GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - A big gift was announced this morning to a major expansion at the largest hospital in Eastern Carolina.
GREENVILLE – Vidant Health and Golden LEAF Foundation officials announced today a $10.8 million Golden LEAF grant to fund major equipment in the state-of-the-art cancer center and bed tower on the Vidant Medical Center campus. Eastern North Carolina has a much higher mortality rate for cancer diagnosis than the national average, and more than 7,500 new cases are diagnosed each year in this region.
The Foundation for a Healthy High Point, a private foundation that invests in the advancement of health and wellness for High Point residents, reviews its 2017 grantmaking.
CHARLOTTE – Foundation For The Carolinas is pleased to announce the opening of the 2018 Longleaf Fund grant cycle, awarding capital grants in select cities in North and South Carolina. FFTC is accepting applications from eligible organizations in and serving Charlotte, Fayetteville and Rocky Mount in NC, and Spartanburg and Florence in SC.
The board of advisors of the Brunswick County Community Foundation announces new advisory board members, according to Barbara Patten, board president.
The board of directors of the Currituck-Dare Community Foundation announces the return of the Duck & Wine Festival, its annual fundraiser hosted in partnership with Coastal Cantina.
The North Carolina Community Foundation announces the opening of scholarship season, according to Leslie Ann Jackson, NCCF director of grants and scholarships.
Raleigh, NC – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) has awarded a grant in the amount of $250,000 to Leadership North Carolina (LNC) to increase participation from rural communities and underrepresented groups in future LNC cohorts.
The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region announced today a total of more than $637,000 in new grants to 43 non-profit community agencies at a reception at Ballou Recreation Center. The Community Foundation was incorporated in 1996 and has already returned more than $22.6 million in community grants and scholarships.
There’s no denying the past year brought formidable challenges for the organizations and networks working tirelessly to increase social and economic justice across the South. As our grantee partners embark on another year striving to shape a more equitable future, it seems especially important to reflect on a few of the victories they achieved.