Jackson County Community Foundation

The Jackson County Community Foundation is a growing family of philanthropic funds, source of grants for local causes and partner for donors. JCCF was founded in 1992 and is led by a local volunteer advisory board that helps build community assets through the creation of permanent endowments, makes grants and leverages leadership – all for the benefit of Jackson County.

Officers

Paxton Myers

President

Eddie Wells

Vice President

Linda Outlaw

Secretary

Board Members

Scott Baker

Jaret Bessette

Patrick Dowling

Hank Hodge

Rob Howard

Karen Jevsevar

Jose Lopez

Patrick McGuire

Lane Perry

Mike Wade

Grants Awarded

Jackson County Community Foundation News

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Jackson County Community Foundation announces more than $51,000 in grants

September 26, 2023

The Jackson County Community Foundation, in partnership with the Balsam Mountain Preserve Fund for Jackson County, has…

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Nonprofit spotlight: Full Spectrum Farms

December 8, 2022

The Jackson County Community Foundation recently highlighted grant recipient Full Spectrum Farms.This nonprofit organization in Cullowhee provides programs to help those with Autism Spectrum…

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Jackson County Community Foundation announces more than $26,000 in grants

November 17, 2022

The Jackson County Community Foundation, in partnership with the Balsam Mountain Preserve Fund for Jackson County, has awarded $26,300 in grants to programs supporting…

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Community grants available from the Jackson County Community Foundation (July 2022)

July 6, 2022

The board of advisors of the Jackson County Community Foundation will be accepting grant applications from nonprofits serving needs in the local community. Funds…