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Forsyth County Launching Initiative to Reduce People Jailed with Mental Illness

A national initiative to reduce the number of people with mental illness in jails will start accepting participants next month. The Stepping Up Process to End Recidivism, or SUPER, will open its registration Feb. 6 for its pilot women’s program. Jordan Howse, Winston-Salem Journal, January 30, 2017

Vice President of Programs Allen Smart Announces Departure from Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust

Allen Smart, vice president of programs at the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust, announced plans to leave the foundation at the end of February to pursue consulting opportunities in philanthropy. During his 10-year tenure, Allen has been instrumental in leading day-to-day work and special initiatives as the Trust has evolved into a high impact, strategic funder focused on supporting long-term transformation in rural communities.

Grant Helps Clinics Affected by Hurricane

The North Carolina Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (NCAFCC) announced it received a $135,000 grant to provide financial assistance for disaster recovery to free and charitable health care clinics affected by Hurricane Matthew in Eastern North Carolina. The grant comes from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust in Winston-Salem. The Brunswick Beacon, January 2, 2017