2.11.19 NC News
The Forsyth Promise receives $150,000 from StriveTogether, Corinth Holders High School welcomes Veda Tucker from Rachel's Challenge, Stephanie Trunzo, Global Head of IBM Cloud Garage, to accept CEDAW award at WomenNC gala, and more.
11.6.17 NC Nonprofit News
ShaLeigh Dance Works to unveil its second evening-length work, I Promise, December 15th-17th, the Emily K Center holds its first Family Night of the year for its students with support from JP Morgan Chase & Co. and volunteers from IBM, friends of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina to match donations up to $56,000, and more.
May 2017 – NC Grant News Roundup
The NC Grant News Roundup is part of a new initiative for Philanthropy Journal. Each month we will publish a curated list of grant specific news for North Carolina.
5.22.17 NC Nonprofit News
Local Women Build volunteers and Lowe’s Heroes employees were among those who joined Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity to help build affordable housing on May 12th, The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership in partnership with IBM is sponsoring two Wake County Public School System educators as 2017–18 Kenan Fellows, Love Is Bald will present the 3rd annual Susan S. Allen Memorial Golf Tournament on June 10 benefiting the Me Fine Foundation, and more.
Helping women ‘save the world’
As head of the North Carolina chapter of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women, Younghee Overly is doing her part to help women across the world end poverty and spread peace.
IBM expands ‘Corporate Service Corps’
By 2010, the company plans to send more than 1,500 of its top employees to provide pro-bono help to nonprofits and educational institutions around the world.
United Way aims for year-round corporate engagement
A new strategy focuses on involving companies and their employees in giving, advocacy and volunteering to achieve long-term goals in education, income and health.