Community grants are available from the Jackson County Community Foundation.

The board of advisors of the JCCF is accepting grant applications from nonprofits serving needs in the community.

Grants will be awarded from the community grantmaking fund. Grants typically range from $1,500-3,000.

Visit for information about applying.

The deadline for applications is Tuesday, Aug. 10 at noon.

Grants are not available for regranting purposes, capital campaigns, capital improvements, out-of-state travel or for individuals.

Funds are awarded by the board of advisors of the JCCF, an affiliate of the N.C. Community Foundation.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for our nonprofits to expand their impact in our local community,” said Ken Torok, board president. “We are excited to partner with our nonprofit community to continue supporting Jackson.”

For more information, contact Tyran Hill, NCCF program officer, at; call 772-1886; or visit the NCCF website at