East Burlington Community Center

Description: ON THE BIOBUS LOOP-*will need transportation from stop to site* Community organization in a at-risk and poverty level area of the community. Originally operated by New Beginnings Church, but acquiring non-profit status- Operates an after-school program. "Changing communities one at a time" mission. Offers clothing, food programs, GED accessability with Alamance Community College and Motheread teaching moms how to read children's books. Resource center and ,street smart program with collaboration from the Boys and Girls club.offering panera Bread ministry.

Primary Contact:
Mailing Address: 1899 Wilkins Street
Burlington, NC 27215
Phone #: 437-4832

Office Hours: 2:30-6:00

Best Times for Volunteers: weekdays 10-5 Mon-Thursday 2:30-4:00 Homework 4:00-5:00 Afterschool program and activities/snack time

Notes: Most students will be asked to tutor and work with recreation activities. Working with Kim Jones course in fall 2009 Ramona Allen nominated for chanel 2 -To Those Who Care Award in Aug.2009

Directions to Service Location: Follow Church street to Graham Hopedale road, located behind Grace United Methodist Church, which is located at the intersection of Wilkins Street and Graham-Hopedale Road.across from Fire Department.