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LFNC Fellows Help Communities Respond to COVID-19

July 19, 2020

North Carolina’s local governments are on the frontlines of keeping residents safe and helping communities respond. The daily operations of North Carolina’s municipalities and counties have been heavily impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak in our state. As local governments grapple with … Continued

Russell Spearheads Covid-19 Student Response Corps

July 19, 2020

“North Carolina’s local governments and nonprofits are on the frontlines of keeping residents safe and helping communities respond to the global pandemic. The N.C. Covid-19 Student Response Corps leverages North Carolina’s greatest asset – our students and graduates and combines … Continued

Op-Ed: Why I Returned to Rural North Carolina

September 9, 2019

Shayla Douglas reflects on her decision to serve rural North Carolina through the UNC School of Government’s program, Lead for North Carolina in The Richmond Observer.  “Go to school and make a life outside of Richmond County, there’s nothing here.” This … Continued