Foundation / Corporation
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC)
Grants to Western North Carolina nonprofit human service organizations for capacity building, including projects designed to improve outcomes, communications, development, volunteer recruitment, collaborations, and technology. Eligible organizations provide services for mentally and physically disabled people, youth, the elderly, and those in need.
The mission of the Melvin R. Lane Fund is to increase the capacity of organizations that provide supportive services for people in need, youth, the elderly and mentally and/or physically disabled people. Capacity building addresses a nonprofit’s ability to achieve its mission effectively now and in the future through projects designed to improve communications, volunteer recruitment, development, outcomes, collaborations, and technology.
The program is intended to help human service organizations improve their operations, become more collaborative, and secure their future for the betterment of Western North Carolina's disadvantaged citizens.
Grantees may be required to attend one or two convening sessions each year of their grant and participate in evaluation that may extend beyond their three-year grant.
GrantWatch ID#: 150978
This program may award five to seven grants.
This program will award grants of $150,000 over three years.
The grant period runs for three years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit a lettter of intent: https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=fiaADTHDZeY2-VzJtGbCWw2
Virginia Dollar, Senior Program Officer
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
4 Vanderbilt Park Drive
Asheville, NC 28803
USA: North Carolina: Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties