The Salvation Army of Rockingham County plans to open their new community center this fall, thanks to a grant from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust’s Healthy Places NC initiative. Justyn Melrose, Greensboro News & Record, June 28, 2016
Five leading community agencies have announced a collaborative project which will receive funding from three major community funding organizations in a joint effort to improve the lives of families with young children in vulnerable neighborhoods. Camel City Dispatch, June 27, 2016
More than 200 volunteers from the Rocky Mount community, organizers from KaBOOM!, Peacemakers of Rocky Mount and the Trust joined forces Saturday to give area kids the childhood they deserve by building a new playground at Peacemakers of Rocky Mount. Kelley Deal, Rocky Mount Telegram, June 22, 2016
Fresh produce raised by students in the Roanoke-Chowan area will be available by next summer thanks to a grant opportunity. Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center (RCCHC) and its partners received a Creating New Economies Fund (CNEF) grant of $8,500 from The Conservation Fund’s Resourceful Communities program. Les Atkins, News-Herald.com, June 20, 2016
The Trust is pleased to announce Aidil Ortiz Hill will join the Trust this month as a Health Care Division program officer.
Nash UNC Health Care is working to spread awareness about mental health and combat social stigma that many mentally ill patients and their families can face. In recognition of May’s designation as Mental Health Awareness Month, Nash UNC Health Care organized a Mental Health Fair on May 25 in the ground floor cafeteria.