The Franklinton Center at Bricks is a conference, retreat, and educational facility in eastern North Carolina with a focus on justice advocacy and leadership development. At this historic center of transformation, issues affecting the marginalized, the oppressed, and the poor are addressed. More
Amandla Organizing Training Program - 1st Session During the week of September 10th – 14th, 2014, Franklinton Center at Bricks will be the site of the 2014 Amandla Organizing Training Program. An integral aspect of rebuilding Black social justice infrastructure requires developing competent Black organizers with the skills, analysis and relationships to organize Black communities effectively. To that end, BOLD’s Amandla! Black Community Organizing Internship aspires to increase the effectiveness of Black frontline organizers in social change practices.
Enhancing Profitability and Sustainability of Small Socially Disadvantaged Producers On Wednesday, September 24, 2014, the Franklinton Center at Bricks will be hosting a FREE work shop for minority farmers and non-farmers. The workshop is designed to educate local farmers in the region on how to Make More Money for their Produce, and Direct Selling Tactics.
Community Academy Educational Workshop Franklinton Center at Bricks will host The Community Academy Educational Workshop. NCACDC works with CDCs (Community Development Corporations) and other community-based organizations in neighborhoods all across NC to bring citizens, business people and elected officials together to solve the state's most pressing economic challenges. NCACDC it is offering a FREE Community Academy Workshop at Franklinton Center at Bricks which will give community members the information and skills they need to help shape the decisions being made about the future of their community. (Transportation is available to training site.)