Category Archives: General Information

Finally, Back to Work!

We will reopen Buffalo Creek for students on Monday, May 3. For the foreseeable future, we will tutor one student at a time, masks will be required for both students and tutors, and social distancing will be maintained as much … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update

After much thought and discussion with both tutors and students, we have made the difficult decision to keep Buffalo Creek closed for the balance of 2020.  While we believe that our work is important, nothing is more important than the … Continue reading

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COVID Yet Again

Based on today’s announcement from Governor Cooper, Buffalo Creek will remain closed until at least September 15. Especially as schools get ready to reopen, please stay safe and protect yourself and those you come in contact with, by wearing a … Continue reading

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Come on Phase 3!

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COVID-19 Update – Again

We are going to continue to remain closed, with a tentative re-opening date of August 5th, but only if North Carolina has moved into Phase 3 by that time. When we do open, we will be using a screen between … Continue reading

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Safer at Home – COVID 19 Update

In the interest of everyone’s continued health and safety, Buffalo Creek will remain closed through the 4th of July. If North Carolina moves into Phase 3 of the Governor’s reopening plan by that time, we will hopefully be able to … Continue reading

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Another Month for COVID-19

By now I’m sure you have heard that North Carolina schools are closed for the rest of the school year. Buffalo Creek will remain closed for the month of May. We’ll revisit things toward the end of May. Stay safe … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update

It looks like we are in this for a while. For the continued safety of our students and tutors, Buffalo Creek will be extending the suspension of our operations until May 1, 2020 due to the virus. We can’t wait … Continue reading

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2018 Annual Appeal Letter

November 19, 2018 Dear Supporters, 2018 has been a good year for students of the Buffalo Creek Literacy Project. Here is how your donations have impacted a few of them. A child in a lower elementary school was experiencing great … Continue reading

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2017 Annual Appeal Letter

November 27, 2017 Dear Friends, Imagine for a few minutes what life would be like if you could not read. What would it be like to work, to shop, to travel, or to do the simple things that we take … Continue reading

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