Clarendon Memorial Hospital has been selected to participate in the Carolinas Rural Hospital Lean Culture Transformation Collaborative, a four-year initiative funded in part by The Duke Endowment. Read the full article.

Asheville Citizen-Times

With support from The Duke Endowment, CarePartners Health Services is building a new facility designed to allow aging adults to stay in their homes rather than going into a nursing home. The new PACE facility is the first of its kind in Western North Carolina. Read the full article.


Nov. 2, 2012

From its offices in uptown Charlotte, The Duke Endowment will move to a new home in the Dilworth community on East Morehead Street. The three-story structure, which is planned for LEED Silver, will include meeting space for grantees and below-ground parking. Read the news release.

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education

Nov. 1, 2012

Several building projects are underway at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, including one at Johnson C. Smith University that will result in a 62,000 square-foot Science Center. The project at JCSU is funded by a $25 million grant from The Duke Endowment. Read the full article.

Davidson College website and Charlotte Observer

A $45 million grant from The Duke Endowment to transform the academic heart of the Davidson campus is the largest grant in Davidson's history. Read the announcement and view the video on the Davidson College website and read the article in the Charlotte Observer.


The Trustees of The Duke Endowment have elected Minor Mickel Shaw to serve as chair of the board. Read the news release.

Winston-Salem Journal


With funding from The Duke Endowment, along with a new grant from the federal government, organizations in central North Carolina are working to strengthen substance abuse services for young people. Read the full article.

The Island Packet

Beaufort Memorial Hospital’s new Transitional Health Program works through trained volunteers at local churches to monitor patients with chronic diseases. The initiative, supported by a two-year grant from The Duke Endowment, catches problems early before hospitalization is required. Read the full article.

Bloomberg Businessweek

Through The Davidson Trust, a program supported by a $15 million grant from The Duke Endowment, students can graduate from Davidson College debt-free. The effort is part of the school’s ongoing experiment in solving the student loan problem by eliminating it. Read the full article.


Aug. 21, 2012


For the first time since 1924, landmark structures at Duke University are undergoing major renovations. An $80 million grant from The Duke Endowment is supporting the projects, which will continue over the next few years. Read the full article.