CFGG News

Public Art Endowment spotlights college students’ work at LeBauer Park site

GREENSBORO, N.C. – As the new Carolyn and Maurice LeBauer Park construction continues into spring of next year, The Public Art Endowment wanted to spruce up the area and spotlight the artistic talent of local college students. New jumbo banners

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Couple pledges $1 million to Say Yes to Education

GREENSBORO, N.C. – A couple has pledged $1 million to help bring the national Say Yes to Education program to Guilford County. “We are delighted to be part of this gigantic effort and wish to remain anonymous, as this is not

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Lee Woodruff – author, philanthropist, reporter – to headline 2015 Women to Women Celebration Luncheon

GREENSBORO, N.C. – New York Times bestselling author, network news reporter and philanthropist Lee Woodruff will be the special guest speaker at Women to Women’s Celebration Luncheon in Greensboro this fall, The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro announced today. The luncheon is set

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Slane family of High Point makes $1-million gift to Say Yes to Education

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point Community Foundation today announced that Marsha Slane and her daughters, Landon and Heath, committed $1 million to support bringing the Say Yes to Education initiative to Guilford County. Marsha and her husband, Jack,

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Cone Health Foundation pledges $1-million grant to support community’s Say Yes to Education initiative

GREENSBORO, N.C. – With a $1-million grant, Cone Health Foundation is showing its strong support of efforts to bring Say Yes to Education to Guilford County, The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro announced today. “The decision for Cone Health Foundation

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Public Art Endowment creates community project using borrowed ladders

The next gift to the community by The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro’s Public Art Endowment is Rise Together Greensboro, a collaborative, site-specific and community-based sculptural project by artist Charlie Brouwer. The completion of a monumental sculpture made of hundreds of

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Weaver Foundation pledges $1.25 million to Guilford’s potential Say Yes to Education program as fundraisers turn efforts toward broader goal

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Weaver Foundation has pledged $1.25 million to help bring the national Say Yes to Education program to Guilford County, as organizers begin to steer fundraising efforts toward their ultimate goal. “Weaver Foundation is proud to support the

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Say Yes hits $20M in pledges with new $1M commitment from High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. – A $1-million pledge by the Rob and Susan Culp family of High Point in support of bringing Say Yes to Education to Guilford County takes initial fundraising efforts to the $20-million mark. The High Point Community

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High Point family pledges $2M to Say Yes; total hits $19M

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point Community Foundation today announced that the Earl and Kitty Congdon family of High Point has pledged $2 million to support bringing the Say Yes to Education initiative to Guilford County – the third

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Armfield Foundation pledges up to $5 million to Say Yes to Education

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Edward M. Armfield, Sr. Foundation today announced it will pledge up to $5 million in support of Guilford County’s potential partnership with the national Say Yes to Education initiative. “It is time to ‘say yes’ –

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