Salisbury-Rowan Community Foundation Grants

Salisbury-Rowan Community Foundation

2020 Total Grants: $260,000

$10,000 to Appleseed Early Childhood Education to provide seedling touchpads to children 0-4 to encourage early childhood learning

$10,000 to Bell Tower Green to help complete the last phase of a central park in downtown Salisbury

$3,500 to Bread Riot to provide food for families in need

$4,000 to Catawba College to purchase solar compactor bins

$2,500 to Center for Faith & the Arts for their Class Act Program

$5,000 to City of Salisbury for the Dixonville-Lincoln Memorial

$5,000 to City of Salisbury for the Salisbury Public Art Committee History and Art Trail

$10,000 to Communities In Schools of Rowan County for general operating support

$9,000 to Community Care Clinic of Rowan County to provide staffing for 10 dental clinics

$10,000 to Faith N Action for their Every Father & Family initiative

$1,500 to Faithful Friends Animal Sanctuary for Camp Pawtastic

$10,000 to Family Crisis Council of Rowan to provide individual counseling for families in need

$1,000 to Gemstones and Compass Leadership Academy to provide food and essentials for their food pantry

$2,000 to Girl Scouts, Hornets' Nest Council to provide leadership development for girls in Rowan County

$6,000 to Happy's Farm for their "Happy's Hut" which serves food and ice cream

$5,000 to Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower North Carolina to provide an online program to help students with mental and emotional health

$10,000 to Meals on Wheels of Rowan to provide food for homebound seniors

$2,500 to National Inventors Hall of Fame for their Camp Invention STEM programs in partnership with Rowan-Salisbury School System

$7,000 to Nazareth Child & Family Connection to provide substance abuse treatment services

$2,000 to NC Transportation Museum to purchase equipment for live-stream videos and presentations for educational programming

$10,000 to Partners In Learning Child Development and Family Resource Center for their Include Me project that will ensure that the children with special needs in our community have continued access to quality, inclusive, early care, and education

$10,000 to Piedmont Players Theatre for theater and education space improvements

$3,500 to Pops at the Post for the North Carolina Symphony "Education Concert"

$10,000 to Power Cross to support CAVE: Center Academic Vision & Excellence

$10,000 to Prevent Child Abuse Rowan to support parent & group therapy services

$3,500 to Rowan County Crosby Scholars Community Partnership for the Crosby Scholars Academy Program

$5,000 to Rowan County Literacy Council for their youth literacy program

$5,000 to Rowan Economic Development Commission to support the Rowan Jobs Board

$10,000 to Rowan Helping Ministries to assist local residents with housing and water

$5,000 to Rowan Museum for the exhibit titled "Acknowledging Racism in Salisbury-Rowan History"

$10,000 to Rowan Regional Medical Center Foundation for a breast screening and diagnostic program

$10,000 to Rowan-Cabarrus YMCA for their Open Doors - Financial Assistance program

$4,000 to Rufty-Holmes Senior Center to provide mobility assistance to seniors

$5,000 to Salisbury Symphony for their Pops at the Post 2021 - a free concert for the public

$2,000 to Special Olympics North Carolina for the Special Olympics Rowan County: Partner Up Power Up program

$5,000 to St. John's Lutheran Church to bring the play "The Talk" to Salisbury as a community show that invites dialog about race and provides an opportunity for various groups to create actionable solutions to racial injustice and misunderstandings

$5,000 to The Pedal Factory for their Earn A Bike Program

$3,000 to THREE WIDE Foundation to provide food, clothing and backpacks for children in need

$5,000 to University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to provide college advising in Rowan County high schools

$2,000 to Volunteers of America of the Carolinas to provide supportive services for veterans families in North Carolina

$7,500 to Waterworks Visual Arts Center for "Spring: New Beginnings" exhibition, interpretive materials, a Makerspace, professional artist workshop, an artist lecture series, and four Family Art Day sessions

$6,000 to Young Life of Rowan County for their Young Life Mentorship Training Program

$5,000 to Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rowan County for their FCA Leadership Program

$2,500 to Pregnancy Support Center to purchase supplies to assist mothers