The John Rex Endowment supports an environment where all children and families in greater Wake County live healthy lives.  Guided by the belief that all children should reach their full potential, the John Rex Endowment works with the community to support the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of children.

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Message from Matt Leatherman, Board Chair: A New Racial-Equity View into Our Organization

The board of directors and staff of the John Rex Endowment are here for the children and families in Wake County.  We are accountable to them: The John Rex Endowment supports an environment where all children and families in greater Wake County live healthy lives. Only by challenging ourselves on matters of race and by intentionally – and constantly – striving for equity in our work can we fulfill our mission.

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John Rex Endowment 2021 Future Funding Opportunities

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