Tornado recovery trips and grants now available

The Carolina Center for Public Service (CCPS) is working with Bertie County to offer volunteer opportunities for UNC faculty, staff and students.

Tornado recovery trips to Bertie County
Volunteers are needed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays throughout July for small debris clean-up and supply distribution. Transportation to Bertie County, approximately two hours away, will be provided by CCPS. If you are interested in serving, please complete the form. You will then receive detailed information about the volunteer effort.

Grants available to aid in tornado recovery efforts

The Carolina Center for Public Service has received funds from generous donors to support the University’s recovery efforts in North Carolina communities. Grants of up to $1,000 are now available to facilitate response efforts of UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, staff and students. Application deadline is Aug. 5.

For more information about the trips or grants, visit

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