The board of advisors of the Chowan Community Funds Foundation is currently accepting grant requests for community projects funded from The Ann Sams Endowment Fund, according to Robin Sams, board president.
Funds are available for nonprofit organizations that serve general charitable needs in Chowan County.
Beginning on Friday, March 6th applications will be available online only. The deadline for submitting applications is noon on April 14. Total grantmaking will not exceed $13,000.
The Chowan County Community Funds Foundation was established in 2001 and is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation (NCCF). The Chowan County Community Funds Foundation provides grants to local nonprofits and supports professional advisors who have clients interested in establishing endowments or designated funds for specific charitable purposes in Edenton and Chowan County.
For more information about the Chowan County Community Funds Foundation and its services, please call the NCCF Regional Associate Natalie Jenkins Peel at 252-216-8908 or one of the board of directors; Robin Sams, Mary Ann Climer, Paul Hicks, Francis Inglis, Katharine Farless, Brigid Bohl, Diana Hutchings, Claire Tyler and Lynn Chesson.