Wilkes Community Foundation awards more than $6,500 in local grants

The board of advisors of the Wilkes Community Foundation recently announced $6,530 in local grant awards from the community grantmaking fund.

This year the board granted:

Michael Cooper, Jr., board president, thanked the community for its 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 the Wilkes Community Foundation and our work to inspire philanthropy across our community.”