Edgecombe Charitable Foundation announces 2012 Awards

The Advisory Board of the Edgecombe Charitable Foundation is proud to announce the 2012 Grant Recipients from the Mary Ferebee Howard Endowment and the Edgecombe Charitable Fund:

National Society to Prevent Blindness

Down East Partnership for Children

My Sister's House, Inc.

The Salvation Army of Rocky Mount

Calvary Episcopal Churchyard

ECU/NCSU Collaborative at the Gateway Technology Center

Conetoe Family Life Center, Inc.

Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Inc. 

Crossworks Inc.

Buck Leonard Association for Sports & Human Enrichment, Inc. 

Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church- Memorial Garden and Old Town Cemetary

Lupus Foundation of America Inc. Piedmont Chapter

Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Park & Eco-Center

Tarboro Community Outreach Inc.

United Community Ministries

Nearly $38,000.00 has been distributed to these organizations and will support a variety of charitable causes in Edgecombe County including education, human services, historic preservation and the environment.