CFGG News

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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High Point Community Foundation announces second major local pledge supporting Say Yes to Education for Guilford County

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point Community Foundation today announced that a local family has pledged $2 million in support of bringing the Say Yes to Education initiative to Guilford County – the second large commitment from High Point

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Foundation launches efforts focused on philanthropy in communities of color

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has invited The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro to be part of a new initiative that seeks to engage more people of color in philanthropy, as well as support nonprofits that serve those

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Triad Workforce Solutions Collaborative receives $320,000 in national grants

  GREENSBORO, N.C. – Triad Workforce Solutions Collaborative, in partnership with The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, has been awarded $320,000 from national foundations to strengthen and expand manufacturing industry partnerships that support career advancement strategies for Triad residents. The

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