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Nonprofit provides vehicles to families in need
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
RALEGH – Wheels4Hope celebrated its 14th anniversary at Pullen Park by giving away 14 cars. The nonprofit targets low-wage earners in Raleigh and Durham counties going through transitional periods in life. Recipients are responsible for title and transfer fees, and a one-time payment of $500 for their cars. “Our goal this year is to place 130
 
Start young to curb violent tendencies
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
DURHAM – Aggressive children are less likely to become violent criminals or psychiatrically troubled adults if they receive early intervention, says a new study based on more than two decades of research. These findings from researchers at Duke, Pennsylvania State and Vanderbilt universities and the University of Washington are based on the Fast
 
Childhood mentors have positive impact on career success
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
New research from North Carolina State University finds that young people who have had mentors are more likely to find work early in their careers that gives them more responsibility and autonomy – ultimately putting them on a path to more financially and personally rewarding careers. “We wanted to look at the long-term impacts on mentees in
 
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