May 31 is deadline to apply for 2013 GSK IMPACT Awards
The GSK IMPACT Awards honor innovative, collaborative, and evidence-based programs that are helping people – especially underserved populations – live healthier lives, and contributing to the health of the Triangle Region. The deadline to apply is May 31.
Leadership transition underway at N.C. Network for Grantmakers
Founding Executive Director Bobbi Hapgood looks forward to becoming an active member as Ret Boney transitions into the leadership role at the N.C. Network of Grantmakers.
BCBSNC Foundation awards grants to foster physical activity and improved health
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) Foundation has provided more than $100,000 in grants to 21 organizations across the state. Each of the grants provides funding for equipment that will help increase physical activity in communities from Buncombe to Bertie County.
Winston-Salem Foundation announces June grants
Twelve grants totaling $230,000 support groups ranging from the Winston-Salem Symphony to the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research.
Foundation Center publishes guide
Foundation Center published ‘The Grantseeker’s Guide to Winning Proposals,’ edited by Judith Margolin.
Blue Cross Foundation awards community grants
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation awarded over $530,000 in grants to 26 nonprofits addressing health care in vulnerable communities.
Giving by Florida foundations grows
The number of foundations in Florida, and their combined assets and grants, all grew by at least 30 percent between 2001 and 2006, a new report says.
Cumberland United Way awards $300,000
United Way of Cumberland County has awarded a total of $300,000 in grants to 28 programs from its Youth Growth Stock Trust.
Foundation giving jumps
The largest U.S. foundations gave $19.1 billion to charity in 2006, up 16 percent from 2005.