To ignite the love of reading by connecting our community with books and authors. Bookmarks is a free festival of books and authors; an independent, nonprofit bookstore; and ongoing initiatives to get books in the hands of children and adults within the community. Everyone involved with Bookmarks is passionate about books with purpose. We want to welcome everyone to our celebration of books and authors and bring people together to explore new and different ideas. Because of this work, Bookmarks is becoming nationally known as an advocate for books and their power to change each of us.
Serving Henderson County Public Schools, by investing in and and responding to the whole child and the whole school to create a thriving community.
Amir Institute’s mission is to provide families (from cradle to career) with the necessary tools to be successful. Education is the key to success! At AI, we want to ignite the leader within by ensuring all individuals are equipped with the knowledge and resources to soar in their spiritual, personal and professional lives through acquiring permanent residency, a multitude of job-readiness and leadership skills to empower self-awareness and self-sufficiency, and strengthen community through the ongoing support and development of businesses.
The mission of Triangle School of Theology is to provide quality and affordable theological education using various modalities of teaching and learning to prepare clergy and laity for training, vocation, and service in churches, Christian ministries, and the community to serve the global community.
Encouragement and improvement of 1) scientific research, 2) clinical applications and 3) Educational applications in biofeedback andapplied psychophysiology.
Integration of applied psychophysiology, biofeedback and other self- regulatory methods.
Improvement of clinical uses of applied psychophysiology, biofeedback and other self-regulatory methods through high standards of professional practice, peer review, ethics and education.
Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina is a non-profit 501c3, grassroots movement driven by North Carolina families, educators and professionals concerned with the limited access to educational interventions for dyslexia within our public schools. We aim to raise dyslexia awareness, empower families to support their children, and inform policymakers on best practices to identify, remediate and support students with dyslexia in North Carolina public schools.
Police at Play builds a bridge between law enforcement officers and the children and families in the community through unstructured play.
VOW exists to liberate and protect the intellectual curiosity and positive racial self-concept of Black Learners (Black Genius®) by co-creating culturally affirming learning environments.
“To promote and improve the quality of visual arts education in the state of North Carolina. The North Carolina Art Education Association will focus on three broad categories to accomplish its goals: leadership, service and organization.”58
Effective Change Ministries International mission is to educate minority and underserved populations in the areas of Marriage, Money, Business and Leadership development while bringing an awareness of the power of spirituality as defined in the Holy Bible. The scriptures teach to remember the Lord our God for it is He who gives us the power to get wealth. Therefore we have created the W3 Wealth Institute to help with these efforts.