The Children’s Society

The mission of Note in the Pocket’s Children’s Society is to support our ability to capacity build, thus making it possible to reduce the suffering of an ever increasing number of students in Wake County living in poverty.

Our very ambitious goal is to reach an additional 500 students each year. In order to attain this lofty objective and tackle the parallel problem of childhood poverty and education, we having invited community to partner with us in this goal.

The following is a list of individuals, family foundations, businesses, faith partners and community philanthropists who have made a financial investment in Note in the Pocket’s program designed to improve the lives of local children in need.


Philanthropist $10,000


Benefactors $5,000+


Patrons $2,500+

Golden Corral Charitable Fund
of Triangle Community Foundation

Lynn & Victor Canez

Linda & Tom Shell



Guardians $1,000+

North Raleigh Presbyterian Church

St. Francis Raleigh

St. Francis of Assisi Church – Raleigh

Paul and Linda Bedo

Scott and Beth Billman

Dan and Sallie Cahill

Dr. and Mrs. Mike Comstock

Donna Crocetti and Dan Lever

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Enzweiler

Karen Gring

Donna and John Hollenbach

Gina Howard

Doreen and Chris Kelly

Dr. John Pfefferle

Susan Pruskin

Debra and John Ratliff

The Reiland Family

Philip and Barbara Ritchie

The John & Kay Ruocchio Family

Megan and Neill Sherron

Jon and Jill Strickland

The Vann Family Foundation

Ashley Walker