Press Releases

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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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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