Recent Grants

Since 1998, the Transylvania Endowment, in partnership with The Community Foundation, has awarded 112 grants totaling $1,018,389.

Friends of Gorges, Inc. received $2,000 to assist in funding a trail for all ages and abilities. Photo courtesy of Friends of Gorges, Inc.

Spring 2019

Brevard Music Center - $3,500 to support a community concert and outreach program for economically disadvantaged young people and adults as part of the 2019 Summer Festival.

Brevard Philharmonic - $6,000 for expansion of the Music in the Schools Program.

Davidson River School - $6,035 for a two-day Reconnect for Resilience training.

Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education - $4,370 to expand the Say Whoa to Bullying program.

Muddy Sneakers - $5,000 for general support of its day camp.

Neighbors in Ministry/Rise & Shine - $8,000 to continue its collaborative Sexual, Verbal and Physical Abuse Prevention Skills Initiative.

North Toxaway Baptist Church/Food Bank - $2,500 for food and operation costs.

Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute - $7,910 to fund a comprehensive initiative to provide hands-on experiential learning. 

Pisgah Legal Services - $8,500 to provide free civil legal assistance and advocacy to low-income residents in Transylvania County.

Smart Start of Transylvania County - $5,000 to implement the Jump Start to Kindergarten program.

Transylvania Christian Ministry - $6,000 to establish a designated fund to cover large-expense emergency repairs for low income, elderly neighbors.

Spring 2018

Friends of Gorges, Inc. - $2,000 to assist in funding a trail for all ages and abilities. 

North Toxaway Baptist Church - $2,000 for the Food Pantry. 

Centro Communitario Hispano-Americano - $2,000 for general purposes. 

The Pisgah Conservancy - $2,000 for general purposes. 

Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) - $2,000 for general purposes.

Grants Since Inception

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