CFGG News

ANN LINEWEAVER: The Community Foundation’s 30 years of impact

BY ANN R. LINEWEAVER My first exposure to what eventually would become The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro occurred more than 30 years ago when my phone rang, and Cynthia Doyle was on the other end. She had an idea,

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Internationally renowned artist Janet Echelman commissioned to design iconic sculpture that will anchor new LeBauer City Park

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Janet Echelman, an internationally recognized artist whose monumental aerial sculptures have graced skylines from Sydney to San Francisco, Portugal to Amsterdam, will design an iconic sculpture to anchor the new Carolyn and Maurice LeBauer City Park downtown,

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Jane Pauley to headline Women to Women Celebration Luncheon

GREENSBORO, N.C. –  Television broadcast veteran and bestselling author Jane Pauley, best known for her longtime role as co-host of NBC’s Today and Dateline programs, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Women to Women Celebration Luncheon, The Community

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Governor awards Order of the Long Leaf Pine to Community Foundation team member

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro is pleased to announce that Efthemia D. “Effie” Varitimidis, project coordinator, has been awarded The Order of the Long Leaf Pine, one of the highest accolades given by the governor. The

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GET FREE BASEBALL TICKETS HERE

CLICK HERE to reserve your FREE Greensboro Grasshoppers tickets for the May 4 home game in celebration of The Community Foundation’s 30th Anniversary Community Appreciation Day. The game begins at 4 p.m. You must pick up your tickets at the

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Wells Fargo commits $250,000 to Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Wells Fargo invested $250,000 in support of the new Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts, The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro announced today. “Wells Fargo is proud to support the Tanger Center,” said Pete Callahan, regional

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City Council approves Tanger Center agreement with The Community Foundation

The Greensboro City Council on Tuesday night approved an agreement between the city and The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro regarding the governance structure of the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts. The agreement — called a “Memorandum of

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Steven M. Hayes named new director of Guilford Nonprofit Consortium

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford Nonprofit Consortium is pleased to announce that Steven M. Hayes will become its new director, effective March 17. “Steve is the ideal person to lead the Consortium at this exciting time in its evolution,” said Steve

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Donna Newton joins The Community Foundation as director of new Workforce Initiative

  GREENSBORO, N.C. – Donna Newton has joined The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro to lead exciting new efforts that ultimately will better connect area employers, nonprofits, and workforce development programs. This strategy arose from the recent outcomes of the

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More than $35M raised for Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Private donations totaling an unprecedented $35.4 million-plus have been pledged to the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts, thus surpassing a community challenge by the center’s namesake, The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro announced today. The

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