United Way of Forsyth County has announced the selection of Antonia Monk Richburg as president and CEO, beginning in mid-October.
Nonprofit groups say the nation's charitable sector has been especially hard-hit amid the coronavirus pandemic. Several national groups are calling on Congress for $60 billion in emergency funding.
Philanthropic giving has been down over the past few years at most of North Carolina's biggest United Way organizations.
Even though Republicans promise to preserve the deduction for charitable donations, nonprofits say other proposed changes in the bill could discourage as much as $13 billion in annual giving.