The 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.
Like much of Moore County around it, Pinehurst Resort is becoming younger.
“We’ve definitely noticed the shift in demographics in Moore County", says Tom Pashley. Pashley, 49, moved to Pinehurst in the late 1990s and, after a series of roles with Pinehurst Resort, became its president in 2014.
“Younger families are moving to the area and adding a new vitality to the communit...
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From the land of the River Thames and Buckingham Palace, Jack McClelland, a native Londoner, has traveled far and wide (with golf clubs in tow) to reach his cherished destination in Moore County, the “Home of American Golf”.
In contrast, Jack’s wife Melody is a native of Southern Pines, so she has long had a passion for the Sandhills and her love of Southern Pines runs deep.&...
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