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New Volunteer Opportunities
Ada Jenkins Center needs volunteers for a number of events this summer.
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Volunteer Director Needed
Ada Jenkins Center is searching for a 20hr Volunteer Director. Resumes will be accepted until noon, July 17, 2015. For the complete job description, please click here.

Credit Card Debt: History, Management, and Resources
Unforeseen circumstances can place anyone into crisis, no matter what walk of life they come from. Lack of savings, a jo...
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A Day in the Life at the Ada Jenkins Center
Check out the PDF below to see what goes on during a typical day at the Ada Jenkins Center! Data for this infographic wa...
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Chronic Absenteeism
This winter, we’ve gotten more snow days than usual here in Davidson! Sometimes we can’t help that we miss s...
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The Charlotte Region’s Lack of Economic Mobility, and What Ada Jenkins Is Doing to Help
On my way to work at Ada Jenkins Center, I often listen to NPR’s Charlotte Talks. The subject one morning was Charlotte’...
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Volunteer Testimonies
At Ada Jenkins, we believe that any approach to breaking the cycles of poverty needs to be a multi-generational approach...
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Volunteer Orientations
Check out our volunteer opportunities by attending our next Volunteer Orientation on Tue, July 7.
Upcoming Volunteer Orientations

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The Ada Jenkins Center works in three realms of service: education, health, and human services - all to benefit our community.
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Cathy Wilson, a client of The Ada Jenkins Center, shares her story with Georgia Krueger.
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