North Carolina Symphony

May 20, 2019

5.20.19 NC News

The SECU Foundation provides grant to the NC Symphony, the Ada Jenkins Center receives Apparo’s 2019 Mission Possible: The Economic Opportunity Award, Tosco Music to host FABFEST, and more.

Nov 7, 2016

11.7.16 NC Nonprofit News

Triangle North Healthcare Foundation awarded over $200,000 to local nonprofit and governmental organizations, Organizing Against Racism for the Racial Equity Institute will host community forum on November 12th, Golden LEAF will donate $2 million to local organizations to provide emergency bridge loans to small businesses and farms affected by Hurricane Matthew and more.

Mar 28, 2013

NC Symphony depends on donors to meet education mandate

The North Carolina Symphony’s mandate to provide educational outreach to all 100 counties, including performances for schoolchildren and curriculum support for teachers, requires constant and creative fundraising by the organization. “We operate as a model of public-private partnership,” says President and CEO Sandi Macdonald.

Jul 14, 2010

Show goes on at N.C. Symphony

After instituting deep budget cuts, rejuvenating fundraising and meeting a challenge grant from state lawmakers, the Symphony appears to have turned a financial corner.

Oct 8, 2009

N.C. Symphony aims to raise $8 million

Coming off a $2.1 million deficit, the North Carolina Symphony hopes to raise $8 million in private gifts to qualify for an additional $1.5 million from the state.

Jul 14, 2009

Symphony cuts salaries

Sitting on $4 million in debt, the North Carolina Symphony has cut compensation for its musicians, its president and Conductor Grant Llewellyn.

Apr 24, 2009

Economy batters N.C. Symphony

As donations dwindle and the state Senate threatens to cut funding, the group is cancelling performances and scrapping its European tour.

Dec 23, 2008

Pope awards almost $1.5 million

The Raleigh-based funder awarded more than $1.2 million in grants to local community organizations, as well as $250,000 outside the state.

Nov 10, 2008

Role of boards critical during crisis

While the job description for a nonprofit board member remains the same during good times and bad, experts say, there are key priorities for managing through a crisis.