Guilford County, NC (February 17, 2016) – The Guilford County Collaborative on Poverty, led by United Way of Greater Greensboro, will sponsor the MO>E Action Day Job and Resource Fair on Saturday, March 19, 2016 from 1:00PM – 4:00PM at Peeler Community Recreation Center located at 1300 Sykes Avenue, Greensboro, NC. This event is a…Details
The Guilford County Child Fatality Prevention Team and Community Child Protection Team (CFPT/CCPT) is seeking nominations for its 14th Annual “Safety Makes Cents” award. This is a $1,000 recognition grant for acknowledgment of outstanding work in the field of childhood injury prevention. Interested organizations or groups whose injury prevention efforts are proven to reduce childhood…Details
Most people know that February is Black History Month, but many may not know that smoking tobacco products like cigarettes and cigars is a leading cause of heart disease, and ultimately death among African Americans. Although a lower percentage of African Americans smoke than whites, and although blacks tend to smoke fewer cigarettes per day,…Details
Guilford County Collaborative on Poverty Hosts Information Sessions for Area Non-Profits and Local Faith-Based Leaders
Guilford County, NC (February 8, 2016) – The Guilford County Collaborative On Poverty, led by the United Way of Greater Greensboro, will provide two (2) information sessions for area non-profits and faith-based leaders interested in learning more about recent changes to the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as the Food & Nutrition…Details
The Guilford County Parks & Recreation Commission regular meeting scheduled for 6:00pm on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 has been canceled due to a lack of new business for the agenda. The next regular meeting of the Commission is scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 6:00pm and will be held in the Blue Room, located…Details
The Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health wants residents to be aware of Zika virus and measures to prevent the spread of Zika virus. Although there have been no cases of Zika virus in Guilford County or even in the state of North Carolina, Zika virus has been around…Details
The Guilford County Industrial Facilities and Pollution Control Financing Authority (IFPCFA) will meet, Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 4:00pm in the Bob Shaw Conference Room located on the 2nd floor of the Old County Courthouse, 301 W. Market Street, Greensboro, NC. The purpose of the meeting will be to consider and discuss proposed amendments to an…Details
The Board of Commissioners’ Wellness Sub-Committee will meet Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 10:00 am in the Blue Room, located on the first floor of the Old County Courthouse, 301 West Market Street, Greensboro, North Carolina. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss and receive recommendations on wellness options for County employees; and…Details
The local State of Emergency for Guilford County that was declared on January 21, 2016 due to the winter storm has now been terminated.
Guilford County will open on a 2 hour delay on Monday, January 25, 2016 opening offices at 10:00 AM.