Emergency and Disaster Response Fund to address COVID-19 pandemic relief efforts in Western North Carolina now accepting applications and contributions.

Explore Our Foundation

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
  • $348M Total Assets December 2019
  • $20M+ Grants to Nonprofits in Fiscal Year 2019
  • $254M+ Total Grants Since Inception in 1978

We are all interconnected and interdependent.

"My father was an infectious disease doctor. I learned about the potential devastating effect a pandemic could have on vulnerable people. When CFWNC activated a relief fund, I felt called to contribute to these efforts to aid the community I love."

- Matthew Lee, Fundholder

Support Relief

Latest from Our Foundation

See More

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

See More