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Community Foundation of Henderson County

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Community Foundation of Henderson County is a community foundation based in Hendersonville, NC that was founded in 1982. As of 2019 they had $10 million in revenue and $111 million in assets.

Helping people who care make lasting contributions to causes that matter, community foundation of henderson county is a highly visible, philanthropic leader directed by an engaged and committed board, staffed by qualified employees, empowering donors ...

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Program areas at Community Foundation of Henderson County

Founded in 1982, community foundation of henderson county serves the entire community by receiving, managing, distributing funds for charitable purposes, and consultation on charitable programs to fulfill donor's wishes, contributions may be pooled and invested, so that the income provides a permanent source of grant monies for general or specific purposes. The foundation awards grants through both competitive and non-competitive processes with the greatest number of grants being non-competitive, including designated and donor advised grants. Grants were awarded to 247 organizations representing a broad spectrum of services, grants are categorized into eight program areas: animal care, arts and culture, civic and community affairs, conservation, education, health, human services and other. The foundation uses strategies on convening community interests; engage leadership, volunteers and organizations to work collaboratively on community issues.

The foundation was originally founded with funds designated for scholarship purposes. Over the years, this area of focus has grown to now include 108 scholarship funds. The foundation administers a scholarship program that each year helps local students pursue their dreams and goals at colleges, universities, and trade or technical schools. In the fiscal year 2018-2019, academic awards and scholarships were awarded to 218 individuals primarily in henderson county, north carolina. The majority of the foundation scholarships are based on academic ability and financial need. However, some scholarships have specific eligibility requirements based on the donor's charitable desires. Actual awards vary depending upon the available income in each individual scholarship fund.

Form 990s for Community Foundation of Henderson County

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Feb 13, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2017-06Dec 27, 2017990View PDF
2016-06Feb 17, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 29, 2016990View PDF
...and seven more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Community Foundation of Henderson County

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,623,994
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$3,571,491
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,400
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,143,829
Net income from fundraising events$42,502
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$10,383,216

Vendors for Community Foundation of Henderson County

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MailChimpMarketing software2020-06-16
██████ █ █Tax accounting2014-12-04

Personnel at Community Foundation of Henderson County

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
McCray BensonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$137,370June 16, 2020
Rachel BuchananChief Financial Officer$77,607June 16, 2020
█████ █████Donor Services Manager-June 16, 2020
██████ ██████Controller / Accountant and Systems Manager-June 16, 2020
████ ████████Vice Chairperson$0June 16, 2020
█████ ████████Treasurer$0June 16, 2020
█████ ██ ██████Chairperson$0June 16, 2020
███ █████ ███Past Chair$0June 16, 2020
█████ ██████Past Treasurer$0June 30, 2017
████████ ████Secretary$0June 30, 2016
...and three more key personnel

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