You can make a difference in Mitchell County by making a tax-deductible gift of cash, securities, life insurance or real estate. By pooling your gift with those of your neighbors, you can provide significant support for local needs.

Meet Randy and Louise Hembree

We consider ourselves fortunate to be members of the diverse and vibrant Mitchell County community. We are honored to be able to help when our friends and neighbors need a hand. We know that continued financial support is critical to our nonprofits. The Fund for Mitchell County provides us with a wonderful opportunity to provide assistance now and in the future.

How to Donate

Donate online or send a check made out to "CFWNC" with "Fund for Mitchell County" in the memo line to the address below. (Please note that checks not made out to CFWNC may be returned.)

Mail checks to:

P.O. Box 1101
Spruce Pine, NC 28803
: Fund for Mitchell County

For more information, email Advisory Board Chair Nick Joerling or call him at 828-765-5392.

The Legacy Society

The Legacy Society honors individuals who have arranged for a future gift to our affiliate in the form of a bequest, charitable remainder trust, charitable gift annuity, retirement assets, life insurance, life estate or other deferred contribution. Legacy Society members of The Fund for Mitchell County include:

  • Gina A. Philips

Since 1999, The Fund for Mitchell County, in partnership with The Community Foundation, has awarded 88 grants totaling $720,549.

Thanks to Our Donors (7/1/2017 - 6/30/2018)

  • Ms. Mary K. Anglin
  • Mrs. Beverly Ayscue
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ed Banta
  • Dr. Daniel Barron
  • Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Baucom
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Beach
  • Mr. Robert Heffron and Mr. Robert Bell
  • Dr. and Mrs. George E. Bennett
  • Boones Concrete Supply LLC
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dick Bow
  • Ms. Cynthia Bringle
  • Ms. Edwina Bringle
  • Mr. Charles Buchanan Jr.
  • Mrs. Lindsey Canipe
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Carson
  • Ms. Rebecca Carter
  • Ms. Mary Ellen Davis
  • Mr. A. Christopher Day
  • Mr. and Mrs. Vann Day
  • Mr. and Mrs. Glen DeVos
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dail Dixon
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ed Duncan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Warren C. Edwards
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Felkel
  • Mr. and Mrs. William H. Ford
  • Ms. Lori Gilcrist
  • Mrs. Nyla Greene
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Griffin
  • Mr. and Mrs. Judson Guerard
  • Ms. Rhonda L. Gunter
  • Mr. Stephen Hardesty
  • Mr. and Mrs. C. Randall Hembree
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mitch Hobbs
  • Mr. and Mrs. Keith S. Holtsclaw
  • Mr. Nick Joerling
  • Dr. and Mrs. David Larson
  • Dr. Jennifer Larson
  • Mr. and Mrs. David L. Lindsey
  • Ms. Kate Vogel and Mr. John Littleton
  • Mr. and Mrs. C. Fred W. Manning
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stan Martinkosky
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeff McDowell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Phil McKinney
  • Ms. Jean W. McLaughlin
  • Mr. and Mrs. Allen McMurray
  • Ms. Barbara M. Middleton
  • Dr. and Mrs. Charles Nash
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bryce Percival
  • Mrs. Brenda Pitman
  • Mrs. Becky Plummer
  • Mr. and Mrs. John H. Riley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Doug Rowell
  • Mr. and Mrs. J. Edward Rowell
  • Mr and Mrs. Ron Royer
  • Mrs. Gloria Schulman
  • Dr. and Mrs. Bill Sears
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Sedberry
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Shelton
  • Mr. Chuck Shelton
  • Ms. Gertrude G. Smith
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Sparks
  • Stanley Black Family Fund
  • Mr. and Mrs. William D. Sudduth
  • Ms. Patricia E. Thibodeaux
  • Mrs. Merinda V. Thomas
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mike Tollison
  • Mr. and Mrs. George Vapaa
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Van Der Vorst
  • Drs. Marvin and Diane Walker
  • Ms. Virginia F. Wearn
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Wellborn
  • Mr. and Mrs. David A. Wilson
  • Anonymous

Contact Sheryl Aikman for more information about the Foundation’s Affiliate Program.