Announcements

Teens grant $10,000 to youth-led initiatives in Guilford County

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Teen Grantmaking Council (TGC) of The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro this month awarded $10,000 in grants to 11 youth-lead service projects in Guilford County. TGC is an organization composed of 30 high school students from

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Phillips Foundation pledges $5 million toward Say Yes to Education for Guilford County

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Phillips Foundation today pledged $5 million – the largest grant in its history – toward a proposed revolutionary approach to education in Guilford County called Say Yes to Education. The pledge is the first financial commitment to

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Capital Bank Charitable Foundation creates donor-advised fund in Alamance

By Todd Cohen For the Alamance Foundation When Capital Bank Charitable Foundation in Burlington was looking for a partner to manage its grantmaking and administrative operations, it turned to Alamance Foundation, which since 1991 has provided philanthropic services to donors

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Thanksgiving/Holiday Fund: Food, dignity and hope for people in need

By Todd Cohen / For The Community Foundation For most Americans, Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks, sit down to a special meal with their family, reflect on what life has given them, and maybe give something back. But

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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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