From freshman year to grad school, FFTC scholarship funds help students attain education goals

Foundation For The Carolinas manages nearly 150 donor-funded scholarships that provide support for a range of academic interests.
By GlennOaks Media | September 10, 2020

Black philanthropy thrives through African American Community Foundation

This year, the foundation awarded grants totaling $10,000 to four organizations promoting health, economic and educational opportunities in Charlotte's black community.
By GlennOaks Media | November 27, 2018

Share, listen, act: ‘On The Table CLT 2018’ tackles the legacy of segregation

On Oct. 24, thousands of Mecklenburg County residents will gather in small groups to discuss the ongoing impact of past segregation policies. Take part in this community effort: Sign up now to host a conversation.
By GlennOaks Media | October 11, 2018

Former teachers create lasting gifts to support churches, alma maters and other special causes

Foundation For The Carolinas' planned-giving expertise can help you create an enduring legacy using a variety of assets, including retirement funds and life insurance policies
By GlennOaks Media | August 2, 2018

Foundation For The Carolinas awards Social Capital grants

Acting on the Leading on Opportunity task force report, which noted that social capital might be the 'secret sauce' for creating greater access to opportunity for children and youth, the Foundation awarded more than $150,000 to 16 area organizations.
By Dee Dee Strickland | May 17, 2018

Want to make a splash with your donation? Pool it with others who share your philanthropic interests

Two collective giving programs managed by Foundations For the Carolinas serve the LGBT and African American communities in Charlotte. Join, donate or apply for grants now.
By GlennOaks Media | January 5, 2018

Companies come to employees’ aid with disaster and hardship programs

E4E Relief, a subsidiary of Foundation For The Carolinas, helps families impacted by hurricanes, wildfires and personal hardships such as illness.
By GlennOaks Media | December 7, 2017

FFTC scholarship funds help college-bound students defray costs

Foundation For The Carolinas manages nearly 150 scholarship funds that help deserving students pursue their education goals. Online application process starts Friday.
By GlennOaks Media | November 30, 2017

FFTC: 3 ways to make a charitable impact this holiday season

Foundation For The Carolinas seeks to inspire philanthropic efforts, big and small, throughout the Charlotte region.
By Dee Dee Strickland | November 28, 2017

On the menu at On The Table CLT: Ideas, solutions, collaboration

On Oct. 25, thousands will gather for a community-building dialogue on how to make Mecklenburg County a better place to live and work. Host a gathering, find a table or join the conversation on social media using #OnTheTableCLT
By GlennOaks Media | October 18, 2017