6.10.19 NC News
North Carolina Community Foundation distributes Hurricane Florence recovery grants, new officers join the Orange County Arts Commission advisory board, North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities seeks leadership award nominees, and more.
School of the Arts gets $500,000
Student productions at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem will air on UNC-TV over the next five years, thanks to a $500,000 grant to the school from the A.J. Fletcher Foundation in Raleigh.
UNC School of Arts gets $6 million
The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has received a $6 million grant from The William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust to endow a program for artist-scholars.
School of the Arts inches closer to goal
A decade after it received a challenge grant for its opera institute, the University of North Carolina School of the Arts is more than halfway to reaching its portion of the match.
School of the Arts plans benefit concert
World-renowned opera singer Federica von Stade will perform at a benefit concert hosted by the University of North Carolina School of the Arts on Nov. 10 at the Steven’s Center in Winston-Salem.
Household giving falls, regains some ground
Individual charitable giving fell $11.2 billion in 2009, a decline of 4.9 percent in the wake of a 6 percent drop in 2008, but is showing an uptick in the first two quarters of 2010, a new report says.
Household giving expected to fall
With Americans’ income and wealth dampened by the recession, their giving was expected to take a serious hit in 2009, a new model predicts.
School of the Arts benches symphony
The school aims to save about $80,000 by using its own student orchestra to provide music for 12 upcoming performances of The Nutcracker.
School of the Arts gets new logo
The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has a new logo to go with its new name.
Broken economy holds fundraising promise
The worst of times for the economy may be the best of times for nonprofits to focus on their fundraising.