Grants awarded

2019 grants awarded

Through its community grants program, the Ashe County Community Foundation awarded more than $5,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations:

  • $500 to Ashe Assisted Living & Memory Care for Rest & Renewal Retreats
  • $500 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina for Star Pupils Ashe County
  • $500 to Wilkes Community College- Ashe Family Literacy for Ashe Family Literacy Childcare
  • $500 to Ashe County Partnership for Children for Planting the Seeds to Read
  • $500 to Ashe County Arts Council for African-American Heroes
  • $500 Communities in Schools of Northwest North Carolina for books for teachers at ACMS
  • $500 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC for weekend backpacks for seniors
  • $890 to Appalachian State University for Appalachian Senior Programs
  • $500 to Appalachian State University for support for Ashe County families
  • $500 to Ashe County Public Library for Ashe County Veteran History Project

2018 grants awarded

The Ashe County Community Foundation awarded more than $4,900 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations, including:
$1,000 to Appalachian State University
$750 to the Ashe County Arts Council
$1,000 to the Ashe County Partnership
$500 to Communities In Schools of Northwest North Carolina
$500 to the Hospital Hospitality House of Winston Salem (SECU Family House)
$620 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina
$540 to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC

2017 grants awarded

The Ashe County Community Foundation awarded more than $4,400 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:
$830 to Appalachian State University
$500 to the Ashe County Arts Council
$1,000 to the Ashe County Public Library
$750 to New River Conservancy, formerly National Committee
$500 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina
$830 to Wilkes Community College - Ashe Family Literacy

2016 grants awarded

The Ashe County Community Foundation awarded more than $3,800 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:
Appalachian State University - Sponsored Programs
Ashe County Arts Council
Ashe Services for Aging - Generations
Hospitality House
Riverview Community Center
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC 

2015 grants awarded

  • Appalachian State University - Sponsored Programs
  • Imagination Ashe
  • New River Conservancy, formerly National Committee
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina

2014 grants awarded

  • Ashe County Arts Council
  • Ashe County Public Library
  • Imagination Ashe

2013 grants awarded

  • Ashe County Arts Council
  • National Committee for the New River
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina

2012 grants awarded

  • Listing to come

2011 grants awarded

  • Appalachian State University - Sponsored Programs
  • Ashe County High School
  • Imagination Ashe
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina

2010 grants awarded

  • Ashe County Habitat for Humanity
  • Ashe County High School
  • Ashe County Schools
  • Family Central Enterprise Corporation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina

2009 grants awarded

  • Ashe County Arts Council
  • Ashe County Board of Education
  • Mountain View Elementary School
  • National Committee for the New River
  • Westwood Elementary School