Technical Assistance Providers Funded by The Duke Endowment's Rural Church Program Area
This is a list of technical assistance providers/intermediary organizations that are funded by The Duke Endowment’s Rural Church program area to help rural churches engage their communities more effectively.
Guidelines for The Duke Endowment Conference Center & Meeting Spaces
Primary use of The Duke Endowment’s Conference Facilities includes meetings held by Endowment staff and grantee events initiated by the Endowment. Occasionally, eligible grantees may be permitted to use the Conference Facilities for events not related to the Endowment’s work.
A Multi-Year Evidence Building Partnership: The Duke Endowment Summer Literacy Initiative
This March 2022 report by Project Evident shows how The Duke Endowment is using evidence to build and scale a summer literacy program in rural communities.
Using a Collective Impact Model in Communities to Improve the Physical Environment
The physical environment — the places where individuals live, work, and play — can cause or prevent serious health conditions including chronic diseases and obesity. In North Carolina, the Collective Impact Model serves as the foundation on which multisector community coalitions can address environmental and policy barriers for improved health.
Oral Health in America
This report highlights the most promising new approaches for improving oral health and for ensuring that all Americans enjoy its benefits. Finally,
Organization Logos and Usage Guidelines
The Endowment logo may be used in compliance with our guidelines. For additional formats or questions about use, please contact us.
Evaluation of Efforts to Center Racial Equity in COVID-19 Grantmaking
This report from Creative Research Solutions evaluates the Endowment’s effort to center racial equity in its grantmaking response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Benjamin N. Duke Scholarship Program
This Duke University video has an inside look at the man behind the B.N. Duke Scholarship Program.
Clergy Health Initiative Retirement Report - September 2021
This report presents findings on the well-being of United Methodist clergy ages 55 and older, and the well-being of clergy retired 4 years or fewer.
Guidelines for the Heritage Conference Room
Adjacent to The Duke Endowment lobby, the Heritage Conference Room provides guests easy access to building services and a perfect meeting space for smaller groups.
Maximum Capacity: 10
Guidelines for the Semans Conference Center
Named after James B. Duke’s great niece and Endowment Trustee of 55 years, The Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Conference Center is a state-of-the-art, highly versatile space for mid- to large-size groups of almost any configuration.
Maximum Capacity: 144
Guidelines for the Benjamin N. Duke Conference Room
Oriented to capture natural light and overlooking the courtyard, the Benjamin N. Duke Conference Room is a perfect meeting space for small groups and committee meetings.
Maximum Capacity: 8