Category: Press Releases

Winner Named in Idea Generation/Next – College Edition Social Innovation Challenge Pitch Competition

More than 300 people filled a room at Raleigh’s Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts Monday afternoon as they listened to the final pitches in the Idea Generation/ Next – College Edition social innovation challenge. Participants made their pitches to a panel of judges, peers, and community members competing for the prize pool of

Idea Generation/Next: College Edition, Social Innovation Final Pitch Event

What: Idea Generation/ Next: College Edition Final Pitch Event and Winner Selection When: Monday, January 15, 2018 from 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm Where: Duke Energy for the Performing Arts Center – 2 E South St., Raleigh, NC 27601 Who: This event is presented by United Way of the Greater Triangle, The Institute, and the

United Way of the Greater Triangle Hosts 13th Annual MLK Day of Service Over 2,500 Volunteers Expected to Participate Across Four Counties

When: Monday, January 15, 2018. Times listed with specific projects. Who: United Way of the Greater Triangle is mobilizing more than 2,500 volunteers in community service projects across Wake, Durham, Orange, and Johnston Counties. This will be the largest mobilization of volunteers in the Triangle on MLK Day, 2018. What: Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday

Funders Form Collaborative Partnership to Further Support Organizational Health of Local Nonprofits; Publish Report on Initial Findings

A unique partnership of leaders from 14 funders has been working together as a collaborative to learn more about capacity building in the nonprofit sector, and the opportunity for growth. The group commissioned a research project with North Carolina State University’s Institute for Nonprofits, specifically focused on better understanding the capacity building needs of local

United Way of the Greater Triangle Announces New Board Members and Staff

United Way of the Greater Triangle is pleased to announce five new members of our team, two board and three staff members. At the October 24, 2017 Board of Directors’ meeting, the Board voted unanimously to appoint Jes Averhart and Michael Botzis as their two newest members. In addition to the new board members, three

Winner Named in Southeast Raleigh Innovation Challenge Pitch Competition:

A Partnership between Wake County, City of Raleigh, Southeast Raleigh Promise and United Way of the Greater Triangle More than 200 people filled a room at Raleigh’s Convention Center Friday night as they listened to the final pitches in the Southeast Raleigh Innovation Challenge. Participants made their pitches to a panel of judges, fellow community members,