Community grants available from the Chowan Community Funds Foundation (March 2020)

The board of advisors of the Chowan Community Funds Foundation is accepting grant applications from nonprofits serving needs in the local community.

Funds are available for nonprofit organizations serving needs in Chowan County and will be awarded from the Chowan County Community Fund and the Ann L. Sams Endowment Fund.

Grants typically range from $500 to $5,000. Applications are available online beginning March 6. Visit this page for information about applying. The deadline for applications is noon April 7.

Grants are not available for regranting purposes, capital campaigns, capital improvements, out-of-state travel or for individuals. Funds are awarded by the board of advisors of the Chowan Community Funds Foundation, an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for our nonprofits to expand their impact in our local community,” said Lynne Layton, CCCF board president. “We are excited to partner with our local nonprofit community to continue supporting Chowan County.”

For further information, contact NCCF Program Officer Anne Sorhagen at or (910) 202-6727.