On The Journey
  • Good News for Child Welfare Reform

    September 28, 2018 · Stoney Blevins, Donna Fayko and Glenn Osborne

    New federal child welfare reforms hold promise, three N.C. social services directors say.

  • Fellowship

    Building Strong Partnerships

    July 10, 2018 · Jay Kennedy

    Strong community partnerships are essential for maximizing social impact. Don Jonas of Care Ring explains how his nonprofit agency cultivates these strategic alliances.

  • Foster Care

    New Challenges and Opportunities in Foster Care

    May 22, 2018 · Brian Maness

    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.

  • Study Suggests Refinements in Foster Care Grantmaking

    March 15, 2018 · Phil Redmond

    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. 

  • Grantee Perception Report: Positive Feedback, but also Room for Improvement

    February 27, 2018 · Laila A. Bell, Associate Director of Learning & Evaluation

    Grantees offer positive reviews of their relationships with The Duke Endowment, but grant reporting can be improved.