Donations to Supporting our Young People go, in part, to support the East Durham Children's Initiative, to develop support and resources for children and families to provide a pathway or pipeline from birth through high school graduation, ready for college or career.
Donations to Supporting our Neighborhoods go to projects that promote housing, economic development and quality of life in Durham's neighborhoods, including the creation of a community garden in the West End.
Donations to the Community Care Fund support grants for a wide variety of local projects that promote health, academic achievement, neighborhood development and more. Last year's grants included one to Innovation4Motivation, a program that provides high-quality enrichment for middle school students during their time away from school.
Donations to United Way of the Greater Triangle support your choice of any non-profit organization, or general funds that meet the most pressing needs in the Triangle through a focus on Education, Health and Financial Stability.
Doing Good in the Neighborhood is the campaign that makes it easy for Duke employees to make a difference in Durham and the region through community-based philanthropy. Duke employees can donate in a variety of ways, including payroll deduction, to one or more of six giving categories.
Watch the video above and explore these pages to learn how our gifts have a great impact on projects meeting real community needs. When Duke employees give together, we have a greater impact than we could alone!
Here is a letter announcing the one-week extension of our active push for this year’s Doing Good in the Neighborhood campaign. We hope our colleagues will consider supporting this effort — all gifts, regardless of size, make a difference! – …. Continue reading
Internal Audit employees have reached their goal of 100% participation in Doing Good in the Neighborhood. MANY THANKS! Check out the Duke Today story about Internal Audit’s year-round piggy-bank challenge. And please consider joining the Internal Audit staff and hundreds …. Continue reading