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March 24, 2020

An Update on the COVID-19 Response Fund for Forsyth County

More than $3,000,000 has been raised for the fund and nonprofits can now apply for grant funding.

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March 18, 2020

COVID-19 Response Fund and Grants for Nonprofits

Learn how to donate to our COVID-19 community response fund and how nonprofits can apply for adaptation grants.

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March 13, 2020

An Important Update: Our Response to COVID-19

The Foundation has outlined the steps we are taking to address the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

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February 25, 2020

Announcing Forsyth County Teacher Grants

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the Forsyth County Teacher Grants totaling $55,860 to 28 local teachers.

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February 18, 2020

Foundation Supports Driver Restoration Initiative

The Winston-Salem City Council is expanding the driver's license restoration program and the Foundation strongly supports this effort.

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January 23, 2020

Announcing new Foundation Committee Members

We welcome Paul McCoy and Allan Younger to the Foundation’s governing board in 2020.

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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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