The Fund for Mitchell County

The Fund for Mitchell County supports local needs today, tomorrow and into the future.

Pisgah Legal Services was awarded $5,000 to support free civil legal assistance and advocacy to low-income residents. Photo by Michael Oppenheim.

Creating a Lasting Resource

The Fund for Mitchell County serves donors and nonprofits. This endowment fund was established in 1999 by caring individuals who recognized the importance of a permanent charitable capital resource to support the ever-changing needs and opportunities in Mitchell County.

Contributions made to the Fund for Mitchell County are pooled and invested by The Community Foundation. Proceeds from the investments are used to make grants while the original gifts remain intact, continuing to grow for the benefit of future generations.

How to Apply

Nonprofit organizations and public institutions may apply to the The Fund For Mitchell County for support. Review the guidelines and application information for The Fund For Mitchell County Grants for more details. The deadline to apply is February 1.

How to Contribute

You can make a difference in Mitchell County by making a tax-deductible gift of cash, securities, life insurance or real estate. By pooling your gift with those of your neighbors, you can provide significant support for local needs.

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