Best Buddies Making News

The Daily Tar Heel featured Campus Y committee Best Buddies today, highlighting the way the organization pairs volunteers with community members in one-on-one partnerships based on friendship. Since it’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month, it’s an especially good time to check out one of the Y’s most vibrant committees. Just … Continued

Empty Bowls Returns to Chapel Hill

By Emory Nager The Campus Y Committee Tar Heel TABLE fights food insecurity in the local Chapel Hill/Carrboro community, working closely with TABLE NC, which helps provide local hungry children with food. TABLE is holding an event called Empty Bowls at Weaver Street Market this coming Sunday, October 16 from 3:30-7:00 called Empty Bowls. … Continued

Former Texas Senator Wendy Davis Campaigns for Clinton in Front of the Campus Y

Former Texas Senator Wendy Davis campaigned for Democratic Nominee Hillary Clinton in front of the Campus Y on Friday, October 23rd. Davis spoke on women’s rights in a Q&A covered by the Daily Tar Heel on Friday. According to the article, Davis is advocating for Clinton because of her strong … Continued

DTH Covers the Charlotte Protests

Charlotte continues to see scores of protestors flooding its streets following the death of Keith Lamont Scott as a result of a fatal gunshot wound from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Officer Brentley Vinson last week. Scott is the latest in a long line of police-shootings of black males. The Daily Tar … Continued

Hunger Lunch Partners with So Good Pupusas

Hunger Lunch, held on Wednesdays at UNC, helps fund community development projects all over the world by Nourish-UNC, a student-run nonprofit dedicated to social justice. Now CUBE venture So Good Pupusas is providing the food. Read all about it here.