S - Community Improvement & Capacity Building

Project Point Five

Project Point Five specializes in personal renovation, rehabilitations, and reinventions to achieve self-sufficiency and economic mobility through a holistic approach designed to meet each client's needs. We are on a mission to empower, educate, and enlighten non-violent offenders, veterans in-need, at risk youth, and struggling male head of households.

Five One Labs Inc

Five One Labs is a startup incubator that equips displaced and conflict-affected youth with the tools to build scalable businesses. Since launching in the summer of 2017, we have enabled incredible hundreds of entrepreneurs to rebuild and thrive through entrepreneurship. Our vision is to develop an inclusive network of entrepreneurs that have the support, skills, and connections to positively change their communities and countries. The name “Five One” comes from the 1951 Refugee Convention that gives refugees the right to work.

NC Budget & Tax Center

At the North Carolina Budget & Tax Center, we envision a state where every person can reach their full potential and achieve well-being through the support of trustworthy, anti-racist institutions and systems that we all participate in building. The NC Budget & Tax Center is a non-partisan organization that works to document fiscal and economic conditions in communities to support the work of people, organizations, and government to advance solutions to poverty and pursue racial equity.

Communities In Partnership

Communities in Partnership (CIP) cultivates grassroots leadership and builds community resilience through collective action and transformational organizing. We envision Old East Durham and the surrounding area as a vibrant place where all residents have an exceptional quality of life with the economic and political power to impact decision making that affects their community.