Hoke County Community Foundation awards nearly $20,000 in grants

The Hoke County Community Foundation has awarded $19,750 in grants to organizations supporting the local community. 

The board of advisors granted: 

Funds for the grants came from HCCF’s community grantmaking fund and the Mary Archie McNeill Endowment Fund.  

“These nonprofits add so much to our community,” said William Wright, advisory board president of the Hoke County Community Foundation. “We’re happy to give them the support they deserve.” 

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/hoke. For further information about HCCF, contact the Central Community Leadership Officer 

Hoke County Community Foundation Advisory Board Members 

Advisory board members live and work in Hoke County, positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Wright, board members include Wanda McPhaul (vice president), Leah Leach (secretary), Candace Hayworth, Elizabeth Hodgin, Ron Huff, John O. Jordan, Kirk Lowery, Jordan Magana, Jeff McNeill, Deborah Purcell and Anna Smith.  

About the North Carolina Community Foundation 

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

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Media contact 

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