Welcoming Yemi, Our 2016-2017 Fellow!

Welcoming Yemi, Our 2016-2017 Fellow!

We are excited to welcome Yemi Adewuyi to our team as the 2016-2017 Fletcher Fellow! Now in its third year, our fellowship program works to identify, develop, and network recent college graduates who aspire to be amongst the next generation of social sector leaders in...
Museums are a thing of the future

Museums are a thing of the future

For many, the image conjured for museums looks musty, old, and focused on the past. How far from the truth that really is. Here in North Carolina, our museum partners are some of the most innovative and unifying organizations in the state. They are adapting to a changing 21st century landscape in exciting ways and creating new opportunities for our communities to learn and engage with others.

What We Learned From #CreateGood16

What We Learned From #CreateGood16

Last week, two members of our team (Shannon, Director of Digital + Innovation and Leah, Fletcher Fellow) went to the Create Good Conference in search of inspiration, connection, and ideas for improving our communications work. Like last year’s gathering, this...
Falling Short On Investments in NC Public Schools

Falling Short On Investments in NC Public Schools

(Students arrive for first day of school at YE Smith Elementary in Durham, NC. Photo via East Durham Children’s Initiative)   As an organization deeply committed to ensuring all children in our state receive a high-quality education, we’re concerned about...