News about grants, gifts
More than 108,000 donors gave $517 million in gifts to Duke University during the last fiscal year, supporting priorities ranging from financial aid to research.
The United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County announced the investment of $279,958 in grants across Wake County on August 16th, in support of arts programming in the current fiscal year.
The Winston-Salem Foundation awarded 13 Community Grants totaling $233,898 in July. Grants were awarded to organizations in the following program areas: arts and culture, community and economic development, education, human services, and public interest.
News about people, groups
Todd A. Herman, PhD, joined the Mint Museum in Charlotte as their new President & CEO effective August 20th.
Ira David Wood III will be the keynote speaker for Louisburg College’s August 28th convocation ceremony.
News about opportunities, initiatives
United Way of Greater Greensboro is expanding its Integrated Service Delivery approach to ending local poverty by partnering with The Salvation Army of Greensboro to open a second Family Success Center.
The Inaugural Croatan Forum 2018 will take place on October 2nd- 4th in Durham.
The NC Rural Assembly will host Revving the Rural Engine: Local Leaders Driving Innovation on November 15th- 16th.
The Triangle Global Health Consortium will host their 2018 Triangle Global Health Annual Conference on September 27 at North Carolina State University in Raleigh.
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