Foundation / Corporation
Central Electric Member Care Trust
Grants of up to $3,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit residents in eligible counties. Funding is intended for proposals that focus on urgent community needs such as health care, education, shelter, food, clothing, and other community service needs. Projects must benefit residents in Moore, Harnett, Chatham, and Lee Counties.
A. Emergency and Safety Organizations:
Eligible funding—designated items (specific repairs, equipment, etc.) or general funding for things such as food bank, literature and supplies, operating expenses, etc.
B. Health Wellness/Health Treatment:
Programs or projects and/or organizations that are important components of a community’s overall quality of life, with emphasis on public safety, awareness, health care, wellness, and self-sufficiency.
C. Education and Youth:
Grants must directly affect the classroom and promote learning. School programs and initiatives that emphasize leadership, promote educational growth, combat social problems, promote wellness, and encourage good behavior. Grants will not be limited to 1 grant per school as long as funds permit.
D. Economic and Community Development:
Programs, projects and/or organizations that foster jobs or enhanced employment opportunities for members and/or provide tangible benefits to a community at large.
E. Environmental enhancement/quality of Life:
Programs, projects and/or organizations that promote environmental stewardship, leadership, education for the improved quality of life for the community.
F. Central Electric Members Care Trust shall seek assistance through Social Services Department of Chatham, Harnett, Lee, and Moore Counties to distribute $5,000/year for Central EMC member’s fuel assistance. These agencies are staffed, trained and able to determine which households have real needs, especially during crisis situations. Members are limited to $150 for crisis fuel assistance per 12 month period.
GrantWatch ID#: 177134
Maximum funding for an organization is $3,000 per calendar year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Alternatively, mail applications to:
Central Electric Member Care TRUST, Inc.
P O Box 1094
Sanford, NC 27331-1094
Should you need help with filling out the application or have questions, please don’t hesitate to call the TRUST Administrator at your Central EMC office at 919-708-1641 or 919-777-8896.
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