Community and Business

A total of 348 community members, including their pets, raced in the High Country’s first #KeepBooneHealthy Virtual Walk/Run/Just Move on Saturday, April 25th. The event raised $7,498.50of funds to be allocated between 9 of our local nonprofits working to serve the community during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

A total of 33 local restaurants and food distribution sites served a reported 10,293 meals during the fourth #KeepBooneHealthy Takeout Tuesday, held on April 21st.

State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) and the SECU Foundation are partnering with The Salvation Army to help the non-profit deliver emergency services to North Carolinians impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.

The Church of the Holy Cross in Valle Crucis is accepting grant applications from nonprofits in the area for Valle Country Fair Grants until May 30.