By the Numbers

$1M

Funds Raised

Duke raised funds through employee giving, corporate sponsorships and individual donors to contribute to community work.

$695M

Community Health Benefit

Duke University Health System contributed to benefit the community across North Carolina, including $181M in financial assistance for residents needing healthcare.

$10M

Direct Contributions

Duke contributed to community-based organizations and nonprofits working to support affordable housing, education, community health and for COVID-19 recovery.

COVID Relief

Duke-Durham Fund COVID-19 Community Grants

89

Community-based Organizations

Duke provided small grants to 89 community-based organizations for projects that addressed immediate, basic needs for individuals and families affected by COVID-19.

31

Nonprofits

The Corporate Partnership for Durham – COVID-19 Recovery Fund funded 31 large nonprofit organizations providing food, housing, childcare and education for the Durham community through the corporate partnership.

144

Small Businesses

Duke partnered with Durham City and County to create the Durham Small Business Recovery Fund which provided grants to 144 small businesses adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to City/County loans.

Getting Involved

Listening

650

Participants

We listened to our neighbors and leaders through formal community conversations and focus groups in addition to our everyday work in the community.

Volunteering

Over 8,800 volunteers across the Durham region including over 6,400 students