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Tan quotations marks in serif fontI look forward to partnering with our inaugural board of directors in sustaining the positive momentum community members are already generating.

– William Buster
CEO & President, NHCE

The first CEO and President of the Endowment is William Buster, a seasoned leader in philanthropy who has dedicated his life’s work to improving the social determinants of health and quality of life for all people across the South. In his position, Buster will work closely with the 13-member board and its committees and a cross-section of stakeholders and organizations with a vested interest in a sustainable, equitable future.

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2022 Cape Fear Opportunities and Needs Grants is now open!

The New Hanover Community Endowment is excited to announce that the application period for the 2022 Cape Fear Opportunities and Needs Grants (Cape Fear ON) is now open! Applications will be accepted from September 1, 2022 through September 30, 2022 via our website portal.

Reflections and Updates

Hospital sale endowment shapes up, key activities of the past year outlined

(Port City Daily) NEW HANOVER COUNTY –– The New Hanover Community Endowment Inc. is already investing $1.25 billion it received as part of the February sale…

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2022 Cape Fear Opportunities and Needs Introductory Video

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