Moore County Community Foundation awards more than $110,000 in grants

The board of advisors of the Moore County Community Foundation has awarded $110,178 in local grants.

The board granted:

Funds come from MCCF’s community grantmaking fund, the John W. Roffe and Marjorie A. Roffe Endowment Fund, the Robert L. and Marcia P. Ellis Endowment and the St. Joseph of the Pines Charitable Endowment.

“These grants would not be possible without the many generous individuals who have supported the Moore County Community Foundation over the years,” said Anthony Price, advisory board president. “We could not be more thankful to support these wonderful organizations.”

The Moore County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation (NCCF). For further information, contact Dawn Neighbors, NCCF community leadership officer, at dneighbors@nccommunityfoundation.org

About the Moore County Community Foundation

The Moore County Community Foundation (MCCF) was founded in 1991 and is led by a local volunteer advisory board that helps build community assets by creating permanent endowments, making grants, and leveraging leadership and partnerships – all for the benefit of Moore County.

The MCCF board advises the Moore County Community Fund, the unrestricted community grantmaking fund, to support local needs. The competitive grants program is held annually.

Advisory board members live and work in Moore County, positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Price, board members include Peggy Sarvis (vice president), Claudia Miller (secretary), Victoria Adkins, Kea Capel, Blanchie Carter, Brantley Clifton, Marilyn Morgan Grube, Olujide G. Lawal, Terry McDaniel, Katherine Muller, Patricia Niebauer, Alice Robbins, Russell Sugg, Pam Wase and Greg Zywocinski.

The MCCF makes it easy to support your community. You can open an endowment for your favorite cause at any time or contribute to an existing fund in any amount. Tax-deductible contributions, made payable to the Moore County Community Foundation, can be mailed to the North Carolina Community Foundation, 3737 Glenwood Ave., Suite 460, Raleigh, NC 27612. Contributions can also be made online at nccommunityfoundation.org/Moore.

About the North Carolina Community Foundation

The North Carolina Community Foundation is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has administered more than $217 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $400 million in assets, NCCF sustains more than 1,200 endowments established to provide long-term support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions and scholarships.

NCCF partners with a network of affiliate foundations to provide local resource allocation and community assistance across the state. An important component of NCCF’s mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional and national levels.

Media contact
Amy Dominello Braun, Senior Communications & Marketing Officer
abraun@nccommunityfoundation.org, 919-256-6922