Ashe County Community Foundation accepting grant applications
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
The board of advisors of the Ashe County Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for projects funded from its community grantmaking fund and the Daniel Lee “Dan” Eldreth Memorial Endowment, according to Linda Slade, board president.
Funds are available for nonprofit organizations that serve general charitable needs in Ashe County. Special consideration will be given to education focused projects or initiatives. Applications are available online beginning March 17. Visit nccommunityfoundation.org for information about applying. The deadline for submitting applications is noon April 18.
The Ashe County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation. The community grantmaking fund was established to support local charitable needs through annual grants. In addition to Slade, board members include: Becky Burgess (secretary), Karen Powell (grants chair), Elaine Graham, Suzanne Moore, Josh Roten and Christina Wagoner.
For further information, contact NCCF Regional Director Colby Martin at 828-358-0030 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the NCCF website at nccommunityfoundation.org.
About the North Carolina Community Foundation
The NCCF is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has made $116 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $222 million in assets, NCCF sustains 1,200 endowments established to provide long-term support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions and scholarships. The NCCF partners with a network of affiliate foundations to provide local resource allocation and community assistance across the state. An important component of NCCF’s mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional and national levels.
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