Harnett County Community Foundation awards $9,000 in grants

The Harnett County Community Foundation has awarded $9,000 in grants to organizations supporting the local community.

The board of advisors granted:

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

“This support shows our commitment to these organizations,” said Patricia Harmon-Lewis, advisory board president of the Harnett County Community Foundation. “We’re pleased to provide these financial resources.”

HCCF is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation and is led by a local volunteer advisory board. Each year, HCCF uses dollars from its endowment fund to make grants to nonprofits that help the local community.  

Learn more about HCCF and its work in the community or make a tax-deductible donation at nccommunityfoundation.org/harnett. For further information about HCCF, contact the Central Community Leadership Officer.

Harnett County Community Foundation Advisory Board Members

Advisory board members live and work in Harnett County, positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Harmon-Lewis, board members include Anna Bryant (secretary), Mary Ellen Lauder, Walter Massey, Tilghman Pope, Rhett Raynor, Nathan Rice, Emily Sprague, Chris Stewart, Kathryn Tart and Hope Tyndall.

About the North Carolina Community Foundation

The North Carolina Community Foundation is the 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. For more information, visit nccommunityfoundation.org.

Media contact

Hannah Hogewood, Marketing & Communications Manager
hhogewood@nccommunityfoundation.org, 919-256-6901