Summer 2019

With partners at Davidson College, Duke University, Furman University and Johnson C. Smith University, Molly Weeks is directing a major study on student resilience and well-being. The goal is to understand the challenges that students face, and to use that research to help them develop healthy and fulfilling lives in college and beyond.

Summer 2019

The Family Care program at Connie Maxwell Children’s Home in South Carolina helps parents and children find the resources they need to reclaim a bright future.

In two North Carolina counties, The Daily Mile is helping elementary school students – and the entire community – make strides toward prevention and wellness.

Led by the Clergy Health research team, a new project will test stress-reducing interventions tailored to clergy.

Winter 2019

In South Carolina, Hopeful Horizons provides evidence-based programs in areas where need is high and services are few.

Furman University is the first South Carolina school to partner with College Advising Corps, which helps high school students plan for college access and success.

By connecting churches to farms, the Society of St. Andrew is saving food from going to waste and helping it reach people in need.

Fall 2018

At many churches, buildings and parking lots sit empty during the week. Seeds of Change is helping congregations think creatively about their space and find ways to regain a vital role in their communities.

In the spirit of continuous improvement that’s so important to our work, we recently evaluated our Fellowship program to assess its impact. We’re using what we learned to fine-tune the program and make it as effective as possible.

With its positive outcomes for mothers and babies, CenteringPregnancy offers an effective way for pregnant women to receive their prenatal medical care.

The Davidson Impact Fellows program builds on the college’s commitment to civic engagement and gives its graduates hands-on experience in the nonprofit world.