The board of advisors of the Ashe County Community Foundation has announced $1,840 in local grant awards from its community grant making fund and $4,140 from the Daniel Lee “Dan” Eldreth Memorial Endowment.

The Ashe Post and Times reports $1,140 was presented to Ashe County Public Library for Fresh Reads.

$1,000 to Ashe Services for Aging.

$840 to Blue Ridge Resource Conservation & Development Council for Todd Community Pollinator Garden.

$500 to Lost Province Center for the Cultural Arts for general operating support.

$1,000 to North Carolina Symphony for Adopt-a-School for Ashe County Students program.

And $1,000 to Prevent Blindness North Carolina for Star Pupils Ashe County.

$500 to Hospital Hospitality House of Winston Salem (SECU Family House) for the Family Financial Assistance Fund.

The Ashe County Community Foundation is a growing family of philanthropic funds, source of grants for local causes and partner for donors.

The ACCF was founded in 1995 and is led by a local volunteer advisory board that helps build community assets through the creation of permanent endowments, makes grants and leverages leadership – all for the benefit of Ashe County.

Learn more at NCCommunityFoundation.org.