CFGG News

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

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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.

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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.

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Winter 2014 Newsletter

The Winter 2014 newsletter is out. This edition covers some of the recent happenings in Women to Women, the Future Fund, the Public Art Endowment, and the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts along with a sneak peek at

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Women to Women awards $70K grant, recognizes Arbuckle, welcomes Steinem

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Oct. 21) – Women to Women, an endowed grantmaking fund at The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, today awarded $70,000 to a program at Guilford Child Development and helped name Dr. Margaret Arbuckle the News & Record Woman

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Armfield Foundation pledges $1 million grant for sculpture in LeBauer City Park

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Edward M. Armfield, Sr. Foundation has pledged up to $1 million for the purchase of a major work of public art to anchor Greensboro’s newest city park, The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro and the Armfield

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Public invited to PAE sculpture unveiling!

WHAT:  The Public Art Endowment, an initiative of The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, invites the public and media to attend the unveiling of Three Liner by Evan Lewis. Part of the ArtsGreensboro 17 Days series of events, Three Liner will

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Steven B. Tanger commits $7.5M challenge pledge for performing arts center

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro announced today that Steven B. Tanger has pledged a $7.5-million challenge gift for the new downtown performing arts center in Greensboro. The new center will be named the Steven Tanger Center

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Foundation commits support to the Civil Rights Museum

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro has made a $75,000 commitment to the International Civil Rights Center & Museum. The Foundation’s board voted to approve the transaction – which is made up of a $25,000 grant and

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CFGG creates LeBauer Park steering committee, targets opening date

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro has created a blue-ribbon steering committee to guide the planning and construction of a new public park downtown that will be made possible through a generous donor’s bequest. A tentative opening

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