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NOC Celebrates Official Opening of Cordillo Program Center

Earlier this year,  thanks to a generous $90, 000 grant from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry, with additional funding from the Wexford Foundation, the Long Cove Foundation, and private donors, NOC opened its fourth program center in the Cordillo…

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In a legal decision that could impact the state’s public school system, the S.C. Supreme Court ruled that the state has failed in its duty to provide “a minimally adequate” education to children living in the state’s poorest school…

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Students at Oaks Respond to NOC Incentives


This year, NOC is making a special effort to introduce incentives that encourage students to excel in the after school learning sessions. Students who score high on Compass Learning exercises and attend classes regularly are recognized for their efforts and

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Simmons Cay Students Honored

Red Cedar Elementary School awarded NOC Simmons Cay students special certificates for respect. NOC focuses on core value of honesty, respect, and integrity, and its learning culture calls for students to place high priority on education and continuous learning.
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NOC Founder and Chair, Dr. Narendra P. Sharma, gave a keynote presentation at a workshop attended by representatives from 15 South Carolina foundations at the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry on October 24, 2014. Dr. Sharma’s talk focused on the

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Fall Celebration at Cordillo


On Saturday, October 18, NOC sponsored a community celebration for residents of Cordillo Courts, The Hedges, and Woodhaven Apartments. Approximately 80 children and 30 adults joined NOC staff, past and current Board members, friends from the Italian American Club, and

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Successful Health Screening at Oaks


On October 16, more than 60 people participated in a Heath Screening Clinic sponsored by NOC, in conjunction with Beaufort Memorial Hospital, VIM, and DEHEC. There is widespread acceptance of health screening among residents of the Oaks and surrounding neighborhoods.

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Cordillo Student of the Week



Juan Leyva Perez has been recognized as a Cordillo Student of the Week. Juan is in the 3rd grade at  Hilton Head IB Elementary School where he is a great student! He always has a smile on his face, and

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An NOC Star



    Will White, an eleventh grader at Heritage Academy, is a wonderful volunteer at NOC’s Cordillo Courts Program Center.  After giving tennis lessons every weekend for the past year for children at the Cordillo Courts tennis courts, Will got involved with

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NOC was recently featured in a news report on Savannah NBC affiliate, WSAV3. Reporter Ashleigh Holland noted that NOC “tutors children after school in underprivileged communities in Hilton Head and Bluffton. Organizers say the extra help their program provides can…

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