Fall 2016 Grant Announcement

Fall 2016 Grant Announcement

We are proud to announce our latest grant recipients. In September, The Fletcher Foundation Board of Directors voted to approve grants to eight nonprofit organizations, totaling $915,000, including multi-year grants. These partnerships demonstrate our strong...
David Heinen, NC Center for Nonprofits

David Heinen, NC Center for Nonprofits

  “As nonpartisan entities, nonprofits can infuse some really good dialogue into the election process. They can reach out to people who might be marginalized…and help get them registered to vote. There’s a lot of confusion about voter ID laws...
Celebrating National Arts in Education Week with Kidznotes!

Celebrating National Arts in Education Week with Kidznotes!

Like many here in the Triangle, we’re big fans of Kidznotes, a nonprofit that strives to bring the benefits of music education to children of all socioeconomic backgrounds. Kidznotes launched in 2010 to bring free-of-charge orchestral music training to children...
James Ford, NC Public School Forum

James Ford, NC Public School Forum

  “Teachers, more than any other profession, deal with the other issues that prevail in society. What happens more often than not is that they are held accountable for them, but they aren’t necessarily given the resources to impact them…there is...
Dennis Gaddy, Community Success Initiative

Dennis Gaddy, Community Success Initiative

  “Society has made it hard to do the right thing. And when you make it hard to do the right thing, you make it easy to do the wrong thing.” Dennis Gaddy, Executive Director of the Community Success Initiative, joins us this week to talk about...