North Carolina Youth Giving Network

Apr 7, 2011

It’s not (just) about the money

Over the past year, hundreds of youth across North Carolina have demonstrated the meaning of philanthropy – the love of humanity – through their involvement in youth-giving groups.

Aug 31, 2010

Youth move from speculation to optimism to action

In September, more than 300 North Carolina youth will embark on a statewide movement of philanthropy, learning to assess and address the needs in their communities.

Jul 7, 2010

Teaching social justice to youth philanthropists

Last month, leaders from 20 youth-giving sites across the state gathered to share ideas and inspiration as they prepare to work with more than 400 North Carolina youth philanthropists.

Apr 6, 2010

Onslow youth begin legacy of giving

A new youth-giving group in Onslow County has awarded its first-ever grants to two local groups supporting teens in the Jacksonville area.

Mar 9, 2010

Youth philanthropy: A little can yield a lot

Across North Carolina, youth philanthropists are ‘paying it forward’ by using their unique insights to change their neighborhoods, schools and communities for the better.

Oct 28, 2009

The magic of youth giving

The 2009 North Carolina Youth Giving Summit drew over 200 young philanthropists for a powerful display of the state’s youth philanthropy movement.

Sep 29, 2009

Youth givers to gather in Greensboro

On October 17, more than 200 teens from across North Carolina will convene to discuss strategies for giving away more than $60,000.

Jul 31, 2009

Today’s youth as modern philanthropists

The brunt of today’s struggling economy will eventually fall onto the shoulders of today’s young people. Now more than ever, there is a critical need to invest in today’s youth as modern philanthropists.

Oct 22, 2008

Youth gather to begin grants process

More than 300 young people will convene in Greensboro Oct. 25 to begin the process of awarding more than $160,000 in grants.