More News from the Foundation

FOX8 Video Highlights Dean Prim Scholarship

Unique scholarship includes a trip to China

Staff Changes Announced

In Marketing and Philanthropic Services departments 


Project Impact Announces Recent Grants to WS/FCS

Over $1.5M supporting three school system initiatives 

Our June E-news is Here!

Includes scholarships, events, and staff news 

WSF Staff Changes Announced

Alignments in grantmaking, student aid, and strategic initiatives 

Check out our May enewsletter!

Includes Community Luncheon recap and more 

Project Impact Announced at 2016 Community Luncheon

Learn more about this exciting public education initiative!

Nonprofits: WSF is offering Communications Training!

Apply to join a two-day workshop on July 25 and 26


Celebrating our 2015-2016 Youth Grantmakers in Action!

Event photos> $1,900 granted to four youth-led groups 


2016 Teacher Grants Announced
41 teacher grantees awarded over $73,000! 


2016 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Recipients announced at recent high school awards days


March Community Grants Announced 
7 grantees totaling over $234,000! Congratulations! 


March Enews is Full of Spring News and Events!
Plus registration information for May 4 Community Luncheon


WGHP FOX8 Announces Philanthropy Segments
Three Triad community foundations to be highlighted weekly


Now Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2016-2017
Go to Students section of our Web site for details!


Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Grant Recipients
oin BPI for a Grant Celebration on Feb. 17 at 8:30am


Announcing January Community Grants
21 grants total $564,235 to local organizations


IRA Charitable Rollover is Permanently Extended
What it means for donors aged 70-1/2 and older


Foundation Announces November Community Grants
12 grants were awarded totaling $404,860!


WS Foundation 2015 Highlights on Triad Today
Featuring WSF President Scott Wierman


November Enews has Events, Grants, Donor & Staff News
We're thankful for our connected community!


WSF's Donor Services Profiled on Triad Today
Featuring WSF's Annette Lynch and donor Randall Tuttle


Zach Smith Fund Awards Announced
Ten grants totaling $17,095 to Mt. Airy educators


Dean Prim Scholarship Recipients Announced
Students to visit China in 2016! 


Announcing September Community Grants
22 grants total $451,810 to local organizations


W-S has been named a Pilot Site for Innovation Labs!
EmcArts announced Winston-Salem as a Pilot Site


Black Philanthropy Initiative Requests Grants
Proposals due September 29


Foundation Announces July Community Grants
26 grants were awarded totaling $491,503 - congratulations to all grantees!


Foundation Announces New Partnership - the Peer Project!
A 5-year, $2 million commitment to our school system


2015 Scholarship Celebration Breakfast
Check out the photos from our recent celebration!


June e-news Announces Peer Project
Student aid news, community partner updates, and more


Foundation Announces Merit-based Scholarships
Congratulations to all 2015-2016 recipients! 


May e-news has 2015 Community Luncheon in Review
Links to award and drawing recipients and keynote speech video


Foundation Announces May Community Grants

14 grants awarded totaling $342,417 - congratulations to all grantees!


Youth Grantmakers in Action announces 2015 grants

 Four youth-led projects awarded $1,900


Watch the "The State of the Community" Event
Watch the videotape of the May 6 meeting in case you missed it! 


Check out our April e-news
Community Luncheon, "The State of the Community" and more! 


2015 Teacher Grants Announced
52 teacher grantees awarded over $78,000 Announced


Announcing our March Community Grants

16 grants to local nonprofits totaling almost $220,000


Student Aid Director featured on Triad Today!

Learn more about our Student Aid program!

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Grants

$15,000 in grants made to three local programs

Announcing January Community Grants!

25 grants totaling $422,896 to local nonprofits

WSF's Youth Grantmakers are Granting!

Application Deadline Extended to 2/9!

Apply for Forsyth County Teachers Grants through 2/13!

Professional development grants for WS/FCS teachers

Foundation Announces November Community Grants

12 grants totaling $245,742 to local nonprofits

November Enews has Events, Grants, Donor & Staff News

We're thankful for our committed community!

Dean Prim Scholarship Recipients Announced

Students to visit China in Summer of 2015

Black Philanthropy Initiative Hosts Successful Fundraiser

Oct. 23 celebration was held at the Enterprise Center  >photos

Announcing September Community Grants

17 grants totaling over $320,000 to local nonprofits

The Foundation Turns 95 This Month

A great turnout for our Oct. 12 Community Open House!  >photos

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces 2014 Grants Process

Applications were accepted through Sept. 26

WSF Opens in New Offices on September 2

Our August e-news covers it all!

