Doing Good Illustration

We make it easy to make a difference

Duke Doing Good in the Neighborhood lets Duke employees donate in a variety of ways, including payroll deduction, to one or multiple giving categories.

A total of $549,873 was raised during the 2016-17 campaign and supported 56 organizations, 12 neighborhoods, 9 schools and 4 North Carolina counties.

Explore these pages to learn how our gifts make a positive impact in our community. Through Doing Good, we fund new nonprofit projects, kindergarten readiness programs, affordable housing for local residents, and more.

By the Numbers: Contributions, Support, Progress
Employee Participation
Amount Raised
56 organizations in four counties
12 Neighborhoods in durham
9 schools in durham
4 Counties in North Carolina
6 Giving
areas

Doing Good in the Neighborhood emphasizes donor choice, so you decide how your gift improves quality of life in Durham and the Triangle. Choose from any combination of six giving categories.

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3 Ways
to give

You can give to Doing Good in the Neighborhood three different ways.

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Duke Community Giving

Payroll Deduction

Through the Duke@Work employee self-service website, you can make a one-time or ongoing contribution to Duke Community Giving via payroll deduction. Go here to make changes under “Gifts to Doing Good in the Neighborhood.” Save your changes by clicking “Update Deductions” at the bottom of the webpage.

Duke@Work Website
Duke Community Giving

Credit Card or
Electronic Check

Through the Alumni and Development Records secure giving site, you can make an ongoing or one-time secure debit/credit card or electronic check payment to Duke Community Giving.

Duke Giving Website

United Way of the Greater Triangle

Through the United Way of the Greater Triangle's secure giving page, you can make an ongoing or one-time donation. You can elect to give through payroll deduction, credit card, or electronic check.

United Way Website
News & Updates
All News

Nonprofits receive 2017 Community Care Fund grants

November 13, 2017

This fall, 58 Triangle nonprofits will receive a Duke Community Care Fund grant in order to expand their programs, buy supplies or start new projects. The Community Care Fund is a competitive grant-making program that is funded by Duke employee donations to Duke University and Duke University Health System’s Doing Good in the Neighborhood campaign.…

Doing Good in the Neighborhood Blitz Raises $540,758

November 6, 2017

This fall, Duke employees have collectively raised more than half a million dollars for community nonprofits, schools and neighborhoods. Doing Good in the Neighborhood, Duke’s employee giving campaign, holds a fundraising blitz every October. The campaign invites Duke employees to make a financial contribution that benefits important organizations and innovative programs in Durham, Orange, Wake…

Doing Good in the Neighborhood kicks off in October

October 1, 2017

(Make sure to check out the Gift Impact infographic at the end of this story.) This month, Duke University and Duke University Health System employees are invited to make a gift to Duke’s Doing Good in the Neighborhood employee giving campaign, which benefits local schools, nonprofits and neighborhoods. Duke has set the goal to raise…