Duplin CCF honors grantees

The Duplin County Community Foundation held its annual grantee luncheon on December 4th at the Rose Hill Restaurant.

This year the Foundation awarded more than $34,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations through it annual community grants and through the Duplin Foundation for Youth Advancement.  Grant recipients gave brief updates on the status of their funded programs.

Duplin Board members Nancy Jordan, Debra Morrisey and Randy Albertson

Duplin CCF annual grantee luncheon

Luncheon guests includes Duplin County Community Foundation board members, Duplin Foundation for Youth Advancement committee members, and representatives of grantee organizations.

Bob Kornegay, Chloe Rivenbark and Randy Albertson Duplin County Community Foundation board member Bob Kornegay presented each guest with a bag of delicious sweet potatoes from his family farm.  Chloe Rivenbark with Pet Friends of Duplin County claims her bag with the assistance of Duplin CCF board treasurer Randy Albertson.