Posts Categorized: In the News

Wake Up! With TFS

Thursday, September 7, 8:00 – 10:00 AM North Ridge Country Club This year our focus is on mental health and preventing suicide in the most vulnerable of our population – our children, teens and young adults. Did you know nearly 20% of children aged 3-17 have a mental, emotional, developmental, or behavioral disorder (NIH)?⁠ Or… Read more »

Triangle Family Services Names New CEO

Triangle Family Services Names New CEO Lisa Lowe-Hall to Serve as Integral Nonprofits Leader After Extensive National Search  (RALEIGH) – Feb. 1, 2022 – Lisa Lowe-Hall, a 20-year veteran of the healthcare and nonprofit industries, will serve as the new CEO of Triangle Family Services effective Monday, Feb. 6. Lowe-Hall will lead the 85-year-old nonprofit,… Read more »

Searstone/Lutheran Services Carolinas award $352,620 to Wake-area nonprofits

Searstone/Lutheran Services Carolinas award $352,620 to Wake-area nonprofits The Searstone/Lutheran Services Carolinas Community Benefit Committee recently announced $352,620 in grants to 14 organizations in Wake County. Since 2014, the committee has directed five percent of revenues from the operation of Searstone, an independent living community in Cary, to Wake County nonprofit organizations serving seniors, indigent… Read more »

Interview with Triangle Business Journal

Alice Lutz, CEO, interviews with the Triangle Business Journal after Triangle Family Services wins 2021 Corporate Philanthropy Award! Alice discusses running a full-services hotel as part of the Hotel2Housing project in 2020, building upgrades, partnerships with Wake County and City of Raleigh, and TFS’ innovative work across financial stability, homeless engagement, supportive housing services, family… Read more »

Financial Tips during COVID-19

The coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread and is now considered a pandemic. People are scrambling to gather essentials for their homes and are on high alert, wondering how this situation will continue to evolve and what effects it will have on the economy in the coming months. Unfortunately, it’s unpredictable how exactly everything will pan… Read more »

March 2020 Blog

Anyone remember Ally McBeal, a quirky television show popular in 1997? One of the most relevant Ally McBeal “clips” has to do with theme songs the main character plays in her head. Take a moment and think…what would your theme song be during this COVID19 crisis? Mine? “What the world needs now is love” There… Read more »

2019 Gingerbread – that’s a wrap!

We hope you had a wonderful time at our 17th Annual Gingerbread Benefit; networking with friends, filling up on hors d’oeuvres, listening to Sidecar Social Club, and bidding on auction packages. Most importantly, we hope you left with hearts full knowing you have made a difference in the lives of so many in the Triangle…. Read more »

2019 Wake UP! with TFS – that’s a wrap!

We hope you had a wonderful time at the 2019 Wake UP! with TFS breakfast event and that you learned valuable information about the Healthy Opportunities Pilot, trauma-informed care, and the importance of TFS’ wraparound care model. Most importantly, we hope you left with the desire to stay involved on the issues impacting our community. … Read more »

9th Annual Wake UP! with TFS Event Set for 9/5

The 9th Annual Wake UP! with TFS issues oriented breakfast will feature Secretary of the North Carolina DHHS, Dr. Mandy Cohen as the keynote speaker. Secretary Cohen will share updates on the Healthy Opportunities Pilot and the importance of wraparound services in our community. CEO of Triangle Family Services, Alice Lutz, will lead a program… Read more »