The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina is seeking applications for Highlands Community Fund to exhibit the greatest community benefit.
Donor Name: The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
State: North Carolina
Type of Grant: Grant
Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): 08/12/2022
Grant Size: $2,500-$10,000
Grant Duration: 1 year
Highlands Community Fund mission is to improve the quality of life in Highlands by promoting charitable giving and supporting projects that benefit the community and its residents.
Requests that exhibit the greatest community benefit will be given the highest consideration.
- If an organization other than the applicant will benefit from the grant, then the applicant should include a letter of endorsement from that organization.
- Grant funds should be expended within one year of the award.
The Fund generally provides grants between $2,500-$10,000 for charitable purposes.
What They Do Not Fund
Grants generally do not support: scholarships, annual giving campaigns, endowment funds, debt repayment, sectarian religious purposes, partisan political purposes, festivals or one-time events such as exhibits, performances or fundraisers, private primary and secondary schools (except for projects or programs that are not directed toward the school’s students or staff and that directly address community needs) and private clubs, or activities taking place or expenses incurred before grant decisions are made.
- Grants are made to qualified 501(c)(3), governmental, educational, and religious organizations serving Highlands.
- An eligible organization may only submit one application per year.
For more information, visit Highlands Community Fund.