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April 20, 2021

Black Philanthropy Initiative Requests Proposals for Equity in Education Grants Program

BPI is accepting applications in the focus area of advancing racial equity in education through Monday, May 17.

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April 1, 2021

2021 Winston-Salem / Forsyth County Teacher Grants Announced

We're pleased to announce $13,582.49 to 14 teachers in Winston-Salem / Forsyth County schools.

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March 11, 2021

Foundation Renews Grant Support for Creative Solutions to Transportation Challenges

The Foundation has made six grants totaling $169,600 to support creative solutions to local transportation challenges.

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February 25, 2021

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Grant Recipients during Black History Month

BPI announces $7,000 in grants awarded to seven organizations through its Impact Grants program.

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February 3, 2021

Foundation Announces over $1.2 Million in Community Grants

We're pleased to announce 24 Community Grants to nonprofits who provide important programs and services in Forsyth County.

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February 3, 2021

Foundation Awards Grants Supporting an Inclusive Economy and Equity in Education

We're pleased to announce recent grants and partnerships in support of our two Focus Areas for community investment

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January 19, 2021

WSF Now Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2021-2022 School Year

Deadlines are March 15 for most merit-based scholarships and July 1 for financial need-based scholarships.

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January 13, 2021

Announcing new Foundation Committee Member

We welcome Wendy Brenner to the Foundation Committee's governing board.

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January 13, 2021

Black Philanthropy Initiative Requests Video Proposals for Impact Grants Program

BPI is accepting applications for its Impact Grants program through Tuesday, February 9.

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January 8, 2021

Digital Equity Planning Committee Seeks Consultant for Digital Inclusion Plan

The Committee seeks to make high-speed internet accessible for local residents. Proposals are due February 12.

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December 21, 2020

Centennial Donor Report: Endowing Our Next Century of Impact

As we close out 2020, we honor all those who contributed their time, talent, and treasure toward our Centennial efforts.

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December 18, 2020

Black Philanthropy Initiative Announces Equity in Education Grant Recipients

BPI announces $60,000 in grants awarded to seven organizations through its Advancing Equity in Education grant program.

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December 4, 2020

Applications Requested for Forsyth County Teacher Grants

Educators in Winston-Salem/Forsyth County schools can apply for a grant through Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

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November 23, 2020

Parting Words from Outgoing President, Scott Wierman

Scott Wierman's 32 years of service to the Foundation come to a close this week. We are thankful for his many years of leadership.

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November 18, 2020

Accepting Grant Applications for Youth-led Projects

Youth Grantmakers in Action is accepting applications from youth-led groups through January 29.

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