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May
05

Community Foundation of Henderson County Announces New Scholars for 2022-2023

Hendersonville, N.C., May 5, 2022 – Community Foundation of Henderson County is pleased to announce their new  scholarship recipients for the 2022-23 school year. The Foundation’s Board of Directors approved 264 scholarships  totaling $577,900 to be awarded to new students and current recipients. The Foundation awarded 107 new  scholarships totaling $209,325 to 104 local students. For current Scholars, 157 renewable scholarship awards  totaling $368,575 were offered.

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May
02

Community Foundation Awards Grants to Children and Family Resource Center and WNCSource

Hendersonville, N.C., May 2, 2022 – Community Foundation of Henderson County awarded a total of $63,400 to two area nonprofits as part of their special 40th Anniversary Grant program. The awards were presented to Children & Family Resource Center and WNCSource during Sunday’s International Children’s Festival at Jackson Park. The event was organized by Hola Carolina and sponsored by Community Foundation of Henderson County.

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May
02

Pisgah Legal Awarded $78,600 to Support Afghan Asylum-Seekers

(April 2022) CFWNC has awarded a $78,600 Human Services grant to Pisgah Legal Services to provide critical legal assistance to Afghan asylum-seekers and their families in the region.

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May
02

SECU Foundation Awards TROSA $40,000 Grant for Satellite Campus in Forsyth County

RALEIGH, N.C., April 29, 2022 -- SECU Foundation recently provided a $40,000 grant to TROSA, a non-profit residential recovery program that empowers men and women with substance use disorder to transform their lives. The funding will help TROSA plan for the continued growth of its housing program with a new campus in Forsyth County.

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Apr
25

Great Smokies Health Foundation Board Names New Executive Director

After an extensive search, the Board of Directors of the Great Smokies Health Foundation GSHF) is pleased to announce the selection of Brian Huskey as the next Executive Director of the Foundation. He will succeed Michele Garashi-Ellick who has been with the Foundation since its inception in 2014 and is retiring. Brian will begin his new role on May 4th.

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Apr
14

Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation Awards Sabbaticals to North Carolina’s Nonprofit Leaders

Winston-Salem, NC (April 14, 2020) – The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation (ZSR) is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2022 Sabbatical Program.

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Apr
07

Golden LEAF announces more than $12.6 million in funding, including $10,108,307 in funding for the Community-Based Grants Initiative in Western North Carolina

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C., (April 7, 2022) – Today, the Golden LEAF Board of Directors awarded $10,108,307 in funding to support projects through the Community-Based Grants Initiative in the Western Prosperity Zone, $1.1 million in funding through the Economic Catalyst Program and $998,924.36 in funding through the Open Grants Program. The Golden LEAF Board also approved $428,976 in funding for the Center for Creative Leadership to provide leadership training for Golden LEAF Scholars.

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Apr
05

Black Philanthropy Initiative Requests Proposals for Spring Equity in Education Grants Program

The Black Philanthropy Initiative (BPI) is now accepting applications for its spring Equity in Education grants program. Through this grant program, BPI wants to ensure that students of color, especially Black students, can learn in a supportive environment that respects their humanity, upholds their dignity, and has the resources to provide students with the space they need to learn, grow, and thrive. Organizations can apply for grants of up to $15,000.

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Mar
30

North Carolina Network of Grantmakers Board Names New Executive Director

RALEIGH, N.C. – Sarah Mann Willcox has been named Executive Director for the North Carolina Network of Grantmakers following an extensive search overseen by the NCNG Board of Directors. She succeeds Ret Boney, who has been with the organization since 2013.
 

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Mar
30

Women's Giving Circle of Cumberland Community Foundation Awards $56,920 in Grants

On March 15, 2022, the Women’s Giving Circle of Cumberland County hosted the biannual report on issues affecting women and their families. More than 200 community leaders attended the event. The Honorable Toni King delivered inspiring words about how Cumberland County, with the help of Human Trafficking Court, is providing counseling and hope for the victims of human trafficking. Patti Collie, a founding member of the giving circle, presented data from the 2022 Scorecard.

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