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Meet VISTA Leader Hannah Fraser

Please join us in welcoming Hannah Fraser to the NC Campus Compact team as our VISTA Leader! Last year, she served as an NC Hunger Corps VISTA at Wingate University, and is now stepping into the VISTA Leader role for the 2021 service year. In this role, she will be supporting our cohort of NC Hunger Corps and NC After School Corps VISTAs by serving as a peer mentor and encouraging their professional development, supporting their goals, developing their skills, and connecting them to the resources. She will also be a champion for national service and will help to build…

Welcome 2020-2021 AmeriCorps VISTA Members

In July and August we welcomed a majority of our 2020-2021 AmeriCorps VISTA members to North Carolina Campus Compact and to their host sites across the state. Our VISTAs serve in the NC Afterschool Corps or the NC Hunger Corps during their year of national service. This year, we’re pleased to have six Hunger Corps members and five Afterschool Corps members working with institutions and community partners to alleviate poverty through building the capacity of food security programs and extended learning programs for children in under served areas.  Our VISTAs also have the unique opportunity of serving at the intersection…

VISTA Spotlight: Tatiana Arturo

If you’ve ever wondered why someone decides to commit to a year of service in North Carolina, you’re in the right place.  Since 2003, NC Campus Compact has sponsored over 200 individuals who have served as AmeriCorps VISTA members across the state.  In this VISTA Spotlight series, you will meet our current cohort of NC Afterschool Corps and NC Hunger Corps members, learn what led them to national service, and find out where they are serving and what activities they are engaged in during their year. It is our pleasure to introduce you to NC Hunger Corps member Tatiana Arturo….