Trustees of The Duke Endowment in Charlotte have approved $8.4 million in new grants to support organizations in North Carolina and South Carolina that are working to expand opportunities for vulnerable children. Read the news release.
Colleges and universities are increasingly focused on trying to understand what interventions work best for students who say they are facing mental- and emotional-health troubles. (Note: Story link subject to NYT paywall). Read More.
East Carolina University's Brody School of Medicine and the Foundation for Health Leadership & Innovation will create a standardized regional community health needs assessment process for eastern North Carolina. Read More