Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!


Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy


North Carolina Fund: Leadership on Poverty

  • Aired: 11/22/2013
  • Rating: NR
In 1963, North Carolina Governor Terry Sanford declared war on poverty with a revolutionary plan centered on education, job training, and housing. View highlights from the film "Change Comes Knocking" as Director/filmmaker Rebecca Cerese and Dr. Shun Robertson of MDC discuss how the North Carolina Fund influenced effective community organizing and why it was also at the center of controversy.
Embed Options
Close ×
North Carolina Fund: Leadership on Poverty
North Carolina Fund: Leadership on Poverty
Learn about the impact of Gov. Terry Sanford's North Carolina Fund in the war on poverty.
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
You are truly the public in public television and we need your support now more than ever.
PBS Anywhere - funder area
Related Links:


Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Masterpiece Collection

Own it now! Victoria, Poldark, Downton Abbey on DVD & Blu-ray. Visit ShopPBS.


The University of North Carolina Center for Public Television helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now