S - Community Improvement & Capacity Building

The NC 100 %

Our mission:
100% of the Rockingham County Student Population have the tools to explore great career options before 9th grade, are college/career ready by age 25, and have access to information on options for financing post-secondary education and asset collection. 

Unity in the Community

To improve the quality of life for the residence of Polk County and the surrounding areas, by providing, cultural, educational,spiritual and entertaining activities, for the entire family, no mater of the race, sex, or any other diversity.

Upstream Works

Upstream Works amplifies the power of creative, independent changemakers and organizations through multi-sector collaboration to support thriving and equitable communities.

EmcArts, Inc.

Our Vision
A world where individuals, organizations, and communities are equipped to respond to their most complex challenges through collaboration, experimentation and artistic practices.

Our Goals
To build local capacity for innovation and adaptive change in the arts and social sector
To create the space and conditions for our partners to take on complex challenges
To deeply integrate artists and artistic practices into change efforts