News & Updates
NC Rural Center mentioned in The Duke Endowment article "Rural Churches Helping Rural Communities"
NC Rural Center mentioned in The Daily News article "Rural Center receives Golden LEAF grant money"
New Pilot Initiative Will Build Community Capacity And Regional Leadership In The State’s Northeast Prosperity Zone
RALEIGH - The NC Rural Center has received a grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation to partner with the Friday Institute to help one North Carolina region broaden its leadership base, enhance community and regional collaborations, and develop more strategic initiatives...
NC Rural Center mentioned in NC State College of Agriculture & Life Sciences article "Extension to Take Part in Upcoming Rural Assembly"
NC Rural Center mentioned in Institute for Emerging Issues article "First in Future: The N.C. Rural Center President Patrick Woodie"
NC Rural Center mentioned in Philanthropy Journal article "Filling the Expertise Gap: The Next Step in Community Engagement"
NC Rural Center mentioned in RC Catalyst article "NC Rural Center partners with rural Methodist churches"
The growth or decline of jobs, often benchmarked by the unemployment rate, is the default measurement of economic wellbeing. However, income from jobs is another excellent way to assess economic change. The source of this data is the Quarterly Census of Employment and...
by Jason Gray, Senior Fellow, Research & Policy What's the Data? This month's data visualization compares the one-year change in employment for all 100 North Carolina counties from May 2016 to May 2017. Counties are sorted into three categories of rural, urban, and...