Nash-Edgecombe Economic Development

The mission of Nash-Edgecombe Economic Development is to promote and work for those activities or programs that are necessary or desirable:

  • for advancing the general welfare of low-income people
  • to promote self-sufficiency
  • to increase self-worth of those served and those serving
  • to protect and enhance individual dignity by means of
  • providing training, resources, and opportunities through
  • services and non-service strategies in an effort to eliminate poverty.

Nash-Edgecombe Economic Development, Inc. is a non-profit private corporation and operates a variety of programs funded by federal, state and/or local governments.

Please note that NEED, Inc. is not funded to supply any type of emergency relief services.


Hours of Operation for February 12, 2016

Due to the forecasted inclement weather, NEED offices and Head Start centers will be closed Friday, February 12, 2016.

NEED Board District 1 Nash County Election

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Hours of operation, January 25, 2016

NEED, Inc. offices and Head Start centers will be closed Monday, January 25th due to road conditions as a result of the recent inclement weather.