Grants awarded

2019 grants awarded

The board of advisors of the Duplin County Community Foundation recently awarded $56,250 in recovery grants from the North Carolina Community Foundation Disaster Relief Fund to support the long-term recovery of the local community from Hurricane Florence:

  • $45,220 to the Disaster Recovery Group of Duplin County for the Disaster Recovery Group of Duplin County's expenses directly related to repairs and other costs supporting long term recovery for Hurricane Florence victims in Duplin County
  • $3,030 to the Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina-Duplin to support funding for youth in Duplin County whose families need clothing, school supplies and household items lost due to Hurricane Florence
  • $2,000 to Helping His Hands Disaster Response to support rebuilding homes in and around Wallace, in Duplin County, damaged by Hurricane Florence
  • $2,000 to Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries to provide unmet needs assistance to those impacted by Hurricane Florence in Duplin County
  • $2,000 to the Eastern Baptist Association for NC Baptist on Mission work rebuilding and/or furnishing appliances and furniture for Hurricane Florence victims in Duplin County
  • $2,000 to East Duplin Christian Outreach for unmet needs assisting those impacted by Hurricane Florence in Duplin County

Through its community grants program, the Duplin County Community Foundation awarded $6,545 to local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $1,000 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina for Duplin County Star Pupils
  • $1,000 to Pet Friends of Duplin County for Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program
  • $750 to Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines for Duplin County Community Outreach Program
  • $1,000 to Duplin County Sheriff’s Office DARE Program for general operational support
  • $800 to Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries for DCOM/Feed Our Hungry Children/Summer Backpacks
  • $795 to Rones Chapel Area Community Center (RCACC) for Child Safety Background Investigation (BI) Cost Support
  • $750 to Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina – Duplin for MCEC Duplin Youth Enrichment: Peace Garden
  • $450 to North Carolina Symphony Society for Music Discovery for Duplin County Preschoolers

2018 grants awarded

The Duplin County Community Foundation awarded $7,160 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $1,000 to Pet Friends of Duplin County
  • $1,000 to the Duplin County Sheriff's Pffoce DARE Prgram
  • $1,000 to Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries
  • $650 to the American Heart Association
  • $1,260 to the Duplin County Cooperative Extension
  • $1,000 to the Diversity Nurtures Achievement Community Youth Center
  • $550 to the Kenansville Eastern Missionary Baptist Association
  • $700 to the Meditation Center of eastern Carolina-Duplin

2017 grants awarded

The Duplin County Community Foundation awarded more than $6,100 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Duplin County Cooperative Extension
  • Duplin County Sheriff's Office DARE Program
  • Diversity Nurtures Achievement Community Youth Center
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina-Duplin
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina

2016 grants awarded

The Duplin County Community Foundation awarded more than $6,600 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipient were:

  • Albritton Recreation Park
  • Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries
  • Duplin County Sheriff's Office DARE Program
  • Pet Friends of Duplin County
  • Duplin County Cooperative Extension
  • Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina-Duplin
  • Diversity Nurtures Achievement Community Youth Center
  • The Outlaw Foundation 

2015 grants awarded

The Duplin County Community Foundation awarded more than $6,000 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • American Red Cross - Carolina Piedmont
  • Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries
  • Duplin County Cooperative Extension
  • Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina - Duplin
  • Pet Friends of Duplin County
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina

2014 grants awarded

  • American Red Cross - Cape Fear Chapter
  • Betholite Missionary Baptist Church
  • Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries
  • Duplin County Public Library
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Greater Wayne Children's Health Foundation
  • James Sprunt Community College
  • Mediation Center of Eastern Carolina - Duplin
  • Pet Friends of Duplin County
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Rose Hill-Magnolia Elementary School
  • Thelma Dingus Bryant Library
  • Town of Faison Recreation/Wellness Commission

2013 grants awarded

  • American Red Cross - Cape Fear Chapter
  • Beulaville Baptist Church
  • Beulaville Presbyterian Church
  • Carolina East Home Care & Hospice
  • Duplin Christian Outreach Ministry
  • Duplin County Cooperative Extension
  • Duplin County Public Library
  • Duplin County Schools/Health Sciences Academy
  • First Missionary Baptist Church
  • James Sprunt Community College
  • Liberty Hall Restoration
  • Operation Homefront - Carolinas
  • Pet Friends of Duplin County
  • Rose Hill-Magnolia Elementary School
  • Town of Faison Recreation/Wellness Commission
  • Town of Greenevers

2012 grants awarded

  • American Red Cross - Cape Fear Chapter
  • Carolina East Home Care & Hospice
  • Duplin County Agri-Community Center Foundation
  • Pet Friends of Duplin County
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina

2011 grants awarded

  • American Red Cross - Cape Fear Chapter
  • Beulaville Presbyterian Church
  • Cornerstone CDC
  • Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • James Sprunt Community College Foundation
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Town of Beulaville
  • Warsaw Police Department

2010 grants awarded

  • Habitat for Humanity of Duplin County
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Town of Faison Recreation/Wellness Commission
  • Wallace-Rose Hill High School

2009 grants awarded

  • Duplin-Sampson Group Homes, Inc.
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Salvation Army of Duplin County