The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation, The Duke Endowment and eight other donors have joined forces to create a grantmaking collaborative with the goal of awarding $1 billion to expand the reach of high-performing charities that serve low-income children and youth. Read more.
Duke University has received $23 million – including $10 million from The Duke Endowment – to establish a challenge fund for undergraduate financial aid. Read more.
Dr. William George Anlyan, a cornerstone of leadership at The Duke Endowment and in the medical field, died Sunday, January 17. Read the news release.
Clemson’s agricultural extension service hopes to add healthier living to its mission. Read more.
A $5 million grant from The Duke Endowment will support an increase in the number of endowed faculty positions at Duke University School of Law. Read more.
A $22.3 million grant from The Duke Endowment to Furman University will support one of the school’s top merit scholarship programs. Read more.
A new evaluation sheds light on a statewide shaken baby prevention effort in North Carolina. Read more.
Greenwood School District 50 was selected to participate in the Medical University of South Carolina’s school and community-based childhood obesity prevention initiative. Read more.
The newest academic building at Davidson College will be named in honor of E. Craig Wall Jr., a former Trustee of The Duke Endowment. Read more.
Our president, Gene Cochrane, received the 2015 Jim Bernstein Community Health Career Achievement Award last night at the Jim Bernstein Dinner and Lecture in Chapel Hill. Read the news release.