Grants awarded

2019 grants awarded

The board of advisors of the Robeson 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:

  • $24,000 to NC Baptists on Mission to repair homes damaged by Hurricane Florence in Robeson County
  • $12,500 to NC Conference - United Methodist Church to provide appliances for homes damaged by Hurricane Florence in Robeson County
  • $6,000 to Lumberton Rescue and EMS Inc. to fund replacement of responders' personal protective equipment damaged by contaminants during Hurricane Florence response
  • $5,000 to Robeson Family Counseling Center to fund counseling for individuals coping with the effects of loss from Hurricane Florence in Robeson County
  • $4,375 to Robeson County Church and Community Center, Inc. for the food pantry, supporting those impacted by Hurricane Florence facing food insecurity in Robeson County
  • $4,375 to Lumberton Christian Care Center for disaster relief services including, but not limited to, emergency housing, showers and laundry facilities

Through its community grants program, the Robeson County Community Foundation awarded more than $11,000 to local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $1,250 to UNC Pembroke Entrepreneurship/Incubator-Thomas Center for Entrepreneurship for young entrepreneurs
  • $1,000 to Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines for Robeson County Girl Scout Leadership Experience
  • $1,000 to Robeson County Partnership for Children, Inc. for Exploration Station Summer STEAM Camp
  • $1,290 to Robeson County Humane Society to purchase a commercial washer
  • $1,000 to Pembroke Housing Authority for Healthy Aging in Creative Arts
  • $1,000 to Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill for Robeson County Cares Fund
  • $2,000 to the University of North Carolina at Pembroke-Office for Regional Initiatives for the 2020 Women’s Empowerment Summit
  • $1,200 to Arrested Potential, Inc. for general program support
  • $1,000 to CIS of Robeson County for BakPak Pals
  • $1,000 to Red Springs Art Council for Third Saturday at the Farmers Market

2018 grants awarded

The Robeson County Community Foundation awarded more than $11,300 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations, including:

  • $1,250 to UNC Pembroke Thomas Center
  • $1,000 to the Girl Scouts of North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • $1,000 to the Robeson County Partnership for Children Inc.
  • $1,300 to the Robeson County Humane Society
  • $1,000 to the Redhill Community Recovery Center
  • $1,000 to the American Heart Association
  • $1,500 to the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill
  • $1,000 to the Red Springs Arts Council
  • $1,500 to the Lumberton Christian Care Center
  • $790 to Lumberton Rescue and EMS Inc.

2017 grants awarded

The Robeson County Community Foundation awarded more than $10,000 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • $1,500 to Arrested Potential Inc.
  • $1,500 to the Boys & Girls Club of Lumberton North Carolina
  • $1,500 to CIS of Robeson County
  • $1,000 to the Girls Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • $1,000 to the Pembroke Housing Authority
  • $1,000 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • $1,000 to Reach Out and Read
  • $1,000 to Robeson County Partnership for Children Inc.
  • $1,000 to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke Office

2016 grants awarded

The Robeson County Community Foundation awarded more than $10,300 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. Recipients were:

  • Arrested Potential, Inc.
  • CIS of Robeson County
  • Lumberton Rescue and EMS Inc.
  • Pembroke Housing Authority
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Reach Out and Read
  • Robeson County Department of Social Services
  • Robeson County Partnership for Children, Inc.
  • Sacred Pathways, Inc.
  • UNC Pembroke

2015 grants awarded

  • After School Tutorial and Parental Skills Enhancement Pro
  • Reach Out & Read Children's Health of Carolina-Robeson
  • BakPak Pals
  • 2015 GCamp - Children's Theatre Camp
  • Mass Casualty Response Vehicle
  • Healthy Aging In Creative Arts
  • Breast Cancer: Bridging the Gap for the Uninsured and Underinsured
  • Star Pupils Robeson County
  • Robeson County Humane Society, Inc. General Fund
  • Exploration Station Scholarship Project
  • Emergency and Communty Food Boxes 

2014 grants awarded

  • Arrested Potential
  • Communities in Schools of Robeson County
  • Lumberton Christian Care Center
  • Pembroke Housing Authority
  • Robeson County Church and Community Center
  • Robeson County Committee on Domestic Violence
  • Robeson County Housing Authority
  • Robeson County Partnership for Children
  • Union Chapel Harvest Ministries

2013 grants awarded

  • Communities in Schools of Robeson County
  • Pembroke Housing Authority
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Robeson County Church and Community Center
  • Robeson County Committee on Domestic Violence
  • Robeson County Housing Authority
  • Robeson Health Care Corporation
  • Robeson Road Runners
  • Town of Fairmont

2012 grants awarded

  • Children's Bible Ministries of the MidAtlantic, Inc.
  • Communities in Schools of Robeson County
  • Lumberton Rescue & EMS Inc.
  • NC Cooperative Extension, Robeson County Center
  • Robeson County Honor Guard
  • Robeson County Housing Authority
  • Robeson County Partnership for Children
  • Robeson Health Care Corporation
  • Town of Fairmont

2011 grants awarded

  • Lumberton Christian Care Center
  • Lumberton Rescue & EMS Inc.
  • Parents as Teachers
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Robeson County Historical Museum, Inc.
  • Robeson County Partnership for Children
  • Robeson Health Care Corporation
  • Town of Fairmont

2010 grants awarded

  • Lumberton Emergency Rescue
  • Robeson County Health Department
  • Senior Care Connections
  • Union Chapel Community Baptist Church

2009 grants awarded

  • Child Care Directions, Inc.
  • Girl Scouts-North Carolina Coastal Pines
  • Rape Crisis Center of Robeson County
  • Robeson Center for Child and Family Health
  • Robeson County Church and Community Center
  • Robeson County Health Department
  • Robeson County History Museum, Inc.
  • Southeastern Family Violence Center
  • The Children's Place of Robeson, Inc. AKA Exploration Station
  • Town of Fairmont
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Recipients were:<\/p>\r\n<ul>\r\n<li>$1,500 to Arrested Potential Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,500 to the Boys &amp; Girls Club of Lumberton North Carolina<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,500 to CIS of Robeson County<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to the Girls Scouts &ndash; North Carolina Coastal Pines<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to the Pembroke Housing Authority<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to Reach Out and Read<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to Robeson County Partnership for Children Inc.<\/li>\r\n<li>$1,000 to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke Office<\/li>\r\n<\/ul>\r\n<h2>2016 grants awarded<\/h2>\r\n<p>The Robeson County Community Foundation awarded more than $10,300 through its community grants program to local nonprofit organizations. 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