The Emergency and Disaster Response Fund addressing COVID-19 pandemic relief efforts in 18 WNC counties and the Qualla Boundary has awarded more than $1.3 million in grants.

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The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina inspires philanthropy and mobilizes resources to enrich lives and communities in Western North Carolina.

  • 1,100+ Philanthropic Funds
  • $331M Total Assets June 2020
  • $22M+ Grants to Nonprofits in Fiscal Year 2020
  • $276M+ Total Grants Since Inception in 1978

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Scholarships Totaling $510,250 Awarded

July 22, 2020

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Proactive EDRF Grants totaling $172,000 Awarded

June 17, 2020

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