Trustees of The Duke Endowment have awarded a $3.5 million grant to Feeding the Carolinas, a network of 10 food banks serving more than 3,700 charitable agencies in North Carolina and South Carolina. Read more.


Trustees of The Duke Endowment in Charlotte, N.C., have approved $2.5 million to support Carolinians impacted by the coronavirus crisis. MORE.


Dr. Pamela L. Davies, former president of Queens University of Charlotte, has been elected a Trustee of The Duke Endowment. MORE


Dental health care grants are bringing healthier smiles to eastern N.C. counties and opening doors for the low-income uninsured to receive much-needed oral health care services. MORE 




South Carolina's Tidelands Health explores its strategic partnership with the Endowment to bring health care to the uninsured. MORE

East Carolina University website

East Carolina University's dental school brings school-based oral prevention efforts to Bertie County. MORE

New Bern Sun Journal

A new program is offering stressed-out adults and children guidance on how to navigate the often-rocky shores of parent-child communication. MORE

Chronicle of Social Change

The Duke Endowment has awarded a $950,000 grant to the Family Focused Treatment Association for a North Carolina-based pilot project designed to provide therapeutic supports to foster youth living with relative caregivers. MORE


Duke Today

Family Connects, a program that sends nurses on home visits to newborns and their families, is linked to substantial reductions in child maltreatment investigations in children's earliest years. MORE 



The Duke Endowment is joined by the Blue Cross NC Foundation and the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation to improve oral health in the Carolinas. READ MORE.