Betsy Carty of Greensboro coordinates free transportation to VA medical facilities for injured and ill veterans for the local DAV.
Giving to charity is crucial for economic prosperity, happiness, and the success of our people. But for too long, only the upper class has been incentivized to give to charitable organizations. With the Universal Charitable Giving Act we help support the great work of the faith-based and charitable groups working hard to make a difference in our community.
Congress has passed laws that provide resources to confront this epidemic, but as we learned in our Opioid Crisis Tour throughout North Carolina, more action is clearly needed. We will remain committed to working with local law enforcement, first responders, and local government to stop the overwhelming hardship this is causing to the families of our community.
I have always valued the importance of HBCUs. With more than 100 HBCUs across the nation – and eleven here in North Carolina, they are an integral part of our higher education system. On a more personal note, my wife, Kelly, is a graduate of Winston-Salem State University and has found success as a nurse practitioner, which she attributes in part to the strong education she received. I believe it is as important as ever to have Republicans engage with HBCUs.
As Hurricane Florence approaches, we have gathered critical information about emergency contact for federal and local agencies, how to prepare, what to expect, and notices about school closings.
April 19, 2019 Press Release
Representative Mark Walker introduced legislation last Congress that would expand charitable giving to all taxpayers. Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina(Greensboro) was tremendously grateful for this effort given the anticipated decline in charitable giving as a result of tax reform.
April 15, 2019 Press Release
Though there was brief darkness when a storm hit our community one year ago today, the sun shines bright on our future. Our progress together has been strong, with neighborhoods, organizations, churches, local officials, and the federal government working in partnership to recover, rebuild and be a resource to others.
April 11, 2019 Press Release
“Carty is an exceptional servant leader always going the extra mile. She is more than a friend, providing a listening ear and giving hope during difficult times to our country’s finest and bravest. Her passion and dedication to our veterans inspires us all to give back.