2018 Community Enrichment and Special Focus Grants


Albemarle Development Corporation
$3,000.00 for the OBX Dementia Task Force Caregivers’ Conference

American Red Cross
$2,200.00 for Home Fire Campaign — Smoke Alarm Installation Event

Beach Food Pantry
$15,726.49 for “Building on Past Successes”

Community Care Clinic of Dare
$7,414.40 for Telephonic and Security Hardware Network Update

Dare County Schools
$3,150.00 for Assistive Technology Devices

Dare County Youth Orchestra
$3,866.00 for Virginia Symphony Workshop and Concert

Don & Catharine Bryan Cultural Series
$5,000.00 for “Creole for Kidz” in Dare County Schools

Elizabeth R & Company
$10,000.00 for “Opera on the OBX”

Elizabethan Gardens
$15,000.00 for Discovery Center Outdoor Garden Classroom

Feline Hope Animal Shelter
$1,000.00 for Shelter Repairs

Food for Thought
$7,000.00 for Expansion of Dare County Secondary Schools’ Mini-Pantries

Friends of the Outer Banks History Center
$3,282.50 for Southern Shores Flat Top Documentation Initiative

Frisco Native American Museum & Natural History Center
$2,500.00 for Marketing Mini-Grant for the Frisco Native American Museum Endowment
$2,000.00 for Video Contest — First Place

Hatteras Island Community Emergency Response Team
$3,295.00 for Emergency Response Equipment Project

Hatteras Island Wildlife Rehabilitation, Inc.
$1,000.00 for Critical Care Unit to Rehabilitate Wildlife

Interfaith Community Outreach
$24,592.50 for Expanding ICO Cancer Outreach
$1,000.00 for Video Contest — Second Place

MANE and TAILL Therapeutic Horsemanship Academy
$20,000.00 for “Riding for Change and Creating Memories”

North Carolina Aquarium Society
$1,000.00 for Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Equipment for the Roanoke Island Aquarium

North Carolina Coastal Federation
$3,000.00 for “Environmental Exploration OBX”

$1,895.50 for Feral Cat Neuter/Spay Support and Care

Ocracoke Community Radio
$500.00 for Video Contest — Third Place

Ocracoke Preservation Society
$15,000.00 for Odd Fellows Lodge Stabilization Project

Outer Banks Center for Dolphin Research
$4,588.00 for Monitoring Dolphins to Promote Conservation and Community Awareness

Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce
$1,000.00 for Leadership OBX Nonprofit Scholarships

Outer Banks Family YMCA
$25,000.00 for Locker Room Renovation

Outer Banks Repeater Association
$8,860.00 for Repeater Replacement, Relocation, and Technology Upgrade

Pea Island Preservation Society
$29,579.98 for “Freedmen, Surfmen, Heroes”

Special Olympics Dare County
$5,000.00 for Equipment Replacement after Hurricane Michael



For a list of donor-advised grants, please see our annual report.