Wilkes Community Foundation awards more than $6,000 in local grants

The board of advisors of the Wilkes Community Foundation recently announced $6,340 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund and the Kyle Hayes Memorial Endowment.

This year the board granted:

Graham Wyche, board president, thanked the community for its continued support of the Wilkes Community Foundation. “We are proud to support these nonprofit programs that are so vital to the community,” he said. “We are grateful to the many generous individuals and organizations that have supported our work to inspire philanthropy across our community.”