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Tribe Issues First Essential Single Family Rehab (Forgivable) Loan

The North Carolina Housing Finance Agency (NCHFA) made $14 million in state funds available to residents of North Carolina whose homes experienced damage during Hurricane Matthew. This funding is called Essential Single Family Rehabilitation Program Disaster Recovery. Three agencies in Robeson County were able to tap into this pot of money which will allow them to assist local residents whose homes have been damaged by Hurricane Matthew: City of Lumberton; Lumber River Council of Governments; and the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina. The loans are issued on a first-come, first-served basis. The Tribe accepted applications for two weeks back in April. Fortunately for the applicants, the loans a

Generation to Generation

Attendees at Sunday the evening (8/13/2017) gospel/spiritual sing sponsored by the Lumbee Tribe's Boys & Girls Clubs were treated to some of the best gospel singing the Lumbee Nation has to offer. The event was held at 6:00 pm at the Pembroke Boys & Girls Club. Titled "Generation to Generation of Spiritual Singing," Dr. Rose Marie Lowery, Director of the Tribe's Boys & Girls Clubs and organizer of this event, in conjunction with the kids, included this Bible verse in the program: "Speak to one another with psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs. Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord." Ephesians 5:19 Gospel sings have been a part of the Lumbee experience for generations and are a deep exp

Lowe's Partners with Boys & Girls Clubs

(Staff Report by Telisha Oxendine 8.15.2017) Today I took my kids from the Four Winds Boys & Girls Club to do a meet and greet with the workers at Lowe's Home Improvement in Lumberton, N.C. During Back 2 School season, Lowe’s will expand its partnership by kicking off the Lowe’s and BGCA-Building Great Futures in-store cause campaign. From August 8 to September 5, 2017, Lowe’s stores will support Boys & Girls Clubs by asking their customers to donate to Boys & Girls Clubs during the checkout process at the register. Fifty percent (50%) of all funds raised by stores that align with our BGC organization will be distributed back to our Club. If pass-thru after the split is less than $100 per C


Press Release Pembroke Boys & Girls Club Southern Spirit Boys & Girls Club Ms. Jinnie Lowery jlowery@lumbee 910-521-7861 PEMBROKE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB AND SOUTHERN SPIRIT BOYS & GIRLS CLUB EARN ‘PAINTING A BRIGHTER FUTURE’ GRANT FROM The LUMBER RIVER TRADING/TRUE VALUE HARDWARE, The HARDWARE TRUE VALUE – FAIRMONT, AND PEMBROKE TRUE VALUE HARDWARE STORES. Two Lumbee Tribe Boys & Girls Clubs will receive 60 gallons of paint to improve facilities before the start of the school year Pembroke, Lumberton and Fairmont NC, August 1, 2017 – As students across Robeson County get ready to go back to school, the Lumbee Tribe’s Pembroke and Southern Spirit Clubs are getting a fresh coat of pain

Home Ownership Program and our Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program

The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina has two programs available for eligible members. Please review the information on our Home Ownership Program and our Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program and give us a call at (910)521-7861 or stop by our office and we will review the program requirements with you.

Culture Class

Culture Class is held each Monday night at the Pembroke Boys & Girls Club from 6 pm to 8 pm. We are excited about the growth we have seen in the class. Ageism is not tolerated or acknowledged as evidenced by the age range of our class participants: preschool to elders. It's a beautiful sight to see all these age groups singing, dancing, learning together. The Class is free and open to all. Come join us and let's learn and grow together!

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