The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust congratulates the North Carolina PACE (Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) Association for their work assisting the state’s elderly as Governor Pat McCrory proclaims that September be recognized as PACE Month in North Carolina. The Trust’s involvement with PACE dates back to 2006 and continues today as the Trust seeks to make strategic investments that will improve the design and delivery of behavioral health services to older North Carolinians, especially in rural areas of the state.
Sweltering temperatures in late August didn’t keep more than 200 volunteers from stepping up and helping construct a much-needed project in a longtime neighborhood in Rocky Mount Saturday. Corey Davis, Rocky Mount Telegram, August 29. 2016
Dr. Laura Gerald visited the Imperial Centre to speak to a small group of guests about a variety of topics, including the trust's goals, its upcoming plans, and her own plans as the association's new leader. Philip Sayblack, Rocky Mount Telegram, August 24, 2016
Another one of Rocky Mount's city parks will get a new playground next week thanks to a grant from KaBOOM! and the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust. Philip Sayblack, Rocky Mount Telegram, August 19, 2016
Too often, philanthropists behave like bank loan officers, giving grants in return for prescribed programs and outcomes. Instead, philanthropists should create collaborative relationships with grantees that cultivate critical thinking, learning, and adaptation—an approach called evocative grantmaking.
The Natural Playscape, funded by a $25,000 grant from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust’s Healthy Places NC initiative, is a playground constructed entirely with wood and other natural materials. Rocky Mount Telegram, August 16, 2016
Since 1991, Neighbors for Better Neighborhoods (NBN) has been working in Winston-Salem to improve the city’s most economically disadvantaged neighborhoods and the lives of the residents who call those places home. Todd Brantley, EducationNC, August 4, 2016