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


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Recent News from Duke Endowment


NC Universities Tapped to Combat Minority Health Disparities - North Carolina Health News
Foundation: Duke Endowment

“You have to talk about access to health care, biology, social factors and that's what this grant will entail to work collectively on all these...more

Livewell Greenville talks Community impact, new grant at annual meeting
Foundation: Duke Endowment

Livewell Greenville held their annual meeting Thursday to give feedback and talk about a new health grant from the Duke Endowment....more

Foundations [by total giving]
Foundation: Duke Endowment

The Duke Endowment is also the area's largest community foundation when the list is ranked by assets, with $3.4 billion. For the rest of the...more

Mission Health awarded grant from Duke Endowment for integration of behavioral health and ...
Foundation: Duke Endowment

Mission Health is the recipient of a pivotal $1.25 million grant from The Duke Endowment, a private foundation whose areas of focus include...more

New state budget includes additional funding for child advocacy centers
Foundation: Duke Endowment

At a meeting of executive directors of child advocacy centers across North ... Child Advocacy Center will be upgraded to a new database with...more

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs Face Funding Cliff
Foundation: Duke Endowment

In more than 20 years of receiving and administering federal grants, Brown had never seen anything like it: halfway through a grant cycle,...more

Improving Health In Fairfield County
Foundation: Duke Endowment, Johnson Foundation , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

But thanks to a $450,000 grant...they're hoping to change that. ... like Fairfield County Behavioral Health Services that make the...more

Duke Receives $5.9M To Launch Global Food Policy Center
Foundation: Duke Endowment

Duke University will use $5.9 million in grants to bolster efforts to improve global food policy and inform issues such as malnutrition and food...more

Duke Launches Food Policy Center
Foundation: Duke Endowment

DURHAM -- Duke University will use $5.9 million in grants to bolster efforts ... from The Duke Endowment and $150,000 from BCBSNCF...more

McLeod Health Foundation receives $1.4 million grant from The Duke Endowment
Foundation: Duke Endowment

FLORENCE, SC – The McLeod Health Foundation has received $1,428,478 from The Duke Endowment to expand a community network of care...more





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