In North Carolina, New Hanover County is using predictive analytics to help caseworkers focus on children who need help the most. A successful outcome there could serve as a model for others. Read more.
With a grant from The Duke Endowment, the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation is launching a Birth-to-Eight Policy Center to serve as a resource hub for its work. Read more.
With support from The Duke Endowment, a partnership between Novant Health Rowan Medical Center and Livingstone College will target obesity through a campus wide health and wellness program. Read more.
Charisma Hibbler has been named a Fellow at The Duke Endowment. Read the news release.
Wilkes County’s 13 elementary schools have a new curriculum for improving student fitness thanks to the Health Foundation and Wilkes Regional Medical Center. Read more.
The Duke Endowment has awarded three-year grants to support five diverse coalitions aimed at improving health across North Carolina as part of its new initiative, Healthy People, Healthy Carolinas. Read the news release.
Phillip H. Redmond Jr. has been named director of the Child Care program area at The Duke Endowment. Read the news release.
Asbury United Methodist Church’s garden and food ministry has already donated some 350 pounds of fresh produce to organizations that feed the hungry. Read more.
Eleven students from the Carolinas have received scholarships established by The Duke Endowment to honor Benjamin Newton Duke, one of the university’s founders. Read more.
Through the North Carolina Leadership Forum, more than 30 leaders are using civil discourse and collaboration to focus on the economic well-being of families in North Carolina. Read more.