Cary Community Foundation awards $10,000 in local grants

Cary Community Foundation awards $10,000 in local grants


The board of advisors of the Cary Community Foundation announces $10,000 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund, according to
Quinn Novels, regional director.


This year’s nonprofit recipients include:

  • $1,100 to Donate Life NC for multi-lingual rack cards

  • $1,800 to Kiran, Inc for Project Recover

  • $1,500 to the Lighthouse Foundation of Wake County for fueling underserved medical needs by providing health care and transportation for low-income

  • $2,100 to The Carying Place, Inc for life/fiscal management skills and transitional housing for homeless, working families with children

  • $1,500 to the Family Violence Prevention Center, Inc. for Lethality Assessment Program (LAP): InterAct’s Lifesaving Partnership with Cary Police

  • $2,000 to Triangle Family Services for Developing Opportunities for a Safe Environment (DOSE) program

Novels thanked the community for its support of the Cary Community Foundation. “These grants are important to our community and our quality of life,” she said.
“Critical programs would not be possible without the generosity of many individuals and organizations that have supported Cary’s community fund.”

About the Cary Community Foundation
The Cary Community Foundation was founded by a group of committed citizens to serve as a local resource to meet community needs through permanent endowments
that fuel grantmaking. Board members include: Debbie Fox, Laura Martin, Catherine Nguyen Pham, Michael Stellpflug and Bharat Vedak. CCF is an affiliate of the
North Carolina Community Foundation, which administers its funds.
Tax-deductible contributions, made payable to the Cary Community Foundation, can be mailed to the North Carolina Community Foundation, 3737 Glenwood Ave.,
Suite 460, Raleigh, NC 27612. Contributions can also be made online at
For further information, contact NCCF Regional Director Quinn Novels at 919-256-6914 or or visit the NCCF website at

About the North Carolina Community Foundation
The NCCF is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has made more than $130 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more
than $247 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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