9.12.16 NC Nonprofit News
Charlotte’s Jazz Arts Initiative will hold JAI Youth Workshops on September 17th and 24th for students who want to learn more about playing jazz, the Duke Endowment in Charlotte approved $10.3 million in grants to United Methodist organizations of North Carolina, Activate Good holds 9/11 Weekend of Service, and more.
8.29.16 NC Nonprofit News
The Convention for the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women to host discussion of local women's human rights advocacy on October 25th, The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina receives $65,000 donation from the Nationwide Foundation, Activate Good seeks 2,500 volunteers for 9/11 Weekend of Service, and more.
6.6.16 NC Nonprofit News
The Kenan Fellows Program received a $100,000 grant from Biogen Foundation, the NCTech4Good Conference was held in Durham, NC Museum of History will hold an event featuring North Carolina Latino artists, and more.
5.9.16 NC Nonprofit News
The Duke Endowment awards over $18 million in grants, the Urban Ministry Center of Charlotte receives four stars from Charity Navigator, The Jamie Kirk Hahn Foundation and Resourceful Communities present Gathering for Good: Rural + Urban, and more.
4.11.16 NC Nonprofit News
NCCF and its local affiliates accepting grant applications, Mint Museum's annual spring fundraising gala will feature a new theme, TLC and DAC partner for a one-day photo workshop, YNPN Triangle prepares for its second annual #NonprofitSTRONG Summit, Crisis Control Ministry launches its rebrand on its birthday, and more.
2.1.16 NC Nonprofit News
SECU Foundation provides an interest-free construction loan of $660,000 to Gaston Residential Services, Hispanic League holds their 24th Annual Meeting, International House in Charlotte will hold an Immigrant and First Generation College Information Session, and more.
8.24.15 NC Nonprofit News
Wyndham Worldwide presents check for $100,000 to "Birdies Fore Backpacks," California Pizza Kitchen in Durham will donate 20% of its sales to the Durham Arts Council, The Foundation for Respect Ability to hold Back to School Forum on bullying, Urban Ministry Center in Charlotte seeks donations for Operation Sandwich program, and more.
7.20.15 NC Nonprofit News
Duke Energy Foundation announces $50,000 investment to support Teach For America's 25th year in North Carolina, SECU and the Medical Foundation of NC partner for a new hospice home, Urban Ministry Center participates in Share Charlotte's first Summer Share, Registration begins for fall intermission classes with Durham Arts Council, and more.
12.11.13 N.C. Nonprofit News
Discovery Place in Charlotte selects a new CEO, GSK IMPACT Awards recognize nine Triangle nonprofits, Open Door Ministries of High Point plans dinner to honor homeless, Urban Ministry Center of Charlotte plans a concert with the Blind Boys of Alabama, and more.
Urban Ministry Center aims to involve donors
Facing rising demand for services to the homeless, the Charlotte agency is working to do a better job helping prospective donors understand the problem of homelessness, getting them involved in the organization, and showing them how they can help address the problem.