IMG 9683The Moore County Community Foundation, established in 1996, awarded $92,600 in local grants from its community grantmaking fund in August. 

"These grants are important to our community and our quality of life,” said J. Hugh Bingham, board president.

“Critical programs would not be possible without the generosity of many individuals and organizations that have supported Moore County’s community fund.”

There were over 30 nonprofit recipients this year, ranging from the Arts Council of Moore County to the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC to the Moore County Historical Association. 

Read more about the Moore County Community Foundation, its community grantmaking fund, and how to donate on the NCCF website. 


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