North Carolina

Nov 20, 2017

11.20.17 NC Nonprofit News

NCPIRG Education Fund hosts "No Bees, No Thanksgiving" on November 14th featuring NC Senator Mike Woodward, GSK and Triangle Community Foundation grant ten local nonprofit organizations $40,000, Google to hold two free training programs on their suite of tools for nonprofits on November 30th, and more.

Nov 13, 2017

11.13.17 NC Nonprofit News

Sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on view from November 16th-19th at the Greensboro History Museum, more than 50 regional potters participated in the Potters of the Piedmont Pottery Festival on November 11th, the Golden LEAF Foundation awards $1.5 million to the the town of Oak Island, and more.

Nov 6, 2017

11.6.17 NC Nonprofit News

ShaLeigh Dance Works to unveil its second evening-length work, I Promise, December 15th-17th, the Emily K Center holds its first Family Night of the year for its students with support from JP Morgan Chase & Co. and volunteers from IBM, friends of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina to match donations up to $56,000, and more.

Oct 30, 2017

10.30.17 NC Nonprofit News

Thanksgiving week, known as flotilla week in Wrightsville Beach, will highlight the 34th annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla, featuring a massive 20-minute Zambelli Fireworks display and the 13th annual Airlie Gardens’ Enchanted Airlie, ArtsGreensboro hosts artist talks at GreenHill on October 25th with Two Artists | One Space artists Renzo Ortega and Antoine Williams, the North Carolina Humanities Council awards $120,000 in grants to NC cultural organizations, including $20,000 to North Carolina State University's "The Virtual Martin Luther King Project," and more.

Oct 30, 2017

October 2017 – NC Grants Roundup

The North Carolina Humanities Council awarded $120,000 in grants to NC cultural organizations, including $20,000 to North Carolina State University‘s “The Virtual Martin Luther King Project,” The North Carolina Network of Grantmakers hosted its annual Foundation Fair on October 18th in Swannanoa, NC, Through its summer Community Grants cycle, the Cumberland Community Foundation is making $307,500 in grants to nonprofit organizations, and more

Oct 23, 2017

10.23.17 NC Nonprofit News

Director Allen Smart releases the first blog post in support of Campbell University's new Rural Philanthropy Analysis project, the Susan G. Komen North Carolina Foundation Triangle to the Coast to hold its 4th Annual Finding Solutions Through Science, Scholars and Survivors Research Luncheon on November 9th, the town of Windsor receives a $500,000 grant from the Golden Leaf Foundation of Rocky Mount for a new public library, and more.

Oct 16, 2017

10.16.17 NC Nonprofit News

YWCA Greensboro to hold its Fall Bazaar on November 11th, featuring face painting, a bouncy house, food trucks, and Passion to Purse participants and vendors selling local and handmade goods, the North Carolina Community Foundation receives a renewal of National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations for the third time, the Golden LEAF Foundation awards 19 grants totaling more than $12 million, and more.

Oct 10, 2017

10.10.17 NC Nonprofit News

HandsOn Northwest North Carolina celebrates the success of the work done during its Ten Years, Ten Projects, Ten Partners series of collaborative service projects with a 10th Anniversary Celebration on October 5th, the Rockingham County Community Foundation awards $4,730 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund to organizations including Mount Jubilee Ministries, Rockingham County Tennis Association, and Rockingham Pregnancy Care Center, StepUp Ministry to hold a Kickoff Party for its Share the Pie event on October 18th in Raleigh, and more.

Oct 2, 2017

10.2.17 NC Nonprofit News

Carolinas HealthCare System receives a $2 million charitable commitment from the Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation, Marbles Kids Museum hosts its 10th Birthday Media Preview Party, arts and cultural organizations in all 100 North Carolina counties to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the North Carolina Arts Council in October, and more.

Sep 25, 2017

9.25.17 US Nonprofit News

enCourage Kids Foundation hosts its ninth annual Camp Pontiac weekend getaway, Discovery’s Animal Planet and Veterans Empowered to Protect African Wildlife team up for “Blood Ivory,” documentary, Tufts University receives an $8 million gift from the McDonnell Family Foundation, and more.