A.J. Fletcher Foundation

May 29, 2013

05.29.13: N.C. News Bits

A.J. Fletcher Foundation releases Year in Review report; WRAL hosts telethon to raise money for tornado relief; Junior League of Raleigh receives award; Community Foundation of Henderson County calls for grant applications, and more.

Mar 4, 2013

Damon Circosta: Marshaling energy into positive change for social good

Damon Circosta marks his first year as executive director of the A.J. Fletcher Foundation with renewed focus on ensuring that all North Carolina children have the opportunity to receive a quality education and that pre-K programs provide young learners the tools for long term academic success. AFJ also is expanding its mission to embrace online engagement while it continues to invest in neighborhood revitalization through the East Durham Project.

Sep 8, 2011

Fletcher commits over $1 million to East Durham

Over the next three years, the Raleigh-based A.J. Fletcher Foundation will invest $1.135 million to help break the cycle of poverty in East Durham.

Jul 6, 2011

School of the Arts gets $500,000

Student productions at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem will air on UNC-TV over the next five years, thanks to a $500,000 grant to the school from the A.J. Fletcher Foundation in Raleigh.

Feb 18, 2011

School of the Arts inches closer to goal

A decade after it received a challenge grant for its opera institute, the University of North Carolina School of the Arts is more than halfway to reaching its portion of the match.

Oct 5, 2010

Fletcher Foundation heads home

The Raleigh-based funder has purchased the home built by its namesake, Alfred Johnston Fletcher, and plans to move in around the first of the year.

Jan 15, 2010

Philanthropy Journal joins Institute for Nonprofits

The move, supported by a multi-year gift from the A.J. Fletcher Foundation, will strengthen the services the Journal and the Institute can provide to the nonprofit sector.

Mar 12, 2009

Progress Energy gift to help build law clinic

The law school at Campbell University plans to launch a clinic to provide legal services to underserved senior citizens.

Feb 6, 2009

Media discussion set for Feb. 17

Shaw University will host a panel of area news professionals who will discuss how nonprofits can get media attention in a rapidly changing environment.

Dec 29, 2008

Regional receive awards

Leadership Triangle recognizes four Goodmon Award recipients for their outstanding regional leadership.