Swain County Community Foundation accepting grant applications

The board of advisors of the Swain County Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for programs funded from its community grantmaking fund. 

Funds are available for nonprofit organizations that serve charitable needs in Swain County. Priority will be given to organizations that focus on youth and education. Grants typically range from $500 to $1,250, but larger requests will be considered this year. Total grantmaking will not exceed $11,000. Applications are available online beginning June 22. Visit this page for information about applying. The deadline for submitting applications is noon July 24.