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Burney Warren grew up in the friendly shadow of East Carolina University’s football stadium. The east endzone was two doors down from his house in Greenville, putting him in the university’s orbit very early. It was easy to predict that he would become passionate about ECU. And he did.
A Message of Reflection from our CEOAs we reflect on where we have been and what we as a community, a region, a nation and a global family have endured, it is without a doubt that we share a sense of gratitude! The events of 2020 have indeed invited us to look deeper inside ourselves and our…

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12.10.2021 7:30pm
"On behalf of our Foundation, we are extremely pleased to be the Producing Sponsor of the 2021 ELF The Musical Performances at the beautiful Thalian Hall, Wilmington, NC! We cannot think of a better way to bring people together from across the eastern North Carolina region, to support the Thalian…
5.15.2020 6:00pm
Celebrate the historical arrival of the B-17 & B-25 bomber aircraft. A live auction at sunset will offer 2 vacations on Bald Head Island and 2 private plane charters to South Carolina for dinner and golf. Proceeds benefit Hope For The Warriors. This event will be rescheduled soon amid the…

The Community Foundation of NC East

Promoting, celebrating and enabling philanthropy for good. Forever.

There are many reasons why people chose to give through our foundation, but the most prominent reason is our local roots. Since 1977, we have been deeply ingrained in eastern North Carolina, providing giving opportunities that directly benefit our region forever and convening resources and ideas to create a positive change in our community. With other gifts and grants and by your donations, we can help you maximize the impact for the organization and the community.