Pisgah Health Foundation Announces Awards in Second Cycle

In the second grant cycle, with special consideration given to Buncombe, Haywood, and Madison counties, the Foundation approved 34 programs awarding over 2 million dollars. Grants announced were awarded in the following areas: Childhood Education:  $233,387 Food and Food Insecurity:  $704,744 Health Determinants:  $458,095 Housing Quality and Homelessness:  $567,298 Social Cohesion:  $110,470 Given our strategic […]

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United Way of Henderson County Grant Approval Announcement

Pisgah Health Foundation has approved United Way of Henderson County for funding of hygiene kits for Henderson County Public School students.  UWHC is committed to assisting Henderson County schools as they are operating with new costs and severely stretched budgets. Associate Superintendent of Schools John Bryant, the Board’s immediate past president, is an invaluable liaison […]

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Pisgah Health Foundation Awards Grant To Boys & Girls Club-Brevard NC

The Boys & Girls Club typically registers over 400 diverse youth for their full-day summer program that provides two hot meals, academic, health & wellness and character-building programming. “On behalf of the Pisgah Health Foundation, it’s very special to be able to provide this opportunity for so many at risk children in our Community.  This […]

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Transylvania County Rapid Response Grant

Pisgah Health Foundation has approved a COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund grant to Transylvania County for Personal Protection Equipment (PPE). Masks and Goggles will be purchased with the grant money and provided to departments in Transylvania County including first responders, medical officials, and others. Pisgah Health Foundation is proud to support Transylvania County in the attempts […]

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Grant Approval Notice: Medical Loan Closet

Pisgah Health Foundation has approved a $5,000 COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund request to The Medical Loan Closet of Henderson County. This nonprofit organization provides low-cost loans of durable medical equipment to residents of Henderson and surrounding counties. Local medical, rehabilitation, and therapy facilities regularly refer patients, many in an urgent and emergency situation.  Executive Director […]

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Grant Approval Notice: Early Learning Center

Pisgah Health Foundation has approved Early Learning Centers grant request to supply childcare for essential workers.  On behalf of Irene Wortham Center (IWC), the grant through the Pisgah Health Foundation COVID-19 Rapid Response fund is to support the Early Learning Center’s childcare programming for low-income families during the pandemic.  The ELC is keeping two classrooms […]

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PHF Announces Inaugural Grant Awards Allocations

The Pisgah Health Foundation (previously known as the Transylvania Regional Hospital Foundation) announces its inaugural grant award allocations. The new awards focus on Social Determinant of Health programs in Transylvania and Henderson Counties, a geographic priority for the first grant cycle. Funding for this grant window was graciously provided through proceeds from the sale of […]

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