The Foundation currently concentrates its grant making on proposals from non-profit organizations in Davie County. Proposals must benefit our citizens.
In an effort to strengthen community leadership, requests for Capacity Building and strengthening of non-profit organizations will be considered.
Community Grants are made twice a year through a competitive application process.
Application Deadlines are February 1st and August 1st
Click here to complete a Community Grant Report.
$271,464 awarded for Davie Projects & Organizations!
Thanks to the Community Fund endowments already established at the Davie Community Foundation, important grants and investments were made by the Board of Directors for 2022.
|A Storehouse for Jesus||Feeding the Hungry - food purchased for distribution to clients||$7,500|
|Cognition of Davie County, Inc.||Capacity Building - support to build operational capacity for the new children's museum and makerspace||$30,000|
|Cognition of Davie County, Inc.||Makerspace equipment - Glowforge laser cutter & laptop; 3-D printers (2) & computer; Compound light microscopes (2)||$15,383|
|Cooleemee Elementary School||In Honor of Larry Coble's Leadership Development W/Cooleemee Town Bd||$5,000|
|Davie American Little League||Equip, Empower, Mentor Coaches - skill-drills, parent engagement, practice plans & positive coaching & training skills as part of a new standard of excellence||$2,290|
|Davie County Schools||2-week Summer STEM Pipeline Camp - 50 - 7th & 8th Grade students||$15,000|
|Davie County Schools||Pitsco hands-on STEM labs for 6th & 7th Grade in all 3 middle schools||$40,000|
|Davie County Schools||Leadership Development - 2 principals & 2 directors; Executive Coaching & Leadership Development||$26,400|
|Davie County Schools||Math Conference for 15 & Professional Development for all K-8 Math Teachers||$3,250|
|Davie County Senior Services||Robotic Therapy Pets for Seniors with Alzheimer or Dementia||$2,380|
|DCS - Cooleemee & Pinebrook||Class Set of Ukuleles||$1,833|
|Davie Family YMCA||2nd & 3rd Grade Swim||$15,000|
|Family Promise||Annual rent for static shelter for 2 families at The Bridge (no longer moving from church to church)||$15,000|
|Farmington Community Assoc, Inc||Capacity Building - support to build operational capacity for this small non-profit||$20,000|
|IGNITE DAVIE College Promise||Year 4 of 5 year commitment to the IGNITE DAVIE College Promise Program for Davie County residents.||$20,000|
|Milling Manor, Inc.||Tools for Independent Living - Ring doorbells & Induction range & pots for 8 apartments for persons with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities||$14,147|
|North Davie Middle School||National Conference registration for 6 staff - using the "House" system for all grades to build a positive school culture. Everyone is part of a "house".||$6,000|
|Smart Start of Davie County||Nurturing Parenting Program - parenting classes for families with children 0 to 5. Promotes zero tolerance for the maltreatment of children||$9,000|
|Smith Grove UMC||Food Ministry with weekly food distribution in William R Davie area (considered a food dessert)||$13,281|
|South, North, Ellis Middle & Davie High||The Book is Better - books for all 4 schools related to Netflix, Hulu & Amazon show series and graphic novels to encourage reading||$10,000|