Bishop McGuinness High School's primary mission is to develop students holistically and equip them to live and serve in a complex world in need of peace, love, and justice. Administrators, faculty, and staff work cooperatively with parents as partners in the education of young adults and in striving to create a welcoming community in which the teachings of Jesus are promoted. Mindful of our Catholic identity, the school encourages students through academic and co-curricular opportunities to excel personally and academically, build confidence in their faith, and realize their own unique missions in life.
Camp Hope is a local day camp that gives kids in our community an opportunity to have fun in a safe and loving environment! Camp Hope exists to develop self-worth, character, and a Christ-centered faith in the lives of kids in our community who are in foster care, are severely under resourced, or have suffered from a traumatic event. These approximate 60 campers receive a lot of love, respect, and compassion from positive role models and have opportunities to participate in fun activities, special events, projects, sports, and classes. They have a chance to play, paint, sing, dance, and make new friends and happy memories that will last throughout the year! Most importantly, they have a chance to collide with God's love and hope in a life changing way!
At the Crosby Scholars Community Partnership, we help students in public middle and high schools in Forsyth County prepare academically, personally, and financially for college admission and other post-secondary opportunities best suited to a student's needs, aptitudes and dreams. We seek to ensure that every public school student in Forsyth County has the opportunity to attend college. We will assist public middle and high school students in Forsyth County in preparing themselves for successful college enrollment.
The First Tee of the Triad utilizes the game of golf to teach kids (Ages 7-18) essential character traits and valuable life skills. Our program hinges on The First Tee Code of Conduct: Respect for Myself, Others, and Surroundings. Using this as our cornerstone, kids participate in exciting and creative golf games that teach: Core Values, Healthy Habits, Decision, Making Skills, Goal Setting, Communication Skills, Proper Etiquette on and off the golf course, Conflict Resolution AND MUCH MORE….
You may be shocked to discover that only 4% of all National Cancer Institute research funding is designated for childhood cancer. This is why Hyundai is committed to funding pediatric cancer research in an effort to fill this void. Our mission is to raise awareness for childhood cancer, donate life-saving research funds and celebrate the lives of children affected by this disease.dogs and cats.
Furr Ball 2017 Presented by Bob King Automotive Group - Celebrating the joy of animal companionship and helping raise funds benefiting the programs and services of the Forsyth Humane Society and our community wide initiative No-Kill Forsyth 2023.
Forsyth Tech has been serving the citizens of Forsyth and Stokes counties since 1960. We began as the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Industrial Education Center, offering vocational instruction and training in skilled trades.
Today, as Forsyth Technical Community College, we still offer those programs, as well as college transfer and two-year degree programs, corporate training, continuing education, personal enrichment classes and much more.
You may be shocked to discover that only 4% of all National Cancer Institute research funding is designated for childhood cancer. This is why Hyundai is committed to funding pediatric cancer research in an effort to fill this void. Our mission is to raise awareness for childhood cancer, donate life-saving research funds and celebrate the lives of children affected by this disease.
North Davidson came into existence in 1952 as a result of the move toward consolidation sponsored by the North Carolina State Department of Public Instruction (NCSDPI). Paul Evans, superintendent of Davidson County Schools, and the school board felt that the northern section of the county would be most receptive to change. We are proud of North Davidson High School and the academic and athletic traditions it has enjoyed for more than sixty years. The faculty and administration welcome the challenges of each generation of students who will be proud to be Black Knights.
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Winston-Salem is a welcoming multicultural community centered in Eucharist, Scripture and Sacraments. We strive to live the Gospel through action, education and service to those in need. We celebrate the presence of Christ by worshiping faithfully, serving willingly and growing spiritually sharing our time, talent and treasure. Our Lady of Mercy Church is a parish within the Diocese of Charlotte.
Piedmont Craftsmen (Inc.) promotes the value of fine craft. We champion the work of exhibiting members, provide education and create connections among artists, collectors, and the community. Piedmont Craftsman (Inc.) advocates for excellence in fine craft, and its member artists. Whether you are an artist or collector we invite you to discover the fine crafts of Piedmont Craftsmen. We represent almost 400 fine craft artists from across the United States. At any given time you can find work by about 200 of our Exhibiting Members in our Shop and Gallery. We are easy to locate in the heart of Winston-Salem's Downtown Arts District, or you can visit our on-line shop.
Connecting a new generation to their life-long purpose in Christ. To Develop Devoted Followers of Jesus Christ. shop.
From simple beginnings - four women who met around a kitchen table in Florida in 1991 - the Pulmonary Hypertension Association has evolved into an international community of over 16,000 pulmonary hypertension patients, caregivers, family members and healthcare professionals.We are now the largest and oldest PH association in the world, and we are changing the history of an illness. In the 25 years since that first meeting, the number of FDA-approved PH treatments has grown from 0 to 14, PHA research programs have been supported by commitments of more than $17 million, and more than two dozen Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers have completed PHA's accreditation process.PHA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that relies on donations to fund its many programs, including the nation's largest PH patient and caregiver support group network, lifesaving early diagnosis awareness and education programs, specialty care resources, and research to find ways to prevent and cure PH.
The University of North Carolina School of the Arts is a top-ranked creative and performing arts conservatory in Winston-Salem, N.C. Founded in 1963 as America's first public arts conservatory, UNCSA celebrates more than 50 years of training wildly creative, gifted and hardworking young artists to do what they love, and do it brilliantly!
Founded in 1834, Wake Forest University is a private university located in Winston-Salem, N.C., with nearly 8,000 students from 48 states and 46 countries. We are a vibrant and diverse academic community where our students study in one or more of the 42 majors and program we offer within our six colleges and schools.
CRIME STOPPERS is a unique program that brings together business, law enforcement and ordinary citizens to fight crime and make our community safer. Through CRIME STOPPERS, local newspapers, radio and television stations publicize unsolved crimes.
The Winston-Salem Foundation is a 97-year-old community foundation comprised of more than 1,300 funds created by charitable individuals and organizations. Since 1919, individuals, families, and corporations have used our expertise to improve the quality of life in Forsyth County, its surrounding areas, and beyond. We offer personalized service to make giving easy, flexible and efficient; local expertise with knowledge of current community issues to make giving as effective as possible; and community leadership in bringing together diverse voices and groups to address issues, foster greater giving and support high-impact opportunities. Our mission is to invest in our community by making philanthropy and its benefits available to all.