Craven County Community Foundation Awards Local Grants

The Board of Directors of the Craven County Community Foundation hosted a Grant Reception on Monday, September 10th at the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce. 23 Grant Recipients received checks totaling $86,910!  This year's nonprofits include: Carolina East Foundation, Catholic Charities, Coastal Carolina Chamber Music Festival, Coastal Women's Shelter, Craven Arts Council & Gallery, Craven County Partners in Education, Craven County Schools, Craven Literacy Council, Easter Seals, Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC, Merci Clinic, Monarch Garden, National Society to Prevent Blindness, NC Extension & Community Association, Neuse River Foundation, New Millennium Theatre Works, North Carolina Coastal Land Trust, Religious Community Services of New Bern, Sickle Cell Of ENC, Tryon Palace, Vanceboro Christian Help Center, Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary, Vanceboro United Methodist Church, and West Craven High School.