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CFWNC Awards OnTrack $200,000 to Expand Matched Savings Program
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The Cashiers Community Fund awards grants totaling $137,400 to nonprofits serving friends and neighbors.
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Taylor Hunt's parents and brother chose to remember him by opening a CFWNC fund to support his passions.

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The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina is a trusted partner in philanthropy.  We help donors and nonprofits achieve their charitable goals, now and forever.    

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The Pigeon River Fund recently awarded $182,440 to environmental groups working to improve surface water quality, enhance fish and wildlife habitats, expand public use and access to waterways and increase water quality awareness in Buncombe, Haywood and Madison counties.  Since 1996, the Pigeon River Fund has distributed $6,371,037 in grants. Photo by Harold Blackwood.

Brian Wuertz was awarded a scholarship from the Nelle Crowell Fletcher and G.L. Crowell Fund.  He attends Warren Wilson College and has been a mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters for three years.  He leads Ecoteam, an experiential education program for third grade students, and plays in the jazz band while excelling at his academic pursuits. Learn more.  

“CFWNC and The Fund for Haywood County have granted Haywood Habitat the opportunity to better serve the needs of affordable housing in our community. The grant is much more than a monetary donation. It is a commitment to the hard work of our staff and volunteers, a brighter tomorrow and the profound impact homeownership can have on a family’s life.” 

Katy McLean GouldBoard President, Haywood Habitat for Humanity

CFWNC offers many different giving options and ways to support your favorite nonprofits.  Learn more about creating your legacy.

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