N.C. Rural Economic Development Center awarded 67 grants totaling $5.2 million to create 375 jobs and address clean water needs in 46 rural counties throughout the state.
SECU Foundation gave $5 million to assist in construction of newly named SECU Cancer Center at Mission Hospital, Asheville.
North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, getting $900,000 as part of major new research initiative from National Science Foundation aimed at improving scientists’ ability to predict potential consequences of climate change.
Tenth Annual Links For Lupus Golf Tournament, Cedarwood Country Club, raised over $29,000 for Lupus Foundation of America, Piedmont Chapter, bringin to $309,000 total the tournament has raises since it began in 2000.