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Giving Tuesday

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Your gift, no matter how small, helps a child in school breath easier so they can succeed in school. On … Continue reading

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Grant Opportunities

The NC Foundation for Public School Children has a limited number of Literacy Project or Professional Development Grants and Parent Involvement Grants in the amount of up to $1,000 each. The submission deadline has been extended to December 31, 2014.  The … Continue reading

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Happy American Education Week!

“A word as to the education of the heart. We don’t believe that this can be imparted through books; it can only be imparted through the loving touch of the teacher.”—César Chávez We celebrate the multitudes who make the American … Continue reading

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“Believe” Holiday Candle to Benefit the Foundation!

 We are excited to offer you a wonderful opportunity to support NCFPSC and a North Carolina company! Kerr Lake Candles has created a special edition candle to honor the Foundation this season. A percentage of all sales from this candle, named Believe, will … Continue reading

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If you shop Amazon, shop at Amazon Smile and a donation will be made to NCFPSC!

We are delighted to share that the NC Foundation for Public School Children is now registered at Amazon Smile! Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you know – same products, same prices, same service. Be sure to select “NC Foundation … Continue reading

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Donors to the Foundation

We now have a new DONORS page on the website. All donations, memorials, and honorariums received by the Foundation as of October 21, 2014 will be posted here. Thank you to our wonderful supporters!

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Purchase a $5 Ticket for a Chance to Win $5,000 Cash!

Tickets are on sale now for the chance to win one of several cash prizes! Grand prize is $5,000. 2nd place wins $2,500. 3rd place wins $1,000, and ten prize spots for $100 each! Check out all the details HERE. … Continue reading

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We’re Making a Difference, One Student at a Time

“Dylan”, a first grader, wore broken eyeglasses that had been glued and re-glued until they couldn’t be fixed anymore. Medicaid would not cover a new pair for at least another 6 months and his family had no money for a new … Continue reading

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