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Saint Andrews Session Supports Campaign for Equality in Public Education

On March 16, 2021, the Session of Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church voted support for an advocacy campaign for Equality in Public Education. Education inequities have existed in North Carolina for centuries. Current efforts to address these injustices began in 1994 with a case brought by 5 counties’ school systems claiming the state had failed to …

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Every Child NC – Lead with Leandro Campaign

As the legislative session began, Every Child NC wrote to Governor Cooper on March 3, 2021 asking him to craft his budget toward fulfilling recommendations of the WestEd task force. Education advocates are encouraged to email the governor, asking him to ‘Lead with Leandro.’ https://everychildnc.org/

Saint Andrews Session Supports Eviction Proclamation

On December 15, the Session of Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church voted support for the Proclamation regarding the Current Eviction Crisis and Congregational Response. The proclamation, a proposal by the Committee for Social Justice, explained the impending eviction crisis threatened when the CDC moratorium on evictions expired on December 31, 2020. The proclamation called for a …

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Eviction News

The passage of the federal Covid stimulus act in December, 2020 averted the eviction crisis that would have happened at the start of the new year. Since then the North Carolina General Assembly passed and the Governor signed Senate Bill 36 which provides $543 Million for housing relief assistance to North Carolinians. The expectation is …

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