Funding Priority

Signature Initiatives

Our Signature Initiatives address issues and opportunities that emerge over the course of the campaign, leveraging our strengths to remain responsive to the times and needs of the people.

Campaign Funding Priorities

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Isaac Klein sits in his car with recording equipment
Student Support

Wheel-y Interesting

Park Fellows’ innovative thesis project results in a fascinating, heartwarming podcast

Shawn Hingtgen and Jillian Perry
Research

Treating the Untreatable

New research funded by a NIH grant seeks to combat one of the most treatment-resistant cancers

Health

Supporting Child Care Health

Supporting statewide child care health efforts

Health

Examining Efficacy in Opioid Treatment

New study examines patient retention in opioid treatment programs

The music room in NC Children's Hospital
Health

Bringing Music to Pediatric Therapies

Two families team up to fund music therapy for young patients

Health

Care Beyond the Hospital

The UNC Health FoodWell program addresses food insecurity for discharged patients