By David Rogers. September 22, 2017. BLOWING ROCK, NC — After handing out $40,000 in 2015 and $38,080 in 2016, the Blowing Rock Community Foundation (BRCF) is looking to do even more in 2017-18 grants to non-profit organizations in the High Country, with an emphasis on Blowing Rock.
Since its founding in 1985, the Blowing Rock Community Foundation has awarded more than $1 million combined in grants to non-profit agencies and in college scholarships.
The grant application filing deadline is fast approaching: 5:00 pm, Friday, October 6th. Applications are available in Town Hall, as well as online by CLICKING HERE.
In the past, a sampling of non-profit organizations receiving BRCF grants include:
- Blowing Rock School
- Blowing Rock C.A.R.E.S.
- Blowing Rock Art & History Museum
- Ensemble Stage
- Community Care Clinic
- Blowing Rock Historical Society
- Blowing Rock Fire & Rescue
- Watauga Humane Society
- Appalachian Regional Healthcare
- Hunger Coalition
- Community Club of Blowing Rock
- Blue Ridge Conservancy
- Blowing Rock Police
- Mountain Alliance
- Carolina Snowbelles
- Western Youth Network
- And many more
For additional information about Blowing Rock Community Foundation and its work in the community, CLICK HERE.