UNC Greensboro

A Community to Thrive In

Norma was facing significant challenges. Her two young boys had both been recently diagnosed with autism, and she was struggling with serious health issues. With limited English, minimal support, and scarce knowledge of how to navigate health and social services in Greensboro, Norma felt isolated and alone. That is when … Continued

The Gift of Reading

Books are gifts that kids open over and over again. Paula Stover knows this. So when she learned about the Thriving at Three program (TAT), and its need for books in English and Spanish, she got to work, excited to help families with preschool children build their very own home … Continued

“Now he reads, reads, reads!”

Junior, age 4, had not been exposed to books, and he would literally run away at reading time. Happily, CNNC’s Thriving at Three program changed Junior’s ideas about books. After regularly attending the program, Junior’s mother proudly reports at home,  that he picks out his books every day and “reads, reads, reads!” … Continued