Announcing our July Community Grants

Totaling $194,901 to 13 local nonprofits

July 30 Scholarship Breakfast Photos!

Celebrating our donors and local students

Announcing our Merit-based Scholarship Recipients

for the 2014-2015 school year - congratulations!

Check out our June e-news!

Includes recent events, a building update, and staff news

 May Community Grants Announced

19 grants totaling $628,070 are awarded

May e-news: WSF Community Luncheon Recap

plus Layla Garms joins as new Grants Program Officer!

Dr. Jim Johnson's Keynote Address on Video

Our challenges in becoming a sustainable community

Youth Grantmakers in Action Announce 2014 Grants

$2,010 is granted to five youth-led groups   photos

Read the WSF April e-news

Including May 7 Community Luncheon Facebook drawings!

March Community Grants Announced

Total of $274,500 to nine grantees

2014 Teacher Grant Recipients Announced!

$26,934 for professional development for 18 teachers

Youth Grantmakers Grants Celebration

Join YGA's celebration on April 16 at 5:30pm at Career Center 

Check out our February e-news!

for Community Luncheon and Awards information

Job posting: Foundation seeks Program Officer

Application information due by Friday, March 7

January Community Grants Announced

26 nonprofits receive total of $558,143 in support

Community Foundations are Building Community

WSF editorial appears in Jan. 23 Winston-Salem Journal

Welcome to New WSF Committee Members

Dr. John McConnell, Randall Tuttle join governing board

Youth Grantmakers are Seeking Grant Applicants!

Applications are due on Friday, January 24

2014 Forsyth County Teacher Grants

Applications are now requested: deadline is February 14

Happy Holidays from The Winston-Salem Foundation

We look forward to working together in 2014!

Zach Smith Fund Awards Announced

Four grants totaling almost $17,000 to Mt. Airy educators

Read our November e-news

Full of information on recent events, initiatives, and grants

Support for Typhoon Haiyan Relief

Links to nonprofit organizations providing support
October Community Grants Announced
27 grants totaling almost $675,000 to community programs!

Youth in Transition Community Initiative Highlighted

WXII features this innovative program for foster youth

Black Philanthropy Initiative Hosts Fundraiser  

October event celebrates BPI's 10 years of impact


August Community Grants Announced

A total of $490,919 supporting 22 grantee programs

Elkin Funds Announce Grant Recipients

Seven nonprofits receive $27,000 for local programs

New Director of the Women's Fund of Winston-Salem

Sabrina Slade assumed director's role in August

New Application Schedule for Community Grants

Announcing new schedule effective November 1

Bill Johnson Trust to Benefit Stokes County

Seeking grant applicants: September 10 deadline

June Community Grants Announced

Totaling over $170,000 to seven local organizations

2012/2013 WSF Merit-based Scholarships Awarded
Recipients announced at recent high school awards days

View Dr. Jim Johnson's Community Luncheon Keynote

Highlighting "Disruptive Demographics" and diversity!

How to Support Those Impacted by the Oklahoma Tornadoes

Link to information from the Oklahoma City Community Fdn.
WSF Announces May Community Grants
Eight grants made totaling $187,725 to local nonprofits

Youth Grantmakers Announce 2013 Grant Recipients!

Seven local youth-led groups receive YGA grants 

2013 Forsyth County Teacher Grants Announced

Totaling $24,332 to 25 local teachers for training and development

Check out our April e-news!

For info. on May 1 Luncheon, two grant drawings, and more!

Forsyth County Political Candidates Training Program

Sessions on 5/10, 5/17 - deadline to apply extended to April 26!

Black Philanthropy Initiative is Honored by The Chronicle

As Community Service Award "Organization of the Year"

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Grants

$20,000 granted to programs addressing financial literacy

Sosnik Memorial Fund Grant is Announced

Helen Simoneau Danse receives grant to support guest artists

Catch up with WSF's February e-news!

Including information on May 1 Community Luncheon

January Community Grants Announced

Grants totaling $682,070 were made to 17 local nonprofits

Apply for Merit-Based Scholarships Through April 1!

Over $1.2 million in total WSF Student Aid last year

Forsyth Community Food System Study Results Released

Forsyth Futures' report includes opportunities for action

Announcing New WSF Committee Members

Linda Garrou and Corena Norris-McCluney join board in 2013

Youth Grantmakers in Action are Granting!

Deadline is 1/18, also offering 1/9 grantwriting workshop

December Community Grants Announced

Nine grants totaling $156,799 made to local nonprofits   More>

Check out our November eNews

For latest on WSF events, grants, and charitable planning   More>

Local Funders Support HealthCare Access

$170,000 granted from United Way, KBR, WSF  More>

October Community Grants Announced

22 grants totaling made to local programs   More>

Black Philanthropy Initiative Fundraising Event

Attendees celebrated BPI's community impact  Photos>  Press> 

Announcing August Community Grants!

16 grants totaling $315,700 made to local organizations  More> 

Scholarship Celebration at Winston-Salem State!

200 donors and students attend the Aug. 2 breakfast   More>

June Community Grants Announced

Nine grants totaling $134,200 to local nonprofits   More>

E-news Features Educational Support

Announcing scholarship and teacher grant recipients  More>

May Community Grants Announced

Totaling over $268,000 to 15 local organizatons  More>

We're Proud of our Youth Grantmakers in Action!

YGA announces four grants to youth-led groups at their April 25 celebration  More>  Photos>

Announcing the 2012 WSF Award and ECHO Award Recipients

Recipients were announced at WSF's May 2 Community Luncheon!  More>   Recipient photos>

Congratulations to our $150 Grant Drawing Winners!

Luncheon attendee Chris Griffith and Facebook fan Noni Waite-Kucera are new grantmakers!

Check out our April e-news

Plus news on a May Facebook drawing! More>  

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Grants

Grants total $17,544 for education programs   Photos>  More>

February Enews Reveals Community Luncheon Focus

May 2 event to focus on Local Food movement  More > 

January Community Grants Announced

$491,000 is granted to 15 local organizations  More >

Grants Available for WS/FCS Teachers

Feb. 15 is deadline for prof. development applications  More >

December Community Grants Announced

Grants totaling $384,500 to 10 local nonprofits    More >

WSF Supports Extension/Expansion of IRA Rollover

Read Scott Wierman's op-ed in Dec 15 W-S Journal  More >

Dean Prim Scholarship Recipients Announced  

Award includes travel to China in the summer of 2012  More >

Youth Grantmakers Now Accepting Grant Applications  

Grantwriting workshop on Jan 11; Applications due Jan 20  More > 

Catch up with Foundation's November E-news  

Read more about recent events, initiatives, and grants  More >

Grants Announced for Bill Johnson Trust for Stokes County 

Nine nonprofits serving Stokes County receive grants  More >

Women's Fund of Winston-Salem Announces 2011 Grantees

Six grants totaling $108,856 awarded at Nov. 10 luncheon  More >

October Community Grants Announced

17 community nonprofits receive $355,801 in grants  More > 

Samaritan Ministries Hosts 10/24 Hunger Awareness Event

WSF's Scott Wierman joined other community leaders  More >

Seminar for Nonprofits: "A Legal Framework for Fundraising"

Presented with HandsOn NWNC, Womble Carlyle: Oct 27  More >

Dean Prim Scholarship Applications due by August 15

providing scholarships/summer travel to China  More>  To apply>

August Community Grants Announced 

12 grants totaling $194,240  More>

Applications for Zach Smith Teacher Awards

Mt. Airy teachers can apply until September 30  More>

Black Philanthropy Initiative Grants Requested

Proposals for Education Grants due September 9  More>

Youth in Transition Receives Generous Grant

The Duke Endowment makes grant of almost $600,000  More>

Grants Available for Stokes County Nonprofits

Now accepting applications for Bill Johnson Trust grants  More>

June Community Grants Announced

Grants totaling $571,379 are awarded to 20 nonprofits  More>

2011/2012 WSF Merit-based Scholarships Awarded

Recipients announced at recent high school awards days  More>

WSF Announces April Community Grants

8 grants totaling $172,870 made to community nonprofits  More »

Youth Grantmakers in Action: Now Accepting Applications!

Applications due 5/25 - and see 3/16 grants event photos! More »

2011 Forsyth County Teacher Grants Announced

15 teachers receive $16,550 for professional development  More>

March Community Grants Announced

Nine local organizations receive grants totaling $189,780  More>

Black Philanthropy Initiative Celebrates Grants

$23,500 is granted for local parenting programs  More »

January Community Grants Announced

Foundation grants $266,557 to nine local nonprofits  More »


WSF Welcomes New Committee Members

Four Community Leaders Appointed to Governing Board  More »

Study Released on Forsyth County Information Ecosystem

Foundation releases report on the complex issue  More »






Youth Grantmakers in Action announces 2015 grants
 Four youth-led projects awarded $1,900

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