Poe in the Media



Poe Center and NC Medical Society Alliance Join to Host “Opioid Epidemic Uncovered” – June 2017

Poe Young Professionals Host 5th Annual Fundraiser to Benefit the Poe Center – February 2017

Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane Officially Proclaims February Children’s Dental Health Month – February 2017

Poe Center to Host Free Family-Friendly Festival for the Public – October 2016

Poe Center Announces New Board Members – October 2016

Poe Center for Health Education Celebrates 2016 Annual Awards and Achievements – September 29, 2016

Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education to Host 25th Anniversary Gala – September 2016 

NC Artist Nicholas Bragg Creates Commemorative Mural in Honor of the Poe Center’s 25th Anniversary – September 2016

SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework: Strategies and Tools for Measuring the Priority Indicators – September 2016

Poe Center for Health Education Offers Free Lunches and Nutrition Education for Youth – June 2016

NC Students and Teachers Reach Thousands with Messages about Fitness and Nutrition – April 2016

Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education to Host 2014 Annual Meeting – September 2014

International Students Visit The Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education – July 2014

Poe Center for Health Education Prepares for a Summer of Healthy Fun and Nutrition – June 2014

Poe Center for Health Education Announces 2014 Annual Meeting on September 25 – June 2014

North State Bank to Sponsor Poe Center 2013 Annual Meeting – August 2013

Poe Center Announces Gale Adcock to be Keynote Speaker at 2013 Annual Meeting – July 2013

Poe Center is First Open Feeding Site for 2013 Summer Food Service Program – June 2013

A Healthy Silent Auction: The Poe Center’s February Fundraiser Is Coming Soon! – February 2013

Chicago Mixed-Media Artist Matthew Lew Donates Painting For Poe Center Charity Auction – October 2012

Poe Center Names New Board Members for 2012-2013 – October 2012

Poe Center and Fleet Feet Celebrate Food Day by Eating Real – October 2012

2012 Annual Meeting – July 2012

Middle Creek Community Center to Host Poe Center’s Free Parents Matter! Series – January 2012

Poe Center’s Ann Rollins Named School Health Champion – November 2011

Poe Center Names Ann Rollins Executive Director – July 2011

Poe Center for Health Education Receives Sponsorship to Unlock the POE-tential – May 2011

Poe Center for Health Education Welcomes New Development Director – May 2011


Poe Center Media Features

WRAL Go Ask Mom – Destination: PlayWell Park at Poe Center for Health Education, June 2017

WRAL Go Ask Mom – Free Meals: Sites across region offer food, activities for kids who may go without, June 2017

The News & Observer – Summer food program provides meals to kids in need, June 2017

WNCN – NC company will use K-9 to search your child’s bedroom for drugs, May 2017

Allen Tate Companies Blog – A healthy lesson. April 2017

Elkin Tribune – Risky behavior and how to address it shared at Elkin High School during ‘The Bedroom Project’ program, April 2017

WRAL Go Ask Mom – X-Plan: Should you have one for your tween, teen? March 1, 2017

WRAL Go Ask Mom – Poe Center puberty program designed for fathers, sons. February 25, 2017

WRAL GoAsk MOM – Poe Center offers dental health tips, free screenings for kids

DailyAdvance.com – Expert to parents: Learn what teens know about drugs, apps, December 7, 2016.

Delta Dental of North Carolina Toothbrush Presentation – Time Warner Cable, November 2016

Delta Dental of North Carolina Donates 2000 Toothbrushes to Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education to Benefit NC Youth – Satellite Press Releases, November 2016

Health is Academic – North Carolina PTA Newsletter. Let’s Change the Narrative: Destigmatizing Mental Illness, October 2016.

Washington Daily News – Chocowinity Middle learns bullying prevention – October 2, 2016

Walter Magazine – Spotlight: Splash of color – September 30, 2016

WRAL TV – Poe Center Celebrates 25 Years – September 23, 2016

Winston-Salem Journal – Art Briefs: Bragg creates mural for Poe – September 11, 2016

WRAL Go Ask Mom – Teen pregnancy rate at record low; how parents can help the downward trend continue – May 17, 2016

The Sampson Independent – Poe Center to recognize Sampson County student – May 4, 2016

WRAL Go Ask Mom -Poe Center: Addressing ‘pervasive’ bullying problem – October 28, 2015

Thomas on WRAL Go Ask Mom - Bullying - Oct 2015
WRAL – New App Allows Teens to Stream Their Lives to Strangers – July 23, 2015

WRAL Story - New app allows teens to stream their lives to strangers - 07.23.15

WRAL – Summer Meal Program Provides Food To Kids In Need – June 17, 2015

Summer Feeding on WRAL
ABC-11 – Expert: Liquid Marijuana Can Be Easy For Teens to Conceal – June 3, 2015

My Carolina Today – The Poe Center for Health Education: Helping Kids Get Healthy – August 2014

ABC-11 – Parents Worried About New Synthetic Drug Abuse – June 2013

Eastern Wake News – Dance to Mix Fun with Learning: Middle School Dance Slated for Friday in Zebulon – January 22, 2013

Apex Herald – Free Poe Center Program Helps Raise Drug Awareness – November 1, 2012

The Fayetteville Observer – Seminar: Evidence of teenage drug use can hide in plain sight – April 5, 2012

CaryCitizen.com Health: Parenting and Pre-Teens – January 30, 2012

Drugs Uncovered: What Parents Need to Know – July 7, 2010

WakeTRU educates teens on dangers of smoking – June 25, 2010