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WHHI Interview


In this video (see below) Dr. Narendra Sharma, NOC Founder & Chair, discusses NOC’s 2-year interim solution with St. Lukes Church, HHI, to house the NOC Learning Center so that children from Cordillo, Hedges, and Woodhaven Apartments can continue to

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NOC Founder and Chairman, Dr. Narendra P. Sharma, shares thoughts about his journey from growing up in the Fiji Islands to a career in economic development worldwide, to retirement and a second career fighting poverty in underserved communities in Beaufort

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NOC Supporters Call on the Town to Implement the Cordillo Tennis Project

 

Five individuals (Bethany Ramseur, Judy Blahut, Consuelo Saldivar, Edwin Rivera, and Bo Gunlock) spoke at the May 22 HHI Town Council meeting on behalf of NOC regarding the proposed Cordillo Courts Project, which was recently unanimously approved by the

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Strong Support from St. Luke's Church


At the Town Council meeting on May 15, 2018, Assistant Pastor Steve Chisholm, representing St. Luke’s Church, stated that the Town of HHI should proceed with implementation of the Cordillo Courts Tennis Project, as approved recently by the Town Council

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Youth Tennis/Social Celebration at Cordillo Courts


The children and families at Cordillo Courts, along with NOC family and friends, made the day (April 22, 2018) extra special. There was much fun and laughter as people enjoyed abundant food, games, and music. Clearly, pizzas and cookies were

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NOC intends to apply for a 21st Century Community Learning Center subgrant from the South Carolina Department of Education. The application and any waiver will be available for public review after it is submitted.…

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NOC Founder Recognized by First Tee



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dr. Narendra Sharma received a special Leadership Award at The First Tee of the Lowcountry’s Fourth Annual Community Leadership Award Banquet on April 9, 2018, at the Sea Pines Country Club. At the

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NOC Children at Cordillo Have a New Home

NOC, along with the children and families of Cordillo, Hedges, and Woodhaven Apartments, as well as NOC’s staff, friends and volunteers had delightful news to celebrate at Easter. The children attending NOC’s Learning Center at Cordillo for the afternoon and

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In 83 Million Eviction Records, a Sweeping and Intimate New Look at Housing in America                             
By EMILY BADGER and QUOCTRUNG BUI 
 The New York Times, …April 7, 2018
Nearly one million American households received eviction judgments in 2016 according to

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NOC’s Cordillo Program:  A Special Thanks to Donors, Friends, and Volunteers


On behalf of NOC-Cordillo, we want to express our deepest gratitude to the Sisters of Charity, Long Cove Community Foundation, Wexford Plantation Charitable Foundation, United Way of the Lowcountry, Bargain Box, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, and Providence Presbyterian Church for

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