North Carolina A. Philip Randolph Institute, Inc. Newsletter
July, 2018
 
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Strengthening the community voice, increasing community engagement, and improving the quality of life for all.
 
Poor People's Campaign
A National Call To Action
On June 23, 2018, we participated in A National Call To Action for Moral Revival in Washington D.C.  This was a rally that focused not only on racism and discrimination, it focused on all dimensions of injustice that prevents citizens from living a quality life. This gathering demanded that law makers and government decision makers stop attacking the poor, our enviroment, our jobs, and other facets of our lives.
 
 
Mary's Pantry
Need For Food
Article ImageA 55 year old customer receives Supplemental Security Income. But, after paying all of her bills she does not have enough money to buy groceries.  Each month she visits Mary’s Pantry so that she can put food on her table.
 
The needs of Mary’s Pantry grow as the needs of our customers grow. You can help Mary’s Pantry by donating canned goods such as various types of beans, veggies, and soups, etc or by clicking Help Us End Hunger.
NC Black Women Round Table
Bayard Rustin LGBTQ 
Bayard Rustin LGBTQ of NC APRI Board Chair Dee Phillips participated in the NC Black Women Round Table Summit to collaborate with other organizations throughout the state of North Carolina. During the summit, they discussed the need for better educational options and funding, creating support networks for growing entrepreneurial businesses, developing networking opportunities for nonprofit and providing better services for current business owners.
Did you Know?
Almost 32% of seniors in North Carolina live in or near poverty.
´╗┐Save The Date
On April 13, 2019, we will have our 45th Annual  Education Awards Banquet and Birthday Celebration 6:00pm until 10:00pm.  This event will be at the Millennium Hotel Durham 2800 Campus Walk Ave, Durham, NC 27705. 
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Raleigh Youth Chapter APRI Vice President Alycia Melvin is one of our summer apprentices working to make sure the community is ready to vote November 6, 2018!
 
 

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