CFGG News

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

Lincoln pledges $500K to Tanger Center, $20K to Greensboro Works

NEWS RELEASE DISTRIBUTED BY LINCOLN FINANCIAL GROUP Greensboro, N.C., December 18, 2013 – Grants from Lincoln Financial Foundation are supporting agencies that provide job training, adult education, financial literacy programs and economic development in Greensboro. Lincoln Foundation recently awarded $1,205,000

Read More »

CALL TO ARTISTS: 2014 Public Art Endowment project

CALL TO ARTISTS: Temporary Installation 2014 Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro Public Art Endowment The Project: The Public Art Endowment, an initiative of The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, is accepting qualifications from artists for a temporary public art opportunity.

Read More »

Greensboro commits to attainment goal, joins national partnership

GREENSBORO, N.C.  – Lumina Foundation today (Dec. 4) announced that Greensboro, N.C., will be among the first 20 cities in America to partner with Lumina in a mobilization effort designed to increase the number of local residents with postsecondary credentials.

Read More »