2.18.19 NC News
Mecklenburg County Village HeartBEAT wins $500,000 in Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge, ArtsGreensboro names Jada Monica Drew as 2019 Chair of Annual ArtsFund campaign, Institute for Nonprofits at NC State and Office of Raleigh Arts hosts COMx at Google Fiber in Raleigh on February 28th, SOAR hosts free Community Health Fair on March 30th in Raleigh, and more.
WakeMed reaches $5 million milestone
The Raleigh-based hospital aims to raise $20 million through its Just for Kids Kampaign to fund a new children’s hospital.
A caring heart and a heart for caring
Brenda Gibson, whose support of WakeMed began during her days as a candy striper, now is co-chairing the organization’s campaign to raise $20 million for a new children’s hospital.
Fundraising chief leaving WakeMed
Recruited by his former boss, Kevin McCarthy is returning to his old job in New Jersey after raising nearly $24 million in more than four years in Raleigh.
WakeMed aims to raise $20M for kids
Donations from Carquest and WakeMed employees have helped the WakeMed Foundation raise over $4 million so far for a new children’s hospital.