Grants available from Salisbury-Rowan Community Foundation

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 30, 2018

Foundation for the Carolinas

SALISBURY — The Salisbury-Rowan Community Foundation is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for its 2018 grants program.

Grants will be awarded for projects and programs that address a community need and benefit residents of Salisbury or Rowan County.

Priority will be given to projects and programs in the following areas:

• Arts and culture.

• Kindergarten-12th grade public education.

• Higher education.

• Environment.

• Human services.

• Animal welfare.

The foundation will award grants of as much as $10,000 to eligible organizations. Most previous awards range from $2,500 to $8,000.

Award amounts will be determined based on the merit of the project and available money. Applicants must be eligible organizations — nonprofit organizations, congregations, government and education institutions — located and serving Salisbury and Rowan County residents.

To register and begin the application process, visit

Completed applications must be submitted by noon Sept. 21. The system will not accept late submissions.

Contact Alexis Owens with questions at 704-973-4568 or