Foundation News

Meet Game Changer, Dr. Jeff Walden!

Dr. Jeff Walden is truly a game changer in the Greensboro community. A family medicine physician at Cone Health Family Medicine, he has a passion for refugee and immigrant patients, starting a weekly clinic for area refugees in need of

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Meet Community Game Changer, Mildred O. Poole!

It’s safe to say that if you were a child, had or have a child in Guilford County, Mildred O. Poole made your life better. Kids have a true champion in Mildred, whose tireless passion and commitment is unparalleled and

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Meet Game Changer, Chase Holleman!

Chase Holleman one of the youngest, and most effective, advocates for the Alzheimer’s Association Western Carolina Chapter. Chase started his work as an Alzheimer’s Walk volunteer after his mother was diagnosed with an aggressive early-onset dementia at the age of

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Meet Game Changer, Sadie Blue!

Sadie has a long history of serving all the citizens of Greater Greensboro as a tireless and effective community advocate. In addition to serving as associate pastor of True Salvation Christian Fellowship, she has provided leadership to the Greensboro Neighborhood

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Shelby Joyce Awarded John Carlton Myatt Scholarship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Shelby Joyce Awarded John Carlton Myatt Scholarship Honors Guilford County Senior for Outstanding Writing that Makes a Community Impact Greensboro, NC – The 2017 John Carlton Myatt writing scholarship has been awarded to Shelby Joyce of Jamestown.

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Meet Game Changer, Pastor Otis Lockett, Jr!

Serving as the pastor of Evangel Fellowship Word Ministries and Zion Place Ministries, Pastor Lockett has put his faith into action and inspired others. He is also the executive director of Positive Directions for Youth and Families, founded by his

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Meet Game Changer, Tiffany Lam-Balfour!

Tiffany was born and raised in Greensboro and attended the University of Pennsylvania. After an international career in finance, she returned to Greensboro to raise her family. She is currently a financial advisor with Merrill Lynch. As a member of

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Meet Game Changer, Mariana Rodríguez-Pardy!

Mariana Rodríguez-Pardy, originally from Mexico City, has been working closely with the Hispanic community for 10 years.  She is the cofounder and artistic director of Casa Azul of Greensboro, an initiative that provides the environment and resources for creative expression

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Actress Andie MacDowell to Speak at Women to Women Luncheon October 16

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Greensboro, NC – The Women to Women Initiative of the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro (CFGG) has announced actress Andie MacDowell as the featured speaker for their annual celebration luncheon. The event is slated for Monday, October 16, at the

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Artist Carl Powell begins installation of stained glass windows on Van Dyke Performance Space

EVENT: Artist Carl Powell begins installation of stained glass windows on Van Dyke Performance Space DATE: Monday, April 10 – WEATHER PERMITTING TIME: Ongoing, 9 am – 4 pm LOCATION: Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Exterior of building

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