Granville County Community Foundation awards more than $26,000 in local grant awards

The board of advisors of the Granville County Community Foundation announces $26,023 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund.

This year’s nonprofit recipients include:

  • $6,000 to Area Congregations in Ministry for purchasing food for the ACIM pantry
  • $1,373 to Autism Society of North Carolina for 2017 Camp Royall program scholarships
  • $2,500 to Families Living Violence Free for FLVF domestic violence and sexual assault program
  • $3,150 to Granville County 4-H for summer fun programs
  • $3,000 to Granville County Extension Volunteer Association for backpack buddies
  • $3,500 to PAMBC Ministries Inc. for Granville County Boys to Men mentoring program for African American male youth
  • $1,500 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina for Star Pupils Granville County
  • $3,000 to St Cyprian's Episcopal Church for the literacy partnership program: the Boys and Girls Club & St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church
  • $500 to The Humane Society of Granville County for the HSGC pet food pantry
  • $1,500 to TROSA (Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers, Inc.) for residential substance abuse recovery services for individuals from Granville County

Gerald Lloyd, board president, thanked the community for its support of the Granville County Community Foundation. “These grants are important to our community and our quality of life,” he said. “Critical programs would not be possible without the generosity of many individuals and organizations that have support Granville County’s community fund.”