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.
In Social Finance’s work with foundations, we have found that they are focused on deepening impact, replicating success, and accomplishing more with their dollars.
The Duke Endowment is pleased to share a new “theory of change” video from our Child Care program area.
Building a strong base of knowledge in philanthropy doesn't usually come with a how-to manual. In this post, Philip Freeman describes how his experience as a fellow provides a safe space to explore, question and challenge his way into a deeper understanding of how foundations work and the ways impact is realized.
Surfacing solutions to complex issues, such as how to ensure that everyone can earn a livable wage, requires a diversity of perspective and a commitment to civil discourse. The North Carolina Leadership Forum convened this month for just such a purpose.
The Duke Endowment is pleased to launch, On the Journey, a new blog where we, and our partners, share information, insights and ideas gained from our work serving the Carolinas.