The Duke Endowment has awarded a $3.5 million grant to help Carolinas food banks meet the rising demand for help during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our president, Rhett Mabry, explains how the food grant fits in the broader context of our response.
Strong community partnerships are essential for maximizing social impact. Don Jonas of Care Ring explains how his nonprofit agency cultivates these strategic alliances.
In honor of National Foster Care Month, the leader of the Children’s Home Society of North Carolina ponders recent improvements in the foster care system, and offers his thoughts on what needs to happen next.
A study of The Duke Endowment's foster care grantmaking from 2006 to 2015 recommends that the Endowment continue to invest in and refine its efforts to help children who've been placed outside of their familial homes.
Grantees offer positive reviews of their relationships with The Duke Endowment, but grant reporting can be improved.
New grant will help rural churches seek deeper engagement with their communities.