CFGG News

Winter/Spring 2013 Newsletter

The Winter/Spring 2013 newsletter is out. This edition covers some of the recent happenings in Women to Women, the Teen Grantmaking Council, and the Public Art Endowment. Download a copy here (PDF)!

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Mona Gillis Edwards named new COO

Edwards GREENSBORO, N.C. (2/11/12) – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro is pleased to announce that Mona Gillis Edwards will join its team as the new Chief Operating Officer, effective March 11. Edwards has been actively involved with The Community

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Housing Greensboro, which CFGG has long supported, renovates foreclosed homes

CLICK HERE to learn more about a shining example of giving back, thanks to our friends at Housing Greensboro! Housing Greensboro is a local non-profit dedicated to home repair and rehabilitation for low-income Greensboro residents.  

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Greensboro donor leaves bequest for creation of ‘outstanding’ new public park

GREENSBORO, N.C. (11/28/2012) – The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro is pleased to announce that it is working with city officials to fulfill the final wishes of a donor who left the bulk of her estate for the creation of

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Women to Women awards $40,000 to the Family Service of Greensboro, helps name Lelia Moore ‘Woman of the Year’

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Nov. 6) – Women to Women, an endowed grantmaking fund at The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, today  awarded $40,000 to Family Service of Greensboro’s Women SOAR program and joined the News & Record in naming Lelia Moore

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Northeast High School receives Humphrey Award

Greensboro, N.C. – Northeast High is the recipient of the fifth annual Hugh Humphrey School Improvement Award for its efforts to improve student achievement during the 2008-09 school year.   The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro and the Z. Smith Reynolds

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Learn to Swim Fund established

The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro announced today (Dec. 14) that a fund has been established to underwrite the costs to implement a “Learn to Swim” program at the proposed Greensboro Aquatic Center. The newly created fund has received initial

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Women to Women Endowment launches application process for its 2012 grants

The Women to Women Endowment of The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro is now accepting applications for grants it will award this year to local nonprofit organizations.   Women to Women’s Advisory Council announces the following goal for 2012:  

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Holiday Fund (formerly Thanksgiving Fund) now seeking donations!

GREENSBORO, N.C. — For 23 years, a dedicated group of volunteers has served up a complete Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixins — from turkey to mashed potatoes to pumpkin pie — for Greensboro’s homeless, hungry, homebound and elderly poor.

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Women to Women Endowment launches application process for its 2012 grants

The Women to Women Endowment of The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro is now accepting applications for grants it will award this year to local nonprofit organizations.

 

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