The Onslow Caring Communities Foundation will open its 2015 grant cycle on Friday, March 20, and will accept online applications from local nonprofits until noon on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
The Foundation only accepts online grant applications only. A grantseekers workshop will be held Thursday, March 19 at 2 p.m. in Meeting Rooms A and B of the Jacksonville City Hall, 815 New Bridge St. for interested applicants.The workshop is free, but seating is limited, so attendees should arrive promptly.
The Onslow Caring Communities Foundation is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation, and it provides endowment services to a number of funds. Local board members are Steve Wangerin (president), Budda Howard, Dr. Todd Fischer, Glenn Hargett, Rod Martin, Dr. Kenneth Morgan, Sr., Debbi Ray Rouse, Julee Efird Sewell, Dr. Bobby Sheegog, John Stevenson, Neil Thompson, Boyd Tisdale and Dr. Greg Williams. For more information about the Onslow Caring Communities Foundation, please contact a local board member or contact the Regional Associate Angie Brewer or call (910) 509-7256.