Future Fund hits its $1 million endowment goal!

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Future Fund of The Community Foundation achieved its $1 million endowment fundraising goal – just in time for its milestone 10th anniversary. 

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Kirkwood 5K Run to benefit CFGG fund that aids hungry kids

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Kirkwood 5K Run/Walk/Push will be held on Saturday, August 20, to benefit a Community Foundation fund that aids school-aged children at risk of hunger.

The program — BackPack Beginnings — provides backpacks full of nutritious, child-friendly foods for kids to take home over the weekends throughout the school year.

Click here to view a flyer about the event.

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Simkins scholarship program moves to The Community Foundation

 GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Dr. George C. Simkins, Jr. scholarship program has officially moved to The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro.

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DISASTER AREAS: How you can help!

The people of tornado- and flood-ravaged areas of our nation need everyone’s help. The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro has received many calls from fundholders and the public on ways they can offer this much-needed assistance.
During this difficult time, the thoughts and prayers of our community are with the victims as well as those who are trying desperately to provide aid and relief.

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Foundation calls for increased community-wide leadership at Annual Luncheon


GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro today (March 29) called on area corporations and individuals to “give our time, our talent and our treasure to investing in our community.”

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