Grants awarded

2017 grants awarded

The Wilkes Community Foundation has awarded more than $5,910 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $500 to Project Lazarus
  • $500 to Appalachian State University
  • $500 to Communities In Schools of Wilkes
  • $500 to Wilkes Circles of Care
  • $500 to Operation FINALLY HOME
  • $910 to Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter, Inc.
  • $500 to Unified City Church
  • $500 to Crisis Assistance of St. Paul's Episcopal Church
  • $1,000 to Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • $500 to Mediation & Restorative Justice Center for MRJC: Building Community Capacity

2016 grants awarded

The Wilkes Community Foundation has awarded more than $5,500 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Adult Enrichment Services of Wilkes, Inc.
  • Blue Ridge Opportunity Commission, Inc./Meals on Wheels Wilkes County
  • Sheltered Aid to Families in Emergencies (SAFE), Inc.
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes Art Gallery Inc.
  • Wilkes Circles of Care
  • Yadkin River Greenway

2015 grants awarded

The Wilkes Community Foundation has awarded more than $5,100 through its community grants program to the following local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Moravian Falls Elementary School
  • Samaritan Kitchen of Wilkes, Inc.
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes Prison Ministry

2013 grants awarded

2014 grants awarded

  • Appalachian State University - Sponsored Programs
  • Communities In Schools of Wilkes County
  • Florida State University
  • Samaritan Kitchen of Wilkes
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina
  • Western Carolina University
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes County Schools
  • Adult Enrichment Services of Wilkes
  • C.C. Wright Elementary School
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes County Heritage Museum
  • Wilkes County Library
  • Wilkes County Schools
  • Wilkes Prison Ministry, Inc.
  • Yadkin River Greenway Council

2012 grants awarded

  • Barium Springs Home For Children
  • Carolina Cross Connection
  • Respite Care of Wilkes County
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes County Schools

2011 grants awarded

  • Adult Enrichment Services of Wilkes
  • Carolina Cross Connection
  • Communities In Schools of Wilkes County
  • Respite Care of Wilkes County
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes County Library
  • Wilkes County Schools

2010 grants awarded

  • Adult Enrichment Services of Wilkes
  • Carolina Cross Connection
  • Communities In Schools of Wilkes County
  • Samaritan Kitchen of Wilkes
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes County Heritage Museum
  • Wilkes County Library
  • Wilkes County Schools

2009 grants awarded

  • Blue Ridge Opportunity Commission
  • Girl Scouts - Tarheel Triad Council
  • Samaritan Christian Ministry of Wilkesboro
  • Sheltered Aid to Families in Emergencies (SAFE), Inc.
  • Volunteers for Wilkes Literacy
  • Wilkes Adult Developmental Activity Program, Inc.
  • Wilkes County Schools
  • Wilkes Pregnancy Care Center
  • Yadkin River Greenway Council