Press Releases

Greensboro Downtown Parks, Inc. announces hiring of executive director

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro Downtown Parks, Inc. (GDPI), the newly formed nonprofit that will oversee operations of the Carolyn & Maurice LeBauer Park and adjacent Center City Park downtown, has hired its executive director. Denise Caruso has an extensive background

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Multiple, wide-ranging gifts totaling $890,000 pledged to Say Yes Guilford

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Families, corporations and foundations have added nearly $900,000 to Say Yes Guilford coffers through pledges that vary greatly in size.   The total amount of these pledges is $890,000 – bringing the overall amount raised so far

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High Point family commits $1 million gift to Say Yes to Education Guilford

HIGH POINT, N.C. – A generous local benefactor has committed $1 million to support Say Yes to Education Guilford, the new education initiative that launched locally in September, the High Point Community Foundation announced today. This new pledge illustrates the

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Foundation recognizes community ‘Game Changers’ with new award

GREENSBORO, N.C. – As the Greensboro Grasshoppers bids farewell to summertime baseball, the inaugural season of an exciting new program of The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro has wrapped, as well. This year, the Foundation honored outstanding individuals – a

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Say Yes to Education officially announces Guilford County partnership; offers promise of college scholarships to all local public school district graduates

JAMESTOWN, N.C. – In a “historic day,” Guilford County on Thursday officially became the next community partner of the pioneering national scholarship and student-support program Say Yes to Education, which promises to make possible a college scholarship to every student

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