Catawba Valley Community Foundation awards more than $52,000 in grants

The Catawba Valley Community Foundation has awarded $52,702 in grants to organizations supporting the local community. 

The board of advisors granted: 

Funds for the grants came from CVCF’s community grantmaking fund and the Brian Long Youth Fund.  

“We’re fortunate to have so many organizations that aid residents in our community,” said Jamie Treadaway, advisory board president of the Catawba Valley Community Foundation. “We’re privileged to show our support.” 

CVCF is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation and is led by a local volunteer advisory board. Each year, CVCF uses dollars from its endowment funds to make grants to nonprofits that help the local community.  

Learn more about CVCF and its work in the community or make a tax-deductible donation at For further information about CVCF, contact the Western Community Leadership Officer 

Catawba Valley Community Foundation Advisory Board Members 

Advisory board members live and work in Alexander, Caldwell and Catawba counties, positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Treadaway, board members include Gary Herman (vice president), Mandy Pitts-Hildebrand (secretary), Suzan Anderson, Linda Chambers, Tamara Coley, Amanda Freeland, Kim Holden, Karen Howell, Michelle Kirby, Dr. Dianne Little, Seth Stillwell and John Teeter.  

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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Hannah Hogewood, Marketing & Communications Manager, 919-256-6901