Philanthropy Highlights from the Triad Area


The Triad area is currently booming with philanthropy news! If you are not familiar with the area’s nonprofit community, no worries. PMA has compiled a list of recent announcements and articles – check it out and share:

High Point University Trustee Pledges $2M

High Point University received a pledge of $2 million from philanthropist Elizabeth Aldridge, a University trustee. Read More

Young Alum Donates Seven-Figure Gift to Wake Forest University

Wade Murphy, executive vice president of Marmik Oil in Arkansas, has become the only person younger than 35 to make a seven-figure gift to the University. Read More

NC Zoo Experiences Boost in Bequest Giving

In 2012, the organization received 33 planned giving distributions from 18 estates totaling more than $6.2 million. Read More

Volunteer Organization Awards $250K in Cancer Research Grants

Triad Golfers Against Cancer awarded $250,000 in seven cancer research grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 each to cancer research centers at UNC-Chapel Hill, Wake Forest University, East Carolina University and Duke University. Read More

Greensboro College Receives Two Gifts Worth $1.5M

President Lawrence Czarda announced the college received two gifts totaling $1.5 million. Read More

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