5.16.16 NC Nonprofit News
Nine organizations in NC and SC share $730,000 in new grants from the Duke Energy Water Resources Fund, DAC receives an NEA $100,000 prize, WomenNC seeks board members, VAE Raleigh's Ignite Conference will take place in June, Chapel Hill Festifall Arts Festival will take place in October, and more.
5.9.16 NC Nonprofit News
The Duke Endowment awards over $18 million in grants, the Urban Ministry Center of Charlotte receives four stars from Charity Navigator, The Jamie Kirk Hahn Foundation and Resourceful Communities present Gathering for Good: Rural + Urban, and more.
Habitat grows in tough times
Instead of retrenching during the distressed economy of the past three years, Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County looked for ways to expand.
The post-recession executive director
If they haven’t already, now is the time for executive directors to identify and strengthen the skills they need to survive multiple bouts with the Great Recession.
Forsyth Habitat building on partnerships
Forsyth Habitat is participating in a national effort by Habitat for Humanity International that aims to let its affiliates play a more strategic role in revitalizing neighborhoods.
Bar associations pitch in for Habitat
The bar associations in Forsyth County and Greensboro are helping to build homes for their local Habitat for Humanity affiliates.
Forsyth Habitat expands renovation work
Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County is renovating foreclosed or abandoned properties in southeastern Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, and building new housing in the historic Old Cherry Street neighborhood.