About the Initiative. In 2016, we launched Rockingham Proud: Education Works! This initiative bring governments, nonprofits, civic groups, religious groups, individuals, and corporations together to created a shared education, workforce and economic development vision.
The Many Pathways to Success. This November, RCEF launched a county-wide messaging campaign that utilizes “home-grown” stories to highlight different education and career pathways. The first individual featured is Stephanie Merrick, Accounting Manager at Gildan Activewear. View here education and career pathway in this short video.
Stephanie > Morehead High School > UNC Chapel Hill > UNCG Masters > Gildan Activewear