Wilkes Community Foundation highlights Children’s Center of Northwest North Carolina

May 31, 2024

The Wilkes Community Foundation grants committee recently visited grant recipient the Children’s Center of Northwest North Carolina to learn…


Don and Audrey Bentley Scholarship Awarded to Lucero Escobar Jaramillo

May 22, 2024

Watauga High School student Lucero Escobar Jaramillo, daughter of Jorge Escobar and Sharon Jaramillo, was named the 2024 recipient of the Don and Audrey…


North Edgecombe senior awarded 2024 Wheeler Scholarship

May 17, 2024

The Annie and Sallie Ann Wheeler Memorial Scholarship committee has named Kalyn Johnson the 2024 scholarship recipient. Scholarship co-founder Linwood E. Hinton and Lily Wheeler…


Women for Women of Pitt County Endowment awards $103,000 in grants

May 6, 2024

The Women for Women of Pitt County Endowment has awarded $103,000 in grants to programs that improve the lives of women and girls locally.The endowment…


Estate planning: Your kids … and your community

May 3, 2024

As you contemplate your legacy and adjust your estate plan over the years, it’s natural to focus on your children and family as the primary…

Blog, Commentary

2024 first quarter | Market commentary and investment performance (January – March)

May 2, 2024

What we saw: Stocks continued a strong positive trajectory in the first quarter fueled by (perhaps unrealistic) optimism for future interest rate cuts from…


Acoustic Sunset at Sanctuary Vineyards to benefit Currituck Dare Community Foundation

April 30, 2024

The Currituck-Dare Community Foundation, an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation, will be the beneficiary of Acoustic Sunset, an event at Sanctuary Vineyards on…

Blog, Impact Story

Tragic history provides impetus for scholarship fund

April 11, 2024

Although the Howe Scholarship Endowment is just a few years old, its origins go back more than a century, and its creation is an attempt to build hope for the future out of a tragic past.

Blog, Impact Story

Teaming up with community

April 9, 2024

Philanthropy can help fill the gaps to support communities, and NCCF and our fundholders have readily stepped in to do so.