Foundation / Corporation
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC)
Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government entities to improve the quality of life and provide economic benefit in eligible regions. Applicants are required to submit an online LOI prior to a full grant application. Areas of interest include projects that address innovative economic approaches, quality jobs and workforce, social infrastructure, and youth success in school. Projects must target economic benefit for Buncombe County residents.
The Asheville Merchants Fund (AMF) seeks to improve the quality of life in Buncombe County by supporting innovative projects that strengthen the community through economic effects in one or more of its focus areas. Priority will be given to projects comprehensively addressing one or more of the following areas:
Innovative Economic Approaches
Quality Jobs & Workforce
Youth Success in School
AMF supports organizations that have the capacity and vision to develop multi-faceted programs to help Buncombe County and its citizens thrive in the emerging economic environment. Factors considered in evaluating applications include:
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GrantWatch ID#: 149302
Approximately five to eight grants are awarded during each two-year funding cycle.
The Fund provides grants of up to $50,000 over two years.
Funding will be available for program expenses incurred during the grant period, which will begin July 1, 2021, and end no later than June 30, 2023.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
LOI and application: https://cfwnc.org/grantseekers/about-grants/online-grant-application-process
Tara Scholtz: email@example.com or at 828-367-9913.
Diane Crisp: firstname.lastname@example.org or at 828-367-9904.
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
4 Vanderbilt Park Drive, Suite 300
Asheville, NC 28803
Phone: (828) 254-4960
USA: North Carolina: Buncombe County
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