The purpose of the Community Foundation of Western North Carolina’s Emergency and Disaster Response Fund (EDRF) is to respond to immediate or urgent needs that unexpectedly arise in region.
Donor Name: The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
State: North Carolina
County: Haywood County (NC), Transylvania County (NC), Buncombe County (NC)
Type of Grant: Grant
Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): Ongoing
Grant Size: $10,000
EDRF is funding human services organizations providing emergency relief to victims of flooding from Tropical Depression Fred and to human services organizations whose ability to provide their services has been directly affected by flooding.
Grants up to $10,000 will be awarded on a rolling basis.
What They Do Not Fund
EDRF grants generally do not support: debt retirement; sectarian religious purposes; partisan political purposes; individuals; or activities taking place or expenses incurred before grant decisions are made.
To be eligible to apply:
- Eligible organizations must be community-based or regional nonprofits designated by the IRS as tax-exempt under 501(c)(3), faith-based organizations, or public agencies serving those affected by flooding related to Tropical Depression Fred in Western North Carolina.
- Eligible organizations must have a demonstrated record of providing community services and the ability to respond to a significant increase in demand or the flooding must have directly affected the organization’s ability to provide its services.
For more information, visit Emergency and Disaster Response Fund.