The Advisory Board of the Edgecombe Charitable Foundation is proud to announce the 2012 Grant Recipients from the Mary Ferebee Howard Endowment and the Edgecombe Charitable Fund:
National Society to Prevent Blindness
Down East Partnership for Children
My Sister's House, Inc.
The Salvation Army of Rocky Mount
Calvary Episcopal Churchyard
ECU/NCSU Collaborative at the Gateway Technology Center
Conetoe Family Life Center, Inc.
Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church- Memorial Garden and Old Town Cemetary
Lupus Foundation of America Inc. Piedmont Chapter
Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Park & Eco-Center
Tarboro Community Outreach Inc.
United Community Ministries
Nearly $38,000.00 has been distributed to these organizations and will support a variety of charitable causes in Edgecombe County including education, human services, historic preservation and the environment.