|Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust received $5,000 for the Kids in Nature educational programs for the Boys and Girls Club, Summit Charter School and the Cashiers Rec Camp.
The Cashiers Community Fund serves donors and nonprofits. This endowment fund was established in 1992 by caring individuals who recognized the importance of a permanent charitable capital resource to support the ever-changing needs and opportunities in Cashiers.
Contributions made to the Cashiers Community Fund are pooled and invested by The Community Foundation. Proceeds from the investments are used to make grants while the original gifts remain intact, continuing to grow for the benefit of future generations.
Nonprofit organizations and public institutions may apply to the Cashiers Community Fund for support. Review the guidelines and application information for the Cashiers Community Fund grant program for details. The next opportunity to apply is July 1, 2016.
You can make a difference in Cashiers by making a tax-deductible gift of cash, securities, life insurance or real estate. By pooling your gift with those of your neighbors, you can provide significant support for local needs.
Cashiers is proud to announce a new website www.theheartoftheblueridgemountains.org has been created to help people learn about the many non-profit organizations in the area.