Futrell-Mauldin Community Foundation for Greater Rocky Mount awards more than $56,000 in grants

The Futrell-Mauldin Community Foundation for Greater Rocky Mount (FMCF) has awarded $56,620 in grants to programs supporting the local community.

The board of advisors granted:

Funds for the grants came from FMCF’s community grantmaking fund.

“These organizations help keep our community vibrant and strong,” said Sally Adams, advisory board president of the Futrell-Mauldin Community Foundation. “Supporting them with these funds is a privilege.”

FMCF is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation and is led by a local volunteer advisory board.

Each year, FMCF uses dollars from its endowment fund to make grants to local nonprofit organizations. 

Learn more about FMCF and its work in the community or make a tax-deductible donation at nccommunityfoundation.org/rocky-mount. For further information about FMCF, contact Dawn Neighbors at dneighbors@nccommunityfoundation.org.

Futrell-Mauldin Community Foundation Advisory Board Members

Advisory board members live and work in Greater Rocky Mount, positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Adams, board members include Braxton Townsend Jr. (vice president), Sheila Powell Martin (secretary), Annie Daughtridge, Angela Burton Gailliard, Kevin G. Harris, Samuel Johnson, William Kincheloe, Celeste Pittman, Kirby Slade, Deborah Sperati, Melanie Townsend, Beth Turnage and Gloria Wiggins-Hicks.

About the North Carolina Community Foundation

The North Carolina Community Foundation (NCCF) is the only statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has administered over $243 million in grants since 1988. With more than $440 million in assets, NCCF sustains more than 1,200 endowments and partners with a network of affiliates to award grants and scholarships in communities across the state.

An important component of NCCF’s mission is to ensure rural philanthropy has a voice at the local, regional and national levels.

Media contact
Amy Dominello Braun, Senior Communications & Marketing Officer
abraun@nccommunityfoundation.org, 919-256-6922