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January 14, 2020

Grants Available for Elkin Nonprofits

Nonprofits serving the Tri-Counties area are eligible for funding from the Elkin Funds. Apply by Friday, March 13 at 5:00 p.m.

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January 14, 2020

Accepting C.B. Eller Teacher Grant Applications (Wilkes County)

We’re funding professional growth opportunities for Wilkes County educators. Apply by Friday, March 13 at 5:00 p.m.

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December 18, 2019

Announcing 18 Community Grants

We are pleased to announce 18 Community Grants totaling $364,450 that will touch the lives of many living in Forsyth County.

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December 5, 2019

Announcing Centennial Gift to the Community

We are pleased to announce a centennial gift to the community to commemorate the Foundation’s establishment 100 years ago in 1919.

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December 1, 2019

Accepting 2020 Forsyth County Teacher Grant Applications

We’re funding professional development opportunities for WS/FCS educators.

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November 19, 2019

Zach Smith Teacher Grants Awarded

We are pleased to announce 12 grants totaling $16,473.72 to support educators and administrators in Mount Airy City Schools.

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November 18, 2019

We're Hiring — Join the Foundation Team

Seeking applications for a Philanthropic Services Manager through December 11.

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October 15, 2019

Announcing September Community Grants

We are pleased to announce 14 Community Grants totaling $188,060 that will touch the lives of many living in Forsyth County.

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September 3, 2019

Announcing $1,015,177 in Scholarships

We are pleased to announce 615 scholarships totaling $1,015,177 awarded to 534 local students seeking higher education.

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August 23, 2019

Advancing Equity in Education — a Fundraising Event

The Black Philanthropy Initiative is hosting a fundraising event on Thursday, October 10 from 5:30 to 7:00 PM.

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August 14, 2019

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Grants

Black Philanthropy Initiative announces $25,000 in grants to support programs in the area of Advancing Racial Equity in Education.

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August 13, 2019

Announcing July Community Grants

We are pleased to announce 9 Community Grants totaling $233,095 that will touch the lives of many living in Forsyth County.

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August 12, 2019

We're Hiring — Join the Foundation Team

Seeking applications for a Program Officer through September 6.

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June 21, 2019

Transportation Grants Announced

The Foundation has made seven grants totaling $189,000 for creative solutions to transportation challenges in Forsyth County.

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June 18, 2019

Community Screenings: America to Me

The Foundation is hosting three screenings of the documentary series America to Me by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Steve James.

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