Cary Women’s Giving Network awards $17,000 in grants

The Cary Women’s Giving Network, a North Carolina Community Foundation giving circle, has awarded $17,000 in grants to organizations supporting the local community.

The board of advisors granted:

“We’re pleased to invest in these organizations,” said Sheila Ogle, advisory board president of the Cary Women’s Giving Network. “They perform critical services in our community.”

Each year, CWGN’s members use dollars from its fund to make grants to eligible local organizations, including nonprofits, local governments, schools and churches.

Visit to learn more about CWGN and its work in the community or make a tax-deductible donation. For information about CWGN, or to join the network, contact the central region donor engagement officer.

Cary Women’s Giving Network Executive Board
Network members live and work in Cary, N.C., positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Ogle, executive board members include Mary Jo-Hill, (grants chair), Alisa Wright Colopy (education chair) and Virginia Anthony (membership chair).

About the North Carolina Community Foundation
The North Carolina Community Foundation brings together generous people and connects them to causes and organizations they care about, with a focus on inspiring lasting and meaningful philanthropy in the state’s rural communities.

With $400 million in assets, NCCF sustains over 1,200 endowments and partners with donors and a network of affiliates in 60 counties to strengthen our state. By stewarding and growing donors’ gifts, NCCF makes a powerful impact through a robust grants and scholarships program, awarding over $270 million since 1988.
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