Chowan Community Funds Foundation awards more than $21,000 in local grants

The board of advisors of the Chowan Community Funds Foundation recently announced $21,068 in local grant awards from the Ann L. Sams Endowment and its community grantmaking fund.

This year the board granted:

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

For further information, contact NCCF Community Leadership Officer Natalie Jenkins Peel at (252) 562-9824 or