The Duke Endowment



The Duke Endowment is a private foundation established in 1924 by James B. Duke.


James B. Duke and his family were innovative business leaders and visionary philanthropists. The foundation is considered to be his philanthropic legacy.



The Duke Endowment has worked to help people strengthen communities in North and South Carolina through nurturing children, promoting health, educating minds, and enriching spirits.


Web Address

www.dukeendowment.org

Social Media Links

Facebook - www.facebook.com/TheDukeEndowment

Foundation RSS Feeds

Grants - www.dukeendowment.org/component/bca-rss-syndicator/?feed_id=3

News - http://www.dukeendowment.org/component/bca-rss-syndicator/?feed_id=2

Assets

$2,744,380,297 - 2010-12-31
$2,981,737,964 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$19,835,030 - 2010-12-31
$140,922,801 - 2006-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Duke Endowment


'Champions for Children' recognizes contributors
Foundation: Foundation for the Carolinas, Duke Endowment

Major financial contributors are, Duke Endowment, Faith Can Move Mountains, Flettie Alifair Church Literacy Fund, Foundation for the Carolinas, Kulynych Family Foundation I, N.C. Smart Start, N.C....more

New State-funded Grants Available to Combat Opioid Crisis
Foundation: Duke Endowment

Over the next month, community service organizations across North Carolina can apply for state-funded grants up to $150,000 to fight the opioid epidemic in their areas. Department of Health and Human...more

Hinton gets $425K grant from Duke
Foundation: Duke Endowment

The Duke Endowment grant will be used to develop two leadership initiatives. The first will be for adults — taking a look at leadership styles, effective leadership and how strong leaders can make...more

NC SHIIP Hangs on to Funding in $1.3 Trillion Federal Budget
Foundation: Duke Endowment

The Community Services Block Grant funds Community Action Agencies that meet “employment, housing and crisis prevention needs” for low-income people according to the North Carolina Department of...more

Foundation receives grant to help the medically uninsured in Burke County
Foundation: Duke Endowment

The Blue Ridge HealthCare Foundation recently received a $750,000, three-year grant from The Duke Endowment to develop a collaborative network of health care for the low income, uninsured residents...more

Foundation receives grant to help the medically uninsured in Burke County
Foundation: Duke Endowment

The Blue Ridge HealthCare Foundation recently received a $750,000, three-year grant from The Duke Endowment to develop a collaborative network of health care for the low income, uninsured residents...more

What Does Lilly's New $10M Philanthropic Investment Mean for Rural Engagement?
Foundation: Duke Endowment, Lilly Endowment

A different model of philanthropic investing in rural communities that is focused on a single or just a handful of counties over the long haul is now being tested by both community foundations...more

Public Education Partners receives grant, award recognition
Foundation: Duke Endowment

“We are deeply honored, humbled, and motivated by receiving a fund grant from the Community Foundation,” Sanders said. “Because of Mrs. Southern's passion for children and education, we are now...more

EMS seeks grant to expand community care
Foundation: Duke Endowment

... is awaiting word of a possible grant to expand a fledgling concept called community paramedicine. It is a growing idea that is starting to show up in several counties across the state, according...more

CDC Grant Targets Four NC Counties with High Obesity Rates
Foundation: Duke Endowment

Four North Carolina counties received grant money: Lee, Edgecombe, Halifax and Northampton. Obesity is a growing problem. One in three Americans are obese, which can contribute to Type 2 diabetes,...more





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