The board of advisors of Jackson County Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications from area nonprofits serving general needs in the local community.

Grants will be awarded from the community grantmaking fund and typically range from $1,500 - $2,500. Special consideration will be given to organizations addressing the opioid crisis in Jackson County. 

Applications are available online. 

Visit nccommunityfoundation.org for information about applying. 

The deadline for applications is noon Aug. 6.

For further information, contact NCCF Regional Director Katie Crumpler at 538-4299 or kcrumpler@nccommunityfoundation.org or visit the NCCF website at nccommunityfoundation.org.