Black Philanthropy Initiative

Sep 16, 2019

9.16.2019 NC News

Burroughs Wellcome Fund now accepting applications for the PRISM Award, Golden LEAF Foundation names Scott Hamilton the organization’s third president, Black Philanthropy Initiative's 10th annual fundraiser will be held October 10th, and more.

Sep 2, 2019

9.2.2019 NC News

Dress for Success NC receives $53,000 grant, Charlotte Regional Realtor Association rebrands, Black Philanthropy Initiative of The Winston-Salem Foundation holds annual fundraisers, and more.

Apr 22, 2019

4.22.19 NC News

Foundation For The Carolinas awards more than $1.5 million in their second round of Hurricane Florence Response Fund grants, Dan Gerlach to step down as President of the Golden LEAF Foundation, registration opens for the 2019 Bringing it Home: Ending Homelessness conference, and more.

Dec 19, 2016

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.

Aug 29, 2016

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.

Feb 22, 2011

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.

Sep 14, 2010

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.

Mar 10, 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.