Jul 24, 2017

7.24.17 NC Nonprofit News

Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity has completed nearly 200 Home Repair projects since 2010, The North Carolina Housing Coalition was awarded over $1.1M to support homelessness prevention efforts, Spaces are available for a free Board Leadership Boot Camp in Fall 2017 presented by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC Foundation, Executive Service Corps of the Triangle, the Triangle Community Foundation and Youth Forward, and more.

Oct 19, 2015

10.19.15 NC Nonprofit News

SHIFT NC awarded a 5-year federal grant from the Office of Adolescent Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food Lion Feeds partners with Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC to host Food Lion Feeds Hunger Relief Day at the NC State Fair, Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity celebrates dedication of three new Habitat homes, and more.

Oct 3, 2011

Charlotte United Way aims to engage

To help address the region’s health-and-human-service needs, United Way of Central Carolinas in Charlotte has set a goal of raising $20.5 million in its annual campaign this year, up 3.4 percent from the $19.8 million it raised last year.

Sep 28, 2011

Integrated strategy key to effective tech use

Nonprofits can put technology to more productive use through better planning, investment and training.

Jul 15, 2011

Philanthropic culture key for fundraising

Nonprofits that want to build their fundraising capacity need to change their organizational culture through a focus on philanthropic history and strategies, community needs and genuine engagement of donors.

Jun 24, 2011

Changes on tap at Charlotte United Way

Despite falling $5 million short of its goal and of the previous year’s total in its 2010 annual fund drive, United Way of Central Carolinas will distribute nearly the same level of funds as last year, although big changes are in the works in its funding model.

Oct 20, 2010

Nonprofits outsource tech services

NPower Charlotte Region serves as information-technology department for nearly 20 local nonprofits, including United Way of Central Carolinas, The Duke Endowment, Foundation for the Carolinas, and the Arts & Science Council.

Sep 24, 2010

Critical needs fund moves to United Way

The Critical Needs Response Fund has a new home at United Way of Central Carolinas and received a $1 million challenge grant from the Levine Foundation.

Aug 23, 2010

Leaner United Way fundraising all year

United Way of Central Carolinas has transformed its annual campaign to a year-long fundraising effort, a move its executive director says is critical to create a new culture of giving in the community and at United Way.

Jun 10, 2010

Charlotte United Way distributing more

After 35 percent cuts in funding to its partner agencies last year in the wake of a plunge in giving to its annual drive, United Way of Central Carolinas this year is giving 17 percent more on the heels of an annual drive that posted a big increase.