Foundation / Corporation
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC)
Grants of up to $20,000 to Western North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that benefit economically-disadvantaged communities. An LOI is required prior to submitting a full application. Applications are invited for outstanding programs that will significantly impact individuals in the mountain communities in the following counties: Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey.
People in Need grants are intended to:
- Address a timely community need or opportunity not being addressed by other agencies;
- Replicate or expand a proven program or project;
- Increase cooperation and coordination among program providers;
- Build the internal capacity of an organization to be more self-sufficient or efficient;
- Purchase equipment that provides an immediate and substantial benefit.
GrantWatch ID#: 169078
Grants of up to $20,000.
Projects must begin after December 1, and should be completed within one year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register to submit a Letter of Intent online:
If you would like to discuss your proposal or have questions regarding eligibility, you are welcome to contact:
Virginia Dollar, Senior Program Officer
For technical assistance with the online grant system, contact:
Diane Crisp, Grants Manager
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
4 Vanderbilt Park Drive, Suite 300
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