Category: Press Releases

United Way of the Greater Triangle names the ’10 to Watch’ – the future of Nonprofit Leadership in the Triangle

United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) named the inaugural class of the ’10 to Watch’, a cohort of leaders selected for their impact and potential to shape the future of the Triangle.  ’10 to Watch’ is a new investment initiative created to address the racial and cultural disparities between the leaders of nonprofit organizations

Day of Action: Volunteers Assemble Weekend Meal Kits to Feed 1,500 Low-Income Children This Summer

When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Where: Durham Central Park, Farmer’s Market Pavilion – 501 Foster Street, Durham Who: United Way of the Greater Triangle, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, 150 Community Volunteers Photo Opps: Best time to take photos is between 9:45 and 10:30 a.m. Details: United Way of the Greater Triangle

United Way of the Greater Triangle Opens Application for Net Initiative to Address Race and Gender Disparities in Nontprofit Leadership and Organizational Revenue

On June 1, 2018, United Way of the Greater Triangle will begin accepting applications for their newest investment initiative, ’10 to Watch.’ ’10 to Watch’ was created to develop the leaders and organizations who represent the future of the Triangle. During United Way’s 2016-2017 funding cycle, over 85% of individuals served were people of color.

United Way of the Greater Triangle Announces ‘10 To Watch’, A New Investment Initiative to Address Disparities in Nonprofit Leadership

At Coastal Credit Union Foundation’s Power of Sharing event last night, United Way of the Greater Triangle’s CEO, Eric Guckian took the stage with Leadership Triangle’s Executive Director, Jes Averhart to announce a new investment initiative called ‘10 to Watch’. A highlight of the evening came with the surprise announcement of the first corporate match

United Way of the Greater Triangle Announces New Board Members

United Way of the Greater Triangle is pleased to announce four new members of our Board of Directors: Anne Howard, Farad Ali, Michael Goodmon and Scott Byers. “I am extremely excited about our incoming board leadership. Anne, Farad, Scott and Michael possess an impressive and diverse set of skills, but the one thing they all

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