Program Helps Foster a New Generation of Doulas
March 22, 2023 | The Daily Tar Heel
About three times as many Black women die while giving birth than white women, regardless of education level or socioeconomic status. A new initiative hopes to change that.
An Adoptive Mom and Birth Mom Join Forces to Support Their Son
February 22, 2023
Experts say children can benefit from continued communication between adoptive and birth parent. Two moms in the Carolinas are discovering that first-hand.
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New $10 Million Award From The Duke Endowment to Bolster Nicholas School of the Environment
The $10 million grant to Duke University will support the university’s school of the environment as it addresses the most complex environmental problems confronting society today.
January 27, 2023 | Duke Today
New Healthy People, Healthy Carolinas Coalitions Announced
The North Carolina Healthcare Foundation has announced that five new community coalitions will join Healthy People, Healthy Carolinas, an initiative of The Duke Endowment, as part of the program's fourth cohort in North Carolina.
January 26, 2023 | N.C. Healthcare Association
Selah Stress Management Project
Like many people serving in professions in which they feel “called,” clergy are not immune to stress and burnout. The Duke Endowment partnered with the Duke Clergy Health Initiative to study stress management tools with the goal of identifying practices that would allow clergy in the North Carolina United Methodist (UMC) conferences, and beyond, to live more fully into the sacred work of ministry.
January 20, 2023
Stacy Warren Promoted to Associate Director of The Duke Endowment’s Health Care Program Area
The Duke Endowment is pleased to announce that Stacy Warren has been promoted to associate director of its Health Care program area. Warren served as a program officer before moving into her current role.
January 17, 2023
Kristi Walters Promoted to Director of The Duke Endowment’s Higher Education Program Area
The Duke Endowment is pleased to announce that Kristi Walters has been promoted to director of its Higher Education program area. Walters served as associate director before moving into her current role.
January 17, 2023
Healthy People, Healthy Carolinas Effort Featured at National Conference
Health leaders working with the Endowment-supported Healthy People, Healthy Carolinas initiative share what they've learned with peers.
December 7, 2022 | Miriam Tardif-Douglin and Emily Roland
A Welcome Change in S.C. Foster Care Policy
South Carolina wins praise for new policy offering foster care services until age 21.
December 6, 2022 | Phillip H. Redmond Jr.