Watauga County Community Foundation

The Watauga County Community Foundation is a growing family of philanthropic funds, source of grants for local causes and partner for donors. WCCF was founded in 1993 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 Watauga County.

Officers

Brad Moretz

President

Ryan Postlethwait

Vice President

John Ritter

Secretary

Board members:

Mindy Coatney

Scott Elliott

Joe Furman

Dave Harman

Jake Hutchison

Stephen Poulos

Lane Robinson

Dave Harman, a member of the Watauga County Community Foundation board, details how WCCF has supported the Watauga community.

Grants Awarded

Watauga County Community Foundation News

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The Children’s Playhouse provides support for High Country parents and caregivers

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The Watauga County Community Foundation recently visited the Children’s Playhouse. The nonprofit, located in Boone, provides educational fun for…

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Watauga County Community Foundation advisory board members recently visited Boone-based nonprofit Hunger and Health Coalition to learn more about their work to support individuals…

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Community connections, support for employees set Mast General Store apart

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Watauga County Community Foundation awards $30,000 in grants

June 20, 2023

The Watauga County Community Foundation has awarded $30,000 in grants to organizations supporting the local community.  The…