The board of advisors of the Jones County Community Foundation recently awarded $26,250 in recovery grants from the North Carolina Community Foundation Disaster Relief Fund to support the long-term recovery of the local community from Hurricane Florence.
Grants received include:
· $8,750 to Jones County Community Development Corporation
· $8,750 to the Filling Station
· $8,750 to Jones County RISE
The grants were made from the NCCF Disaster Relief Fund’s initial grantmaking allocations to support long-term recovery and meet unmet needs from Hurricane Florence in Jones County.
“These grants are critical to the long-term recovery of Jones County from Hurricane Florence,” said Charles C. Jones III, JCCF board president. “The North Carolina Community Foundation Disaster Relief Fund is a pivotal resource to our local community thanks to the generosity of many donors who gave to help eastern North Carolina.”