Grant applications accepted

Jul. 23, 2014 @ 10:35 AM

Applications will be accepted until Sept. 9 for the North Carolina Community Foundation Statewide Women’s Fund 2014 grant cycle.

The fund will award $11,000 in grants this year to North Carolina public charity organizations to support programs that serve women and families within the foundation’s 67-county services area. The service area includes Vance, Granville and Warren counties.

Grant amounts typically range from $1,000 to $3,000. Recipients will be notified no later than October.

The NCCF has made nearly $74 million in grants since its genesis in 1988. The foundation has more than $171 million in assets and sustains more than 1,200 funds and endowments.

For questions or more information, go to nccommunityfoundation.org or email Leslie Ann Jackson, NCCF director of grants and scholarships, at lajackson@nccommunityfoundation.org.