Applying for grants

The 2020 grant application period for the New Hanover County Community Foundation will be open from Friday, March 20, 2020 to NOON on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. The Foundation is seeking proposals from New Hanover County nonprofit organizations in support of the following purposes:

  • Suzanne and George Taylor Endowment – Focus on improving the welfare of children from birth to 18 years of age in New Hanover County. 
  • New Hanover County Unrestricted Endowment – Supports broad charitable purposes including capacity building. Grant awards typically range from $500 to $2500. Larger amounts will be considered for projects or initiatives with the potential to achieve significant positive impact for New Hanover County.
  • Food Bank of Coastal Carolina Fund – Focus on food or food related services to those who are in need in the NC Counties of New Hanover, Pender, Brunswick and Columbus.
  • 1898 Memorial Fund – Grants are awarded for projects that support race relations in Wilmington.
  • Lucille Murchison Marvin Fund - General charitable purposes.

Grants are not available for regranting purposes, capital campaigns, capital improvements, out-of-state travel or for individuals. Collaborative efforts are strongly encouraged.

  • If you have not already done so, you must read the guidelines before you apply. Failure to adhere to any of these guidelines may result in your application being excluded from consideration.
  • Training Module I will walk you through creating a profile; Module II shows how to add a grant application.

Click here to access our online application system. You can apply to each of the funds listed above through the New Hanover County Community Foundation 2020 application. If you are applying to the Suzanne and George Taylor Endowment, please include that in your project title Additional information about the grants process will be available once you register. 

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