Natural Resources Recent Grants

Photo courtesy of The Village Green

  • Foothills Conservancy
    Rutherford
    Grant Amount: $47,000
    Fiscal Year 2024
    to cover a portion of the acquisition costs for the permanent protection of 1,711 acres in the Pinnacle Mountains section of the South Mountains located in Rutherford County.
  • The Village Green
    Jackson, Macon, and Transylvania
    Grant Amount: $11,300
    Fiscal Year 2024
    to fund unforeseen expenses associated with a quasi-judicial hearing process in which The Village Green is advocating to preserve and protect its properties from potentially significant environmental degradation related to mountainside developments in Cashiers.
  • Wildlands Network (as fiscal sponsor for the Safe Passage Fund Coalition)
    Haywood
    Grant Amount: $30,000
    Fiscal Year 2024
    to further advance wildlife habitat connectivity in Western North Carolina.