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2022 | Annual Report

You can find the PDF version here. Dear Friends, Another year has come and gone here at the Center for New North Carolinians (CNNC). We stayed busy serving the Greater Greensboro immigrant and refugee communities with each of our programs: AmeriCorps ACCESS Project, the Community Centers, Interpreter ACCESS Project, Immigrant … Continued

2022 | At a Glance

We stayed busy this year at the Center for New North Carolinians! Check out some quick highlights! You can find the PDF version here. The complete annual report is coming soon! “Promoting access and integration for immigrants and refugees in North Carolina by bridging newcomer populations with existing communities through … Continued

2021 At a Glance

Check out what the CNNC has been up to this year! Stay tuned for the full annual report coming soon!

Afghanistan Fun Facts

Culture/Customs: Afghan culture is centered around hospitality and respect. When hosting guests, Afghan people will go to great lengths to ensure their visitors feel honored and welcome. Poetry is a cherished staple of Afghan culture. Afghans have shared their stories through verse for over 1,000 years. In the city of … Continued

Reflection: Third Annual Shifting Worlds Symposium

The CNNC hosted its third annual Shifting Worlds Symposium. This year’s symposium was titled “Engagement with Refugee and Immigrant Communities during a Pandemic: Collaborations, Challenges, and Resilience” and included sessions dedicated to discussing support and services accessibility to immigrant and refugee communities. The CNNC received nineteen proposal submissions from professors, … Continued