Teens Engaged in the Power of Giving
On October 13, more than 150 teens from across North Carolina came together for the seventh annual North Carolina Youth Giving Summit. The teens were competitively selected by community leaders based on their commitment to giving back to the community.
Rural youth lead change in their town
Through a class at a Thomasville High School, a group of youth identified a major problem facing their peers, then raised money and support to address it.
Youth move from speculation to optimism to action
In September, more than 300 North Carolina youth will embark on a statewide movement of philanthropy, learning to assess and address the needs in their communities.
Youth philanthropy: A little can yield a lot
Across North Carolina, youth philanthropists are ‘paying it forward’ by using their unique insights to change their neighborhoods, schools and communities for the better.