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NCCF offices closed for summer 2020

Our offices will remain closed to the public for the remainder of the summer. Our board and leadership team carefully considered this decision with our community, fundholders, affiliates, boa…

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Louise Oriole Burevitch Endowment competitive grants program open

The NC Community Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of this year’s competitive grants program of the Louise Oriole Burevitch Endowment. This program is the third annual compe…

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North Carolina Local News Lab Fund receives $150,000 gift from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust to support NC local news and information

The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust recently made a $150,000 grant to the North Carolina Local News Lab Fund at the North Carolina Community Foundation. The gift expands the funding availab…

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North Carolina Local News Lab Fund announces COVID-19 news and information grants

The North Carolina Local News Lab Fund, a pooled fund with partners including Democracy Fund and The Educational Foundation of America administered by the North Carolina Community Foundation, …

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Five critical Census questions

We recently had our partners at the NC Rural Center talk with our team about the Census, so we thought we’d ask Brandy Bynum Dawson, director of advocacy, five critical questions to shar…

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Dairaghi joins NCCF as donor engagement officer serving western NC

Jeanne Dairaghi joined our staff in March as our donor engagement officer serving western North Carolina. She will manage fundholder relations, grantmaking innovation and fulfillment of philan…

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Nicholls named to statewide board of directors

The North Carolina Community Foundation is pleased to announce the election of Tim Nicholls to the statewide board of directors. Nicholls is the founder of Nicholls & Crampton. For more t…

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Scholarships invest in the next generation

By Ruth PeeblesFounder of the Loomis, Rose and Ruth Peebles Endowment, an NCCF scholarship fund I grew up in a family that was all about generosity and giving to others. My parents, Loo…

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Collected here are our most iconic stories about NCCF’s history, founders and the generous philanthropists across the state who make our work possible. Stories are divided by region. Check back, as we add new stories often!

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