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The Mebane Charitable Foundation, located in Mocksville, NC, has approved a grant of almost $2.5 million to Davie County Schools to support a five-year early literacy initiative to improve kindergarten readiness and to increase the percentage of students reading proficiently by the end of third grade.
From Kevin Cain, President and CEO
After 16 years as the President and CEO of the John Rex Endowment, I have made the decision to retire. I will move on in the next few months after my successor has been identified.
RALEIGH James B. Black, III, has been named chair of the North Carolina Community Foundation's statewide board, according to Jennifer Tolle Whiteside, NCCF president and CEO.
The Winston-Salem Foundation announces 16 Community Grants totaling $319,775 that will touch the lives of many living in Forsyth County. This support is made possible by donors to the Foundation’s unrestricted funds and other flexible funds.
Sampson County awarded more than $3,000 in local dollars, Pender County awarded more than $10,000 in local dollars, Wilson County Community Foundation awards $1,000 in local dollars.