2019 grants awarded

The Johnston County Community Foundation recently awarded more than $41,000 in local grant awards to the following local nonprofit organizations from its communty grantmaking fund:

  • $2,500 to the Johnston County Heritage Center for Collections Care
  • $2,500 to With Love from Jesus Ministries for the food pantry
  • $2,500 to Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation- Carolina Youth Theatre for their production of “The Wizard of Oz”
  • $2,500 to Me Fine Foundation, Inc. for financial assistance and emotional support for children and families navigating a medical crisis
  • $1,500 to Johnston County Animal Protection League, Inc. for the spay and neuter program renewal
  • $1,000 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina for Star Pupils Johnston County
  • $2,500 to the Johnston County Arts Council for Artists-in-the-Schools
  • $2,000 to Johnston County Public Schools for Central Park South
  • $2,500 to Benson Area Ministerial Association for BAMA Feeding and Community Assistance Program
  • $2,500 to Kenly Area Ministries for general operations
  • $2,000 to the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle for food support for at-risk Johnston County youth & families
  • $2,500 to My Kid’s Club of Johnston County for STEM IT UP!
  • $1,000 to Reach Out and Read for general operations
  • $2,500 to Episcopal Farmworker Ministry for their Water in the Fields program
  • $2,500 to Harbor, Inc. for a safe space
  • $2,500 to Johnston-Lee-Harnett Community Action, Inc. for their Stars Soaring to Success program
  • $1,500 to Partnership for Children of Johnston County for their program Safe Kids: Automobile Safety Education
  • $2,500 to the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill for the Johnston County Cares Fund
  • $2,500 to Johnston County Youth Services, Inc. for general operations

2018 grants awarded

The Johnston County Community Foundation awarded more than $40,000 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $2,000 to the Autism Society of North Carolina
  • $2,500 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne/Johnston Counties
  • $4,330 to Community & Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • $2,500 to Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • $4,000 to Harbor, Inc.
  • $2,500 to Johnston County Animal Protection League, Inc.
  • $3,000 to Johnston County Arts Council, Inc.
  • $3,060 to Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • $3,000 to Johnston County Youth Services, Inc.
  • $3,000 to the Me Fine Foundation, Inc.
  • $1,000 to the Muscular Dystrophy Association
  • $2,500 to Partnership for Children of Johnston County for the Partnership
  • $1,500 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • $1,000 to Reach Out and Read
  • $2,500 to the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill
  • $2,500 to With Love From Jesus Ministries

2017 grants awarded

The Johnston County Community Foundation awarded more than $42,000 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • $2,000 to Autism Society of North Carolina
  • $2,500 to Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne County
  • $1,700 to Children's Home Society of North Carolina, Inc.
  • $1,500 to Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation - Clayton Youth Theater
  • $3,557 to Community & Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • $2,500 to Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • $4,000 to Harbor, Inc.
  • $2,500 to Johnston County Animal Protection League, Inc.
  • $3,500 to Johnston County Arts Council, Inc.
  • $3,500 to Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • $3,000 to Johnston County YMCA
  • $2,500 to Johnston County Youth Services, Inc.
  • $2,293 to Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • $1,500 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • $1,000 to Reach Out and Read
  • $2,500 to Serve the Need in Johnston County, Inc.
  • $2,000 to With Love From Jesus Ministries

2016 grants awarded

The Johnston County Community Foundation awarded more than $40,700 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Autism Society of North Carolina
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne County
  • Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation - Clayton Youth Theater
  • Community & Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Johnston County Animal Protection League, Inc.
  • Johnston County Arts Council, Inc.
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County YMCA
  • Johnston County Youth Services, Inc.
  • Me Fine Foundation, Inc.
  • Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • Pretty In Pink Foundation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Reach Out and Read
  • With Love From Jesus Ministries

The Johnston County Community Foundation awarded more than $3,700 through its NCCF Disaster Relief Fund allocation to the following nonprofit organizations:

  • Benson Area Ministerial Association
  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County 

2015 grants awarded

The Johnston County Community Foundation awarded more than $38,000 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County
  • Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation
  • Community & Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • First Baptist Church of Smithfield - Soup Kitchen
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Harbo House, Inc.
  • Johnston County Animal Protection League
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County YMCA - Clayton
  • Johnston County Youth Services
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern NC
  • Me Fine Foundation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield
  • Reach Out and Read
  • Tobacco Farm Life Museum
  • With Love From Jesus Ministries

2014 grants awarded

  • Autism Society of North Carolina
  • Ava Gardner Museum, Inc.
  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County
  • Harbor House, Inc.
  • Johnston County Animal Protection League
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County YMCA - Clayton
  • Johnston County Youth Services
  • Johnston Health Foundation
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern NC
  • Me Fine Foundation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield
  • Reach Out and Read
  • Serve the Need in Johnston County, Inc.
  • Special Olympics of NC - Johnston County

2013 grants awarded

  • CareNet Counseling of NC
  • Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation, Inc.
  • Community & Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • Harbor House, Inc.
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County YMCA - Clayton
  • Johnston County Youth Services
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern NC
  • Me Fine Foundation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Reach Out and Read Carolinas
  • Serve the Need in Johnston County, Inc.
  • Special Olympics of NC - Johnston County

2012 grants awarded

  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County
  • Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation, Inc.
  • Community and Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • Family Life Center
  • House of Hope of NC, Inc.
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Education Foundation
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.

2011 grants awarded

  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County
  • Community and Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.
  • Family Life Center
  • Harbor House, Inc.
  • House of Hope of NC, Inc.
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Education Foundation
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County Youth Services
  • Neuse River Foundation
  • Not Just Another Community Center, Inc.
  • Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • Special Olympics North Carolina

2010 grants awarded

  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County
  • Day By Day Treatment Center of Johnston County, Inc.
  • Family Life Center
  • First in Families of North Carolina
  • Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail
  • Harbor House, Inc.
  • House of Hope of NC, Inc.
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Council on Aging, Inc.
  • Johnston County Education Foundation
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County Youth Services
  • Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • Salvation Army of Smithfield
  • Special Olympics of NC - Johnston County Program

2009 grants awarded

  • Ava Gardner Museum
  • Benson Area Ministerial Association
  • Boys & Girls Club of Wayne County
  • Clayton Youth Theater
  • Family Life Center
  • Feed His Sheep Ministries
  • First In Families of NC
  • Harbor House, Inc.
  • House of Hope of NC, Inc.
  • Johnston County Arts Council
  • Johnston County Council on Aging, Inc.
  • Johnston County Education Foundation
  • Johnston County Industries, Inc.
  • Johnston County Partnership for Children
  • Johnston County Youth Services
  • Me Fine Foundation
  • Neuse River Foundation
  • Public Library of Johnston County
  • Special Olympics of NC - Johnston County Program
  • Tobacco Farm Life Museum
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Recipients were:<\/p>\r\n<ul>\r\n<li>$2,000 to Autism Society of North Carolina<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,500 to Boys &amp; Girls Clubs of Wayne County<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,700 to Children's Home Society of North Carolina, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,500 to Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation - Clayton Youth Theater<\/li>\r\n<li>$3,557 to Community &amp; Senior Services of Johnston County, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,500 to Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines<\/li>\r\n<li>$4,000 to Harbor, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,500 to Johnston County Animal Protection League, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$3,500 to Johnston County Arts Council, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$3,500 to Johnston County Industries, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$3,000 to Johnston County YMCA<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,500 to Johnston County Youth Services, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,293 to Partnership for Children of Johnston County<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,500 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to Reach Out and Read<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,500 to Serve the Need in Johnston County, Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$2,000 to With Love From Jesus Ministries<\/li>\r\n<\/ul>\r\n<h2>2016 grants&nbsp;awarded<\/h2>\r\n<p>The Johnston County Community Foundation awarded more than $40,700 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations. 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