Greene County Community Foundation awards local grants

Left to right: Pamela Suggs, Snow Hill Primary School; Diane Blackman, Greene County Schools; Erin McCord, Prevent Blindness NC; Elizabeth Shirley, Muscular Dystrophy; Selena Sutton, Greene County Schools; Donna Edwards, Greene County Library; Nicole Burnett, Make-A-Wish Foundation.

The board of advisors of the Greene County Community Foundation announced local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund at a ceremony hosted at the Greene County Museum today.

This year’s nonprofit recipients include:

  • Greene County Middle School Band
  • Greene County Public Library
  • Greene County Schools
  • Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association
  • Prevent Blindness North Carolina
  • Snow Hill Primary

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