Program areas at Foundation for the Carolinas
Environment and wildlife: disbursed 628 grants to various organizations to support environmental efforts of conservation, education, and other projects.
Health and human services: disbursed 3,461 grants to various organizations offering services for seniors, youth development, housing and shelter, and other community needs.
Education and youth development: disbursed 4,338 grants to various organizations for scholarship programs, educational institutions, and other curriculum programs.
Arts & culture : disbursed 1,059 grants to various organizations providing support to the cultural community through art, history, and education.
Civic activities: disbursed 786 grants to various organizations to support public safety, civil rights, and community improvement.
Religion: disbursed 1,579 grants to support religious organizations.
Animal welfare: disbursed 307 grants to various organizations to support animal care, shelter, and spay and neuter programs.
International, foreign affairs and national security: disbursed 201 grants to various organizations to support international, foreign affairs and national security programs.
Other: disbursed 30 grants to various organizations to support other programs.
Foundation for the Carolinas serves as a catalyst for philanthropic activity in our 13-county region and is a driver for major civic efforts. We offer innovative solutions that help individuals, nonprofits, and companies bring their charitable visions to life. Fftc supports personal and corporate philanthropy through a range of innovative fund and giving options. We also drive nonprofit sustainability through endowment management, customized solutions, and grantmaking. Fftc funds are charged annual administrative fees based on the fair market value of the assets in the fund.