with people who are not disabled. Right now, the center has […]

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    Lee County Mini-Grant Updates: Part I

    Posted on August 29, 2014 by in Blog, Lee County, Mini-Grants

    by Josephine McKelvy, Sarah Bowen, and Marissa Sheldon We are so excited about the great work of our 2014 mini-grantees! Read more below about the exciting things happening at three of our sites in Lee County.  Peace and Unity Community Garden You’ll see houses along the cul-de-sac on Hudson Avenue in Sanford, but something you […]

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    Introducing our 2014 Southeast Raleigh Mini-Grantees!

    Posted on April 4, 2014 by in Blog, Mini-Grants, Wake County

    by Marissa Sheldon Voices into Action has awarded mini-grants to 10 local organizations to help expand access to healthy, affordable food and safe places to be active in Southeast Raleigh. Voices into Action: The Families, Food, and Health Project is a research and outreach partnership of N.C. State University, N.C. A&T University, and N.C. Cooperative […]

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