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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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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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Two Greensboro foundations commit $3 million in support of performing arts center

GREENSBORO, N.C. – (June 5, 2013) – The Cemala Foundation and The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation of Greater Greensboro today announced $3 million in commitments to a proposed new performing arts center in downtown Greensboro. Cemala committed $2 million toward the

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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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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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