Community grants available from the Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund (March 2022)

The members of the Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund are accepting grant applications from nonprofits serving needs in the local community.

Applications are available beginning March 11. Visit for information about applying. The deadline for applications is April 12 at noon.

The Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund accepts grant applications from organizations that support the needs of women and/or children in areas of health, education, and human services in Bertie and Hertford counties. Grants range from $500 to $2,500. Funds are awarded by the members of the Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund, a program of the North Carolina Community Foundation (NCCF).

“We are honored to offer grants to the wonderful nonprofits serving our local community,” said Claudia Griffin, fund president. “We know our community is stronger because of these organizations and we’re grateful to support them.”

For further information, contact Kim Ball, NCCF Donor Engagement Officer, at or 252-288-5706.

About the Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund

The Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund is a giving circle of the North Carolina Community Foundation. The Women’s Fund leverages the power of collective giving through a local network that supports the community in a purposeful way. The Fund supports charitable organizations serving women, children, and families in Bertie and Hertford counties.

The Women’s Fund is designed to maximize women’s leadership in philanthropy by engaging and educating its membership, increasing charitable contributions, and focusing on initiatives that address the areas of health, education, and human services.

About the North Carolina Community Foundation

The North Carolina Community Foundation (NCCF) is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has administered more than $217 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $400 million in assets, NCCF sustains more than 1,200 endowments established to provide long-term support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions, and scholarships.

NCCF partners with a network of affiliate foundations to provide local resource allocation and community assistance across the state. An important component of NCCF’s mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional, and national levels. For more information, visit

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