Wake Forest Northeast Community Coalition
The Northeast Community Coalition located in Wake Forest, NC is a small grassroots organization consisting of Northeast End neighborhood residents, local churches, businesses, community organizations individual partners, and multiple Town of Wake Forest departments. The coalition is currently focused on five main priorities; community engagement & events, food security & wellness, families, youth and seniors programming, housing and advocacy, and structure and sponsorships. The coalition holds monthly meetings and coordinates community events, programs, and activities based on the goals and aspirations of the neighborhood residents.
The coalition established and maintains the NECC community garden that has distributed over 300 pounds of fresh produce this year alone. NECC is the "model community" for NC3's work and is an affiliate community under the NC3 umbrella. To learn more about the coalition visit the website here.
"The staff of NC3 are passionate, committed to the work of the community, and have helped us in identifying strategies and methodologies to help grow and sustain the community coalition"
Tilda Caudle, NECC Community Leader