Community Foundations as Conveners: Stepping Up By Stepping Back
The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro manages more than $220 million in assets through 650 component funds. Its mission is to promote philanthropy, build and maintain a permanent collection of endowment funds and serve as a trustworthy partner in addressing emerging community needs.
Funds preserve corporate legacies
Two corporate foundations established by the former Cone Mills and Dillard Paper companies have created donor-advised funds at the Community Foundation at Greater Greensboro.
Greensboro funder focuses on growth
The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro has cut spending to cope with the recession but has kept its staff intact to meet the organization’s priority goals.