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NC State launched the Juntos Program in 2007, with a plan to provide high school Latino students and their families with the knowledge, skills, and resources to ensure high school graduation and increase college access and attendance rates.

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For A Better Education | Para Una Mejor Educación

To celebrate our Juntos Quinceañera this week we have Sebastian Rios a former Team Captain for our summer academy! Sebastian was able to impact so many students in their academic journey during academy and we thank him for his mentorship!

#JuntosLeEchamosGanas #Mentoringyouth #ncsustudents
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Continuing Juntos Quinceñera celebration, we are recognizing a special Orange County student!! Karen Chavez is sharing how Juntos embraced her at summer academy. Wishing all our Juntos family an amazing weekend!! ...

In honor of our Quinceñera we are doing a National Spotlight. Today, Gretchen from The University of Idaho Extension is dropping in to tell us about the impact Juntos has made in her community.
#JuntosIdaho #Quinceñera #JuntosComingOfAge
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Check out the spotlight of our Sampson County Coordinator Genevieve Merlos-Pulley!
Juntos is so proud of Genevieve for all of the amazing work she does in Sampson Early College High School "Genevieve wants to empower students and their families within the local community by breaking down barriers that make it difficult for them to support their children in their academic success and future goals."

#JuntosNC #Empoweringyouth #SampsonCounty
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Wishing Juntos a Happy Quinceñera from the JuntosNC office!
Today is Mexican Independence Day, Juntos is celebrating, so should you 🇲🇽
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Hispanic Heritage Month is upon us! Our community has contributed to society in immense ways historically and presently. Juntos is proud to recognize our community and its rich culture.
We want to give a special recognition today to observe Central Americas Independence Day! 🇭🇳🇸🇻🇬🇹
Juntos is also turning 15! We are launching a series to celebrate our Quinceñera 🎊
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We are a couple weeks into fall semester! We wish all of our Juntos community a wonderful and abundant semester.
Juntos Clubs are a great resource for guidance. Juntos offers mentors. If you are a youth APPLY! If you're currently in college or post-grad APPLY to be a mentor!
To apply to be a mentor or mentee click our Linktree in our bio. If you have any questions DM us or email us at juntosprogram@ncsu.edu
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JuntosNC is proud to announce the Wake Tech Reach Project. The two-year project is receiving $600,000 in funding! This partnership will contribute to our mission of integrating our community into Higher-Education.
For more info click on our Linktree for the full article provided by DASA at NCSU
#waketech #juntos #juntosnc #collegeaccess #latinx
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Your voice is a powerful tool in changing your school, community, state, country, and world!

Juntos is proud of our students Rebecca, William, and Aliah in Catawba County for sharing their stories in front of the Catawba County Schools School Board meeting!

Special thanks to the parents of our youth, extension staff, and our wonderful Catawba coordinator Holly for being there to show support!

#4h #juntosleechamosganas #Catawba #advocacy #sharingyourstory #useyourvoice
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Have you ever wanted to be a Voice Over Actor?

Well, here is your chance! North Carolina 4-H is looking for voice talent to go with a new animated series for the Empowering Youth and Families Program!

Priority is given to 4-H members or alumni! Check out the link in our bio for more details on roles and the casting process!
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Kentucky has been devastated by record flooding. Our new Juntos team there is doing okay, but parts of the state are suffering. Below are ways you can help the families who have been impacted by this natural disaster.

You can donate to the 4-H Foundation in Kentucky, which will help 4-H'ers impacted by flooding. Link in Bio!

The Pre-K to 12 school that our Juntos Lead in Kentucky attended has been severely impacted. Approximately 30% of the students have lost their homes.The Resource Center at the school has put together an amazon list that they are keeping updated of things the kids at the school need. This list is for flood resources and supplies for families that have been displaced by the flood in Jackson, Ky. All items will go directly to families impacted through the Jackson City School FRYSC.
Link in Bio!

Consider giving today to help those in need in Kentucky.
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NC State Juntos Program is Hiring

The Juntos Program is looking for a new Assistant Director as Bianca Wall steps into a new life journey in Atlanta!

The Juntos Assistant Director vacancy has been posted on the NC State jobs website and is now accepting applications. The link to the application is in our bio!

We greatly appreciate you sharing the job posting with your awesome networks and professional circles!
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Mark your calendars and come celebrate the rich culture within Latin America!

For more information about this event hosted by @el.pueblo.inc , visit the link in our bio!

#Latino #Latinx #lafiestadelpueblo
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We are still taking applications for an AmeriCorps VISTA! If you are interested in working for Juntos, please apply today! Application link in bio. ...

Meet Zaira, a member of the Juntos 4-H Program in Catawba County! She is a typically shy student, who recently stepped out of her comfort zone and tried something new: a 4-H Presentation. On, June 18, Zaira traveled to Moore County to present in the category of Careers and Entrepreneurship and was declared a District 4-H Presentation winner. As a district-level winner, Zaira now has the chance to compete at the state level in mid-July! Congratulations on the big win, and good luck at the state competition! ...

Watch this quick introduction to Juntos on YouTube

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Listen to the
Connect eXtension
Podcast

Hosted by Diana Urieta, senior director and co-developer of Juntos North Carolina, the Connect eXtension Podcast discusses Juntos, the work they are doing, and their vision going forward.

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Check out our series of short theme videos from the 2020 National Juntos Convening. We personally love the short presentations from all the states as they share their Juntos 4-H vision.

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