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Grantmaking Report: July 2021

August 17, 2021
Category: Grantmaking Reports

The Blue Cross NC Foundation is pleased to share the following grants were approved in the month of July.

  • $450,000 to Education Justice Alliance to create a grassroots network of Black and Latino parents who are trained and organized to advocate for local and state solutions to address inequities in preschool suspensions and expulsions.
  • $12,500 to The Center for Child and Family Health, Inc. to implement trauma-informed modules in early education courses at nine community colleges across the state.
  • $17,500 to Stanly Community College to Train early childhood faculty in NC Community Colleges on trauma-informed practice and create a community of practice to sustain implementation of practices.
  • $25,000 to Student U to strengthen the organizational culture and increasing commitment to intentional equity practices in staffing and structure through strategic planning and executive leadership transition.