By Submitted Story on January 16, 2020
Loismary Hoehne, CDCF board president and CDWF co-chair, thanked the community for its continued support of the Currituck-Dare Community Foundation. “We are proud to support these nonprofit programs that are so vital to the community,” she said.
“We are grateful to the many generous individuals, businesses and organizations that have supported our work to inspire philanthropy across our community,” said Janet Colegrove, CDWF co-chair.
This year the groups granted:
About the Currituck-Dare Women’s Fund
The Currituck-Dare Women’s Fund is a program of the North Carolina Community Foundation designed to maximize women’s leadership in philanthropy by engaging and educating its membership, increasing charitable contributions and strengthening communities through the impact of collective giving. The annual grant focus is on women and children in Currituck and Dare counties.
About the Currituck-Dare Community Foundation
An affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation, the Currituck-Dare Community Foundation is a growing family of philanthropic funds, source of grants for local causes and partner for donors. The CDCF was founded in 1999 and is led by a local volunteer advisory board that helps build community assets through the creation of permanent endowments, makes grants and leverages leadership – all for the benefit of Currituck and Dare counties.
The CDCF board advises the Currituck-Dare Community Fund, the unrestricted community grantmaking fund, to support local needs. The competitive grants program is held on an annual basis. Advisory board members live and work in Currituck and Dare counties, positioning them to strategically leverage resources, meet local needs and access opportunities. In addition to Hoehne, board members include: Jane Oden (vice president), Di Small (secretary and treasurer), Janet Colegrove, Sheila Davies, Nina Foster, Scott Foster, Cynthia Jarvis, Sophie Jordan, Daniel La Rue, Vickie Smith Moore, Hannah Robinson, Daria Teutonico and Ginger Webster.
The Currituck-Dare Community Foundation, through the NC Community Foundation, makes it easy to become a philanthropist, whatever your means or charitable goals. You can open an endowment for your favorite cause at any time – or contribute to an existing fund in any amount. Tax-deductible contributions, made payable to Currituck-Dare Community Foundation, can be mailed to the North Carolina Community Foundation, 3737 Glenwood Ave. Suite 460, Raleigh, NC 27612. Contributions can also be made online at nccommunityfoundation.org.
About the North Carolina Community Foundation
The NCCF is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has administered more than $161 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $284 million in assets, NCCF sustains more than 1,300 endowments established to provide long-term support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions and scholarships. The NCCF partners with a network of affiliate foundations to provide local resource allocation and community assistance across the state. An important component of NCCF’s mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional and national levels. For more information, visit nccommunityfoundation.org.
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