Author: Amber Rucker, DEIB Manager

Working Toward the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: Then and Now
On March 21, 1960, police in Sharpeville, South Africa killed 69 people during a peaceful demonstration against apartheid pass laws. These laws controlled the areas in which persons of color [...]
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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Crossnore
On September 1, 2021, Crossnore Communities for Children’s made me its full-time Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Manager. In beginning this work, it was important to gauge the pulse of [...]
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Helping Students Find Success
In Crossnore's Day Treatment program, we provide mental health services to students who have been unsuccessful in a traditional learning environment and have been placed in an alternative learning environment [...]
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