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Contributions & Support

Employee Participation1872
Employee Participation Goal3700
59 organizations supported
4 Counties in North Carolina
5 community centers in durham
12 Neighborhoods in Durham

About the Campaign

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!

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 self-service portal, you can make a contribution to Duke Community Giving via payroll deduction. Your contribution can be one-time or ongoing.

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 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
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Helping Seniors Manage Their Health

April 10, 2017

Longtime Durham residents Donna and John Olive have been married for 50 years. During that time, they have supported each other in sickness and in health. They’ve faced a stroke, heart attack, heart bypass surgery and cancer together. Now, they take medications for diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure, which add up to $140 a…

Helping Stories Come to Life

April 10, 2017

Anita Woodley, center, held a "Stories Come to Life" workshop for middle school students in March. Anita Woodley's five personalities shine in the Durham classroom. Walking around a sixth-grade English Language Arts class at James E. Shepard Magnet Middle School on a recent afternoon, Woodley clutched a messy stack of ruled notebook paper and played…

2016-17 Campaign Results

December 12, 2016

Thanks to the 1,872 Duke colleagues who donated, the 2016-17 Doing Good in the Neighborhood campaign raised $637,833 for local schools and non-profits. THANK YOU to our generous donors. Your support will make a real difference for schools, non-profits, health clinics and neighborhoods across the Triangle. As pledged at the beginning of the campaign, 10% of…