Messages From the Chair

Sharma Addresses Local Group

Dr. Narendra Sharma, NOC Board Chair, recently gave a talk to the Unitarian Church of the Lowcountryon Overcoming poverty and income-inequality: A global and local imperative. …  Dr. Sharma noted that we live in a constant state of flux where

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Dear Friends:
I hope you, your family, and your friends enjoyed a happy 4th of July.
July 4th is a special day for us all … for Americans as well as for others who respect our core values of freedom,

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Words from the Chair

I visited NOC’s two Learning Centers in downtown Beaufort — Parkview and Marsh Pointe. I saw hope and optimism in the faces of the children who were there. After almost a year, these students are showing significant results in academic

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Speaking at the annual BSCD State of the Schools meeting, Dr. Narendra P. Sharma discussed the NOC business model, focusing on outreach, results, and impact in the broader context of poverty and the significant “achievement gap” in Beaufort County. He

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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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Dr. Narendra P. Sharma, Founder and Chair, NOC, made a presentation to the Board of Education and senior staff of the Beaufort County School District on August 7, 2014, to discuss accomplishments of the NOC/BCSD partnership over the past five…

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Message from the Chair (January 1, 2014)

I am happy to report that the health of NOC is excellent as it enters 2014.
NOC is on a trajectory of expansion in keeping with its strategic goals and priorities for the next five years.  Clearly, NOC’s development approach

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Messages from the Chair
Narendra P. Sharma, PhD
Chair, Board of Directors

Afterthoughts
On November 11, 2013, Encore.org announced that I was being recognized as a 2013 Purpose Prize fellow. The Purpose Prize is the country’s only large-scale investment in…

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Messages from the Chair
Narendra P. Sharma, PhD
Chair, Board of Directors

For the past three year, NOC has provided valuable services through its Program Center located with the Bluffton House Apartment complex. Unlike the Program Center at the Oaks…

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February 2013

Messages from the Chair
Narendra P. Sharma, PhD
Chair, Board of Directors

NOC’s Business Model: Highly Relevant for Empowering People
As it embarks on its next five years, Neighborhood Outreach Connection (NOC) is proud of its accomplishments and development approach…

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