Author: Ethanie Good

Restart Winston-Salem Campaign

With the support of Winston Salem Mayor Allen Joines and Forsyth County Sheriff Bobby Kimbrough, Soy Emprendedor presents the Restart Winston Salem: One Tile Campaign. Businesses and individuals are invited to purchase a virtual tile to make a donation to local small businesses. Small businesses may apply to receive a grant through the campaign. Applications… Read More »

WS/FCS Names Core Award Winners

In a virtual ceremony, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools named the 2020 Teacher of the Year, Principal of the Year, Classified Employee of the Year, and Assistant Principal of the Year. Called the “Core Awards”, the event is meant to highlight and celebrate the employees that not only are exceptional educators, but that live the district’s Core… Read More »

Carolinas Alliance COVID 19 Match Website

The Charlotte Regional Business Alliance and Skookum announced today the launch of the Carolinas Alliance COVID-19 Match Site. The two-state collaborative program is dedicated to matching the needs of the Carolinas’ healthcare providers, businesses and government organizations with manufacturers, vendors, suppliers and talent who can help deliver crucial supplies and Personal Protection Equipment. Greater Winston-Salem,… Read More »

Bank of America Provides Grant to Support Economic and Workforce Development at Forsyth Technical Community College

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has given $10,000 to support scholarships for skills development at Forsyth Tech through the Economic and Workforce Development division.  “In order for our community to thrive, we must work together to fill jobs with skilled employees,” said Janet Spriggs, president of Forsyth Technical Community College. “Through job training and… Read More »

Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. Receives Communications Excellence Award

We are excited to be recognized for our efforts to celebrate Winston-Salem’s culture and community! Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. received a Communications Excellence award for the Our Time is Now video and marketing campaign promoting Winston-Salem. The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) recognized the 2020 Communication Excellence Awards this week.  The Communication Excellence… Read More »

Two Local High Schools are Among 20 Nationwide Winners in MTV’s 2020 Prom Challenge

When We All Vote, a national nonpartisan voter registration organization, has announced that 20 high schools, including WS/FCS high schools R.J. Reynolds and John F. Kennedy, have won the 2020 Prom Challenge and a national virtual prom, in partnership with MTV. Winners also receive $5,000 to spend on other community and/or school civic projects. During… Read More »

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