GREENSBORO, N.C.—ArtsGreensboro held its first-ever Arts Giving Day on June 21, and Womble Bond Dickinson attorney Jill White discussed the fundraising campaign with the Greensboro News & Record.

White, a lawyer in the firm’s Greensboro office, and her husband, Thomas White, are the 2018 Co-Chairs of ArtsGreensboro’s Annual Arts Fund Campaign. The goal of the Annual Community-wide Campaign for the Arts is to raise $1 million to support more than 50 arts-related organizations, schools and projects. On Arts Giving Day, organizers hoped to raise $24,000 in 24 hours.

“We want to see ArtsGreensboro and all of our local arts organizations and our local artists supported,” White told the News & Record. She recently was named Chair-Elect of the Board of Directors for ArtsGreensboro.

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Jill White is an experienced labor and employment litigator who represents employers in a wide range of labor and employment issues, including: Wage and hour claims (Fair Labor Standards Act and state wage and hour laws); Leave of absence issues, including Family Medical Leave Act, military leave and paid time off concern; Anti-discrimination disputes, including those involving Americans with Disabilities Act claims, as well as claims involving alleged discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion or age; Trade secrets and employee non-compete cases; and Whistleblower retaliation claims. She practices in Womble Carlyle’s Greensboro office.