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NCCF office closed and staff working remotely

Out of an abundance of caution, care and compassion for our community, the North Carolina Community Foundation is closing our Raleigh headquarters office to the public and shifting our statewi…

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Community grants available across the state in March, April and May

The North Carolina Community Foundation is honored to offer annual community grantmaking in communities across the state. The following affiliates, funds and giving circles have grants availab…

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Raleigh high school students establish fund to support creation of monument to North Carolina victims of lynching

Students at Raleigh Charter High School recently established a fund at the North Carolina Community Foundation to support the creation of a local monument to North Carolina’s victims o…

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NCIDR accepting applications for $250,000 in inclusive disaster recovery funding

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North Carolina Local News Lab Fund deepens investment in local news and information with $270,000 in new grants, new funding, a new hire and new ways of working

The North Carolina Local News Lab Fund announces $270,000 in grant awards to bolster sustainability, deepen connections in addition to their new capabilities and new hire to support the news a…

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Camp Sea Gull and Seafarer Children's Fund expands to include children of fallen first responders

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