At Grace, we believe in making a difference in our community and empowering individuals to reach their full potential. Through our dedication to social responsibility, we’ve had the privilege of participating in several impactful events this year, with many more to come.

Reflecting on 2024: A Year of Impactful Engagement

This year, we’ve had the honor of attending events that exemplify our commitment to community support and empowerment. From partnering with organizations dedicated to ensuring that no eligible person in North Carolina has to choose between purchasing food or their needed medication, to mentoring bright young high school girls with a passion for STEM, each event has been a testament to the power of collective action.

Upcoming Events: Empowering the Future, Supporting Women-Owned Businesses

Looking ahead, we are excited to continue our journey of advocacy and support. Our upcoming events will focus on fostering diversity in STEM fields, providing resources for women-owned businesses, and furthering our mission to create a more equitable society.

Join Us in Making a Difference

Whether you’re a seasoned advocate or just beginning your journey of social responsibility, there’s a place for you at Grace. Together, we can build a brighter future for all.

Explore our website to learn more about our past events, upcoming initiatives, and how you can get involved.

Join us in our mission. Together, we can create lasting change.

Defense Alliance of North Carolina (DANC) Women Business Leaders Forum

May 9, 2024
The highly anticipated Defense Alliance of North Carolina (DANC) Women Business Leaders Forum is back and scheduled to take place on May 9th from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. This annual event promises an enriching experience for attendees, featuring networking opportunities, insightful discussions, and inspiration from esteemed keynote speakers.

The theme of this year’s event revolves around unleashing the potential of women business leaders, aligning perfectly with the mission of DANC-WBL. Our mission is to propel the defense industry forward by embracing purposeful growth, entrepreneurial vision, empowered leadership, innovation, collaboration, and creative excellence. We believe in the power of connecting trailblazers and forging collaborative pathways to create unrivaled networking and partnership opportunities.

NC Black Summit

April 24-25, 2024
This year’s theme, “Igniting Progress, Demanding Equity,” perfectly aligns as we approach the pivotal 2024 election—one of the most critical in our lifetime. The 2024 Summit brings together Black elected officials, public policy advocates, community stakeholders, and strategic partners to strategize on mobilizing voters, safeguarding voting rights, and addressing community issues for a more just and equitable North Carolina.

NC MedAssist Executive Luncheon

April 16, 2024

As a member of the NC MedAssist board, Iris Phillips, President and CEO of Grace, was honored to serve as an executive host of this remarkable event! Witnessing the incredible unity of our community and the NC MedAssist team coming together to raise funds for patients in need. The esteemed Dr. Yele Aluko MD, MBA, FACC, FSCAI. served as the keynote speaker on health equity. His insightful presentation brilliantly illustrated the importance of health equity in a manner accessible to all. Thank you to everyone who contributed to making this event a success and advancing our mission of ensuring equitable healthcare for everyone! We look forward to seeing you all next year! To learn more about NC MedAssist and the assistance it provides, click the link below.

2nd Annual Young Enterprising Women Forum

January 31, 2024

Exciting News! We’re thrilled to share our incredible experience at the Southeast Raleigh Young Enterprising Women event, where our very own President and CEO, Iris Phillips, served as the dedicated Chairperson!

This empowering event was a testament to the vibrant spirit of young entrepreneurs in Southeast Raleigh, and we are immensely proud to have played a part in fostering their growth and success. As a locally owned company, we were honored to be a sponsor and contribute to the flourishing entrepreneurial ecosystem in the community. A heartfelt thank you to everyone who participated, contributed, and made this event a roaring success! Your passion and dedication to fostering the next generation of women business leaders is truly inspiring.

For more details about our involvement in this amazing event and to sponsor next years event, check out the link below. Your ongoing support means the world to us!

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