Agency: CIS Academy
Purpose of Organization: School for academically at-risk youth.
Address: P.O. Box 3718, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Janet Howell, Assistant Principal
Services Needed: Tutor kids in the Middle Grades (6-8) in Math and Reading.
Agency: Deep Branch Elementary School
Purpose of Organization: Education
Address: 4045 Deep Branch Road, Lumberton, NC 28360
Web Address: http://robeson.schoolwires.com/deepbr/site/default.asp
Contact: Rosa Locklear
Services Needed: Tutors are needed after 2:00pm to go to Deep Branch Elementary School.
Agency: Legal Aid of NC (Pembroke)
Purpose of Organization: Provides civil legal services to low-income persons and families.
Address: 93 E, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Dale Deese, Senior Managing Attorney
Services Needed: Intern must have good interpersonal skills and computer knowledge is a plus. They also must be prompt, efficient and self-motivated.
Agency: Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina
Purpose of Organization: The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina is the governing body of the Lumbee people. It is the policy of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina to provide a broad range of services for enrolled Lumbee members. These include assisting in home rehabilitation, low income energy assistance, elders program and tobacco awareness.
Address: P.O. Box 2709, Pembroke, NC 28372
Web Address: www.lumbeetribe.com
Contact: Natascha Tilson
Services Needed: Youth and mentor services, culture enrichment, recreation, elderly assistance, etc.
Agency: Native American Interfaith (Healing Lodge)
Purpose of Organization: To provide crisis and wellness minisry to those in need.
Address: 450 Prospect Road, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Tony Locklear
Services Needed: Volunteers needed to assist with community outreach to educate public about substance and tobacco abuse, STD and HIV/AIDS screenings and overall wellness.
Agency: Palmer Prevention, Inc.
Purpose of Organization: Provide drug education, treatment, and alternative activities for youth.
Address: 208 N. Main Street, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Doug Caison, Coordinator
Services Needed: Communication skills, mentoring, typing, dependable.
Agency: Pembroke Housing Authority
Purpose of Organization: Provide affordable housing assistance designed to enhance the lives of residents.
Address: P.O. Box 910, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Sandy Jacobs, Director of Resident Services
Services Needed: Mentors and Tutors for after-school program. Possible candidates include education majors in need of field experience.
Agency: Pembroke Middle School
Purpose of Organization: Education of students.
Address: 8910 Deep Branch Road, Pembroke, NC 28372
Web Address: http://robeson.schoolwires.com/pms/site/default.asp
Contact: Kathy Hunt
Services Needed: Tutoring students in academic areas.
Agency: Purnell Swett High School
Purpose of Organization: Education
Address: P.O. box 1210, Pembroke, NC 28372
Web Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Jessie McCormick
Services Needed: Student teachers are welcomed. Offer training experience for prospective teachers.
Agency: Rockingham District Native American Cooperative Ministry of the United Methodist Church (RDNACM)
Purpose of Organization: To help the Native American United Methodist Churches (14) in Robeson, Sampson, Cumberland, and Orange Counties. Church growth, leadership development, mission coordination, outreach.
Address: P.O. Box 1059, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Rev. Sylvia Collins or Gary Locklear
Services Needed: Computer skills, Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Publisher, Access), Building databases, webpages, grant writing and formatting, newsletter publication, communicating with local church leadership. Pianist on Sundays. Assist children and youth workers. Help with Mission Projects.
Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2012
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