Alleghany County Community Foundation awards more than $13,000 in local grants

Ashley Flowers (left) grants chair of the Alleghany Community Foundation presents a check to representatives of Communities in Schools of Northwest North Carolina to aid in the playground renovation at Sparta Elementary School.

The board of advisors of the Alleghany County Community Foundation recently announced $13,020 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund.

This year the board granted:

Greg Bare, board president, thanked the community for its continued support of the Alleghany County Community Foundation. “We are proud to support these nonprofit programs that are so vital to the community,” he said. “We are grateful to the many generous individuals and organizations that have supported our work to inspire philanthropy across our community.”