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Video: WAGES Foster Grandparents

Foster Grandparents are role models, mentors, and friends to children with exceptional needs. The program provides a way for volunteers age 55 and over to stay active by serving children and youth in their communities. WAGES is extremely proud of all of our Foster Grandparents and the

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WAGES Self-Sufficiency Banquet

The WAGES Self-Sufficiency Project hosted a banquet honoring participants achieving self-sufficiency for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. The banquet also recognized volunteers and community partners that contributed to the program’s success. The keynote speaker, Mr. Corey Coley, CEO of Warm Receptions Events spoke about the journey to success

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WAGES Meals on Wheels Donation

6/19/19 WAGES Meals on Wheels was honored to receive a $500 donation from the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club. Pictured below is WAGES Executive Director, Patricia Beier and Older Adult Services Administrator, Brownie Doss along with members of the Buffalo Soldiers. Also Pictured is WAGES staff, Brownie Doss

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23rd Annual Hal Plonk Disability Awareness Walk

23rd Annual Hal Plonk Disability Awareness Walk

5/1/19 Today, WAGES children, parents, and staff participated in the 23rd Annual Hal Plonk Disability Awareness Walk. The WAGES children led the parade this year! The Walk is sponsored by the Mayor’s Committee for Persons with Disabilities. The theme for this year is “Follow Your Yellow Brick

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H. Bryan Sutton

It is with deep sadness that WAGES reports the passing of our founding Executive Director, H. Bryan Sutton, Jr. Mr. Sutton led our agency from 1966 until his retirement in 2007. He dedicated his life to helping those in need. We send our deepest condolences to his

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WAGES Women’s Conference

WAGES Women’s Conference

WAGES, sponsored its first Women’s Conference on Friday, February 8th that included programs about eating well, interview skills, mental health, how to maintain a healthy relationship and the dating game. The conference also included a meal and raffles for prizes. More than 120 parents signed up for

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Investing in Our Community

WAGES Employees Invest In United Way WAGES employees have joined the fight for education, health & wellness, financial stability and basic needs for an average of 225 people in Wayne County with their investments of $11,248 in United Way of Wayne County, an increase of 57%. United

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Goldsboro: Isolation and Marginalization in Eastern NC

Please click the link below to view the study facilitated by the North Carolina Research Fund. Goldsboro: Isolation and Marginalization in Eastern North Carolina

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Wayne County Meals on Wheels Video featuring WAGES

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