Invest in Blowing Rock
Blowing Rock must have a significant and sustainable source of capital if it is to realize the visions and goals set forth by our town leaders and town residents. Invest in Blowing Rock’s future by making a tax deductible gift to The Village Foundation of Blowing Rock.
To accomplish the Mission of The Village Foundation of Blowing Rock, the Foundation Directors have agreed:
To encourage collaboration among, and where appropriate, to partner with Town government, the TDA, local non-profits, and local for-profit businesses, in order to expand and improve community and tourism infrastructure and overall community desirability as a place to visit, live, work and play.
To advocate for the Blowing Rock community in order to create and sustain significant funding from individuals, families, businesses, foundations, and governmental and non-governmental organizations, and from creative and sustainable funding mechanisms
To identify community needs and develop the plans and means to meet those needs
To receive such funding for designated local projects and programs consistent with the Mission of the Foundation, as well for the establishment of a permanent, unrestricted endowment, as donors may direct from time to time
To solicit, consider and act upon grant applications for funding initiatives consistent with, and in furtherance of the Mission of the Foundation
To monitor, manage and oversee the disbursement of funds designated by donors for specific local projects and programs in order that such funds will be utilized in the most efficient and effective manner possible