LCCF accepting grant applications for 2015

The board of directors of the Lee County Community Foundation is currently accepting grant requests for community projects funded from its community fund, according to Howard Bokhoven, board president. Funds are available for nonprofit organizations that serve general charitable needs in Lee County.

Applications are available online only. The deadline for submitting applications is April 28, 2015 at noon.

The Lee County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation. The community fund was established in 1996 to help support local charitable needs through annual grants. In addition to Bokhoven, Lee County Community Foundation board members are: Mikeal Basinger, Bob McCall, Wilson Cox, Oliver Crawly, Jr., David Foushee, Ed Garrison, Jan Hayes, Drew Lucas, Dargan Moore, Johns Ramsperger, Linda Smith and Sharon Spence.

For further information, contact any board member; the NCCF Sandhills Region Regional Associate Mary Anne Howard or call 919-256-6924.