Community grants available from the Swain County Community Foundation (June 2020)

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

Funds are available for nonprofit organizations serving needs in Swain County and will be awarded from its community grantmaking fund and Youth are our Future Endowment.

Grants typically range from $500 to $1,250, but larger requests will be considered this year. Total grantmaking will not exceed $10,000. Applications are available online beginning June 19. Visit this page for information about applying. The deadline for applications is noon July 21.

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 Swain County Community 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 Ashley Butcher, SCCF board president. “We are excited to partner with our local nonprofit community to continue supporting Swain County.”

For further information, contact NCCF Program Officer Tyran Hill at or (828) 772-1886.