Fall 2018

In Winston-Salem, N.C., Flagge and Michele Stanfield share the challenges – and rewards – of being foster parents.

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.

Spring 2018

To help moms and their babies thrive, a team at UNC Chapel Hill is working to improve maternity care and breastfeeding rates in underserved communities. 

As the 14th president of Johnson C. Smith University, Clarence “Clay” Armbrister is focused on “the four Rs” for sustained success: resources, recruitment, retention and rigor.

Through coaching and support for foster parents, Together Facing the Challenge aims to improve outcomes for vulnerable children in care.

With a larger-than-life statue by artist Brett Grill, James B. Duke has taken his place among other important figures from Charlotte and Mecklenburg County’s past.

Winter 2018

Robb Webb, director of The Duke Endowment’s Rural Church program area, discusses our support for rural congregations in North Carolina and the communities they serve.

A new training program is helping foster parents find ways to support the special needs of children in their care.