12.19.16 NC Nonprofit News
The city of Raleigh seeks qualifications from artists interested in creating a gateway sculpture for the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, the North Carolina Museum of Art receives a $92,000 grant from Duke Energy, Nolan Smith joins Teen Cancer America as a celebrity sports ambassador, and more.
8.29.16 NC Nonprofit News
The Convention for the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women to host discussion of local women's human rights advocacy on October 25th, The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina receives $65,000 donation from the Nationwide Foundation, Activate Good seeks 2,500 volunteers for 9/11 Weekend of Service, and more.
Black Philanthropy Initiative awards $23,500
In its third annual funding cycle, the Black Philanthropy Initiative has pumped $23,500 back into the Winston-Salem area to help African Americans improve their parenting skills.
Black Philanthropy Initiative gives back
Formed in 2000 to celebrate and encourage giving in the black community in Winston-Salem, the effort has 14 members and awarded five grants totaling $25,000 in 2008, and four grants totaling $17,500 in 2009.
Black Philanthropy Initiative makes first grants
The effort has raised over $60,000 since its started fundraising two years ago, and this month announced its first five grants, totaling $5,000 each.