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

The Hoke County Community Foundation, a North Carolina Community Foundation affiliate, has awarded $19,700 in grants to organizations supporting the local community.

The board of advisors granted:

“Community self-investment is key to local resilience,” said William Wright, advisory board president of the Hoke County Community Foundation. “We’re proud to support these organizations that invest in our community.”

Funds for 2024 grants came from HCCF’s community grantmaking fund and the Mary Archie McNeill Endowment Fund. Each year, HCCF’s local volunteer advisory board uses dollars from its endowment funds to make grants to eligible local organizations, including nonprofits, local governments, schools and churches.

Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/hoke to learn more about HCCF and its work in the community or make a tax-deductible donation. For information about HCCF, contact the central region 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 Anna Smith (vice president), Candace Hayworth (secretary), Robyn Bush, Kent Clontz, Stephanie Hendrix, Elizabeth Hodgin, Ron Huff, Kirk Lowery, Jeff McNeill, Deborah Purcell, Catherin Shepard and Dana Wright.

About the North Carolina Community Foundation
The North Carolina Community Foundation brings together generous people and connects them to causes and organizations they care about, with a focus on inspiring lasting and meaningful philanthropy in the state’s rural communities.

With $400 million in assets, NCCF sustains over 1,200 endowments and partners with donors and a network of affiliates in 60 counties to strengthen our state. By stewarding and growing donors’ gifts, NCCF makes a powerful impact through a robust grants and scholarships program, awarding over $270 million since 1988.
For more information, visit nccommunityfoundation.org.

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