Foundation News

September 30, 2022

Local Foundation adds Credit Union member scholarships

Local Foundation of NC now administers three scholarships, available to LGFCU and Civic members. 

August 26, 2022

Local Foundation names grant recipients for Q3

Two NC nonprofits each receive $25,000 to better NC communities

June 17, 2022

Credit union groups volunteer with Local Foundation grant recipient

Credit Union volunteers help process donated clothing at Note in the Pocket

May 20, 2022

Three NC nonprofits awarded grants in Local Foundation's Q2 grant period

Local Foundation of NC awards grants of $25,000 each to community-focused nonprofits.

March 23, 2022

Local Foundation of NC Awards First Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits

Two N.C. nonprofits awarded $25,000 each during Local Foundation’s first round of grants.

January 18, 2022

Two North Carolina Credit Unions partner to launch a new Foundation

"Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) and Civic Federal Credit Union, have partnered to launch the Local Foundation of North Carolina. The Foundation’s mission aligns with the missions of both Credit Unions and avails funding to strengthen local communities."

January 7, 2022

Watch the Local Foundation Ribbon Cutting

Learn how the Local Foundation can help nonprofits serving North Carolinians and hear from the Foundation’s funding partners in this brief video.

December 15, 2021

Local Foundation of NC, New Community Resource

The launch of Local Foundation of NC, made possible through funding by Local Government Federal Credit Union and Civic Federal Credit Union, will provide local organizations with funding opportunities and serve as a community resource. 

Local Foundation of NