2020 grants awarded

The board of advisors of the Edgecombe Charitable Foundation recently announced $40,310 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund and the Mary Ferebee Howard Endowment Fund.

  • $1,250 to the Association for Learning Disabled and Handicapped for tutoring in Edgecombe County for exceptional students
  • $2,000 to the Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc. for the New Freedom Children's Distance Reading & Enrichment Project
  • $5,000 to the Hill Family Farm Education Center for general operating support
  • $2,440 to the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle for general operating support
  • $1,870 to Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina for granting wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions in Edgecombe County
  • $2,000 to Meals On Wheels of Tarboro NC for general operating support
  • $10,000 to Michael's Angels Girls Club for the Lego STEM & Robotics Program
  • $2,000 to My Sister's House for domestic violence support
  • $1,000 to the Ronald McDonald House of Eastern NC for general operating expenses for funding families from Edgecombe County
  • $1,250 to the Special Olympics North Carolina for the Edgecombe County program
  • $5,000 to Tarboro Community Outreach for food redistribution
  • $5,000 to Teach For America - Eastern North Carolina for supporting educational leaders and the students of Edgecombe County
  • $1,500 to the Truth Foundational Ministries CDC Inc (TFM) for the food pantry

2019 grants awarded

The Edgecombe Charitable Foundation awarded more than $42,000 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Community Medicine Foundation Inc.-VOICE
  • Conetoe Family Life Center
  • Meals On Wheels of Tarboro NC
  • My Sister's House
  • NC Center for Science Technology and Leadership Development
  • North Edgecombe High School Athletic Department
  • Peacemakers Family Center (Church on the Rise)
  • Tarboro Community Outreach
  • Teach For America - Eastern North Carolina
  • Town of Tarboro
  • Truth Foundational Ministries CDC Inc (TFM)
  • United Community Ministries 

2018 grants awarded

The Edgecombe Charitable Foundation awarded grants to local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $1,300 to the Association
  • $2,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Nash/Edgecombe Counties
  • $1,000 to the Buck Leonard Assoc.
  • $2,000 to the Community Medicine Foundation Inc.-VOICE
  • $2,000 to the Down East Partnership for Children
  • $1,500 to the Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
  • $2,500 to the Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • $2,000 to Michaels Angels Girls Club
  • $3,500 to the North Edgecombe High School Athletic Department
  • $5,000 to the Peacemakers Family Center (Church on the Rise)
  • $1,000 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • $2,000 to the STEP Strategic Twin-Counties Education Partnership
  • $4,450 to Tarboro Community Outreach
  • $2,000 to Teach For America - Eastern North Carolina
  • $2,690 to the Town of Tarboro
  • $2,000 to the Truth Foundational Ministries CDC Inc (TFM)
  • $5,000 to United Community Ministries

2017 grants awarded

The Edgecombe Charitable Foundation has awarded more than $49,800 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Association for Learning Disabled and Handicapped
  • Buck Leonard Assoc. for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Community Medicine Foundation Inc. - VOICE
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • Edgecombe Cancer Support Foundation
  • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
  • Michaels Angels Girls Club
  • My Sister's House
  • North Edgecombe High School Athletic Department
  • Origin of the Dream / Southern Documentary Fund
  • Peacemakers of Rocky Mount, Inc.
  • Pinetops United Methodist Church
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Tarboro in Bloom, Inc.
  • Tarboro Community Outreach
  • TROSA (Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers, Inc.)
  • Truth Foundational Ministries CDC Inc. (TFM)
  • United Community Ministries

2016 grants awarded

The Edgecombe Charitable Foundation has awarded more than $42,100 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • AMEXCAN
  • Association for Learning Disabled and Handicapped
  • Buck Leonard Assoc. for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Community Medicine Foundation Inc. - VOICE
  • Conetoe Family Life Center
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
  • My Sister's House
  • Peacemakers of Rocky Mount, Inc.
  • Pinetops United Methodist Church
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Tarboro Community Outreach
  • Town of Princeville
  • Tri-County Industries
  • TROSA (Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers, Inc.)
  • United Community Ministries 

2015 grants awarded

The Edgecombe Charitable Foundation has awarded more than $41,000 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • AMEXCAN
  • Coneto Family Life Center
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
  • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern NC
  • My Sister's House
  • Peacemakers of Rocky Mount, Inc.
  • Pretty in Pink Foundation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Tarboro in Bloom, Inc.
  • United Community Ministries

2014 grants awarded

  • AMEXCAN
  • Be Global, Inc.
  • Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Church On The Rise Peacemakers Family Center
  • Community Medicine Foundation
  • Crossworks, Inc.
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
  • Edgecombe County Veterans Military Museum
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern NC
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Tarboro Community Outreach
  • United Community Ministries

2013 grants awarded

  • American Red Cross - Frederick E. Turnage Chapter (Rocky Mount)
  • Boys & Girls Club of Nash/Edgecombe Counties, Inc.
  • Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Church On The Rise Peacemakers Family Center
  • Community Medicine Foundation
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • ECU/NCSU Collaborative at Gateway Technology Center
  • Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
  • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
  • Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern NC
  • North East Preparatory School
  • Pinetops United Methodist Church
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina

2012 grants awarded

  • United Community Ministries

2011 grants awarded

  • Boy Scouts of America - Tar River District
  • Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Conetoe Family Life Center, Inc.
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
  • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
  • Edgecombe Veterans Military Museum
  • Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church

2010 grants awarded

  • Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc.
  • Calvary Episcopal Church
  • Children's Home Society of North Carolina
  • Conetoe Family Life Center, Inc.
  • Edgecombe County
  • Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc.
  • Edgecombe County Public Schools
  • Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina
  • My Sister's House
  • St. Luke Total Community Outreach Ministries, Inc.
  • Tarboro Community Outreach

2009 grants awarded

  • The Black Heritage Museum & Cultural Center, Inc.
  • Calvary Episcopal Church
  • Conetoe Family Life Center, Inc.
  • Dunbar Community Development
  • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
  • Edgecombe County Public Schools
  • Edgecombe Veterans Military Museum
  • Historic Preservation of North Carolina
  • My Sister’s House
  • NCCF Youth in Philanthropy Endowment
  • Quigless Natural Health Center of Tarboro, Inc.
  • Rocky Mount Family YMCA
  • The Salvation Army Serving Nash and Edgecombe Counties
  • St. Luke Total Community Outreach Ministries, Inc.
  • Town of Tarboro
  • White’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church
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