The Wayne County Community Foundation was established to serve the needs of local nonprofit organizations, donors and charitable causes. The Wayne County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation. 

Boy Scouts of America, Tuscarora Council Endowment 
This fund supports the Boy Scouts of America Tuscarora Council.
 
James E. and Mary Z. Bryan Foundation Endowment for Mount Olive College 
This fund supports Mount Olive College's scholarship programs.
 
James E. and Mary Z. Bryan Foundation Endowment for Wayne Community College 
This supports the following programs at Wayne Community College: the Teaching Program, the Nursing Program and the WCC Tech Prep Program. 
 
James E. and Mary Z. Bryan Foundation Endowment for Wayne Community College Dental Program
This fund supports the dental program at Wayne Community College.
 
James E. and Mary Z. Bryan Foundation Endowment for Wayne Country Day School 
This fund supports Wayne Country Day School.
 
Education Foundation of Wayne County Public Schools Endowment 
This fund supports educational initiatives for Wayne County Public Schools.

Joyce Price Johnson's Samaritan Fund
This fund provides scholarships for young people exiting foster care or living in poverty in North Carolina who wish to continue their education an any accredited institution. Primary consideration will be given to young people from Wayne County, or secondarily, from counties which are contiguous to
Wayne County.
 
The Bob Kemper Fund
This fund supports eight charitable nonprofit organizations in Wayne County.

The Bob "Rowbear" Kemper Fund
This fund supports the Florida Society of Goldsmiths, Inc., for uses associated with the Florida Society of Goldsmiths participation at Wildacres Retreat Center in North Carolina.

Moses E. & Geraldine B. King Family Endowment 
This fund supports general charitable purposes.
 
Moses E. & Geraldine B. King Gift Fund 
This fund supports general charitable purposes.
 
Mary C. Norwood Endowment 
This fund supports the training and education of Red Cross volunteers in Wayne County. 
 
Old Waynesborough Commission Endowment 
This fund supports the Old Waynesborough Commission.
 
W. Burkette Raper Endowment Sponsored by Southern Bank and Trust Company 
This fund supports Mount Olive College.

The Lynwood Allen Robinson Memorial Scholarship
This fund provides scholarships to graduating high school senior who are members of a church within the Northwest B District Union #5 of the United American Freewill Baptist Church who are pursuing higher education at a qualified institution of higher learning. Preference may be given to members of Smith Chapel Freewill Baptist Church.
 
Shepherd-Wooten Fund 
This fund supports general charitable purposes.
 
Hugh, Eleanor, Anne Turlington Endowment for the Fremont STARS School 
This fund supports programs at the Fremont STARS School.
 
WAGES Endowment 
This fund supports the Wayne Action Group for Economic Solvency (WAGES).

Wayne County Historical Association Endowment 
This fund supports the work of the Wayne County Historical Association. 
 
Wayne County Unrestricted Endowment 
This fund enables the Wayne County Community Foundation  to respond to changing community needs and to enhance the quality of community life within the county through annual grants to local nonprofit organizations. 
 
Wayne Foundation Endowment 
This fund supports general charitable projects in Wayne County and surrounding areas. 
 

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