To support broad charitable purposes through the establishment of endowments, and to provide the services of a community foundation to unserved towns, communities, and counties across North Carolina.
To educate, connect, and advocate for North Carolina nonprofits.
To invest in our community by making philanthropy and its benefits available to all.
To strengthen the community for both present and future generations; to promote philanthropy, build and maintain a permanent collection of endowment funds, and serve as a trustworthy partner and leader in shaping effective responses to communities.
To help people and places to move out of poverty and achieve greater social asnd economic justice.
Filling in Gaps, FIGS, was established in 1982 by a group of Wake County residents, healthcare professionals, and churches to address a serious social problem: the need for prescription medicines for low-income people.
To enhance the quality of life for the residents of North Carolina through five focus areas: community economic development; the environment; pre-collegiate education; social justice and equity; and democracy and civic engagement.