The December CADA Board of Directors Meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, December 12th at 6:00 pm at the CADA Administrative Office in Rich Square, NC.
In Loving Memory of
22 Years of Service to
CADA Head Start Program
Choanoke Area Development Association of NC, Inc. (CADA) has designated November 20th – December 14th, 2017 for district election meetings. The purpose of these meetings is to elect two (2) electors from each community within an established district. These selected electors will meet within their respective district to elect one (1) district representative to CADA’s Board of Directors. A board member does not have to be a low-income person but must be selected by the low-income residents of a CADA district as their representative.
Residents must be 18 years of age or older to be eligible to nominate an elector and to vote. CADA employees are not eligible to nominate candidates or to vote in the election. All low-income persons are encouraged to participate in the election process. Polling locations, dates and times for voting are as follows:
District Bertie County Date Time
10 – Bertie Co. Chamber of Commerce – 121 East Granville St., Windsor NC 12/14/2017 10:00am - 11:00am
10 - CADA / NCWorks Building – 128 East Granville St., Windsor NC 12/14/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
9 – Chavis Adult Day Health Center – 105 Commerce St., Powellsville, NC 12/14/2017 2:00pm – 3:00pm
9 – West Bertie Headstart - 3734-B Governors Rd., Kelford, NC 12/14/2017 3:30pm – 4:30pm
9 – Aulander Community Building – 130 Commerce St. Aulander, NC 12/14/2017 4:00pm – 5:00pm
For more information please contact: Sallie Surface at 252.539.4155
CADA is a private, non-profit organization, a Community Action Agency, whose mission is to assist low income citizens achieve self-sufficiency and a better quality of life. Our purpose is to promote through regional cooperation, the industrial, agricultural, recreational, educational and general economic well being and health and welfare of the citizens of Bertie, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Counties.
Post Office Box 530 120 Sessoms Drive
Rich Square, North Carolina 27869
On July 1, 2016, Choanoke Area Development Association of NC, Inc. (CADA) officially became the state designated Community Action Agency and Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) administrator for Martin County. As the state designated agency for the County, CADA’s Board of Directors was increased to include board members from Martin County. Community Action Agencies are required to have a tripartite board with representatives appointed by the County Commissioners, representatives elected from identified districts to speak for the low-income, and representatives from the community-at-large. The two Board Members appointed by Martin County Commissioners are Barbara Council and Tina Rodgers. The new Board Members elected by districts are Sheriqueenma Artis-Rodgers (District 1) and Carolyn Thompson (District 2). The Community-at-Large Representatives are Dr. Ann Britt, Martin County Community College and David Whitley, Martin County Chamber of Commerce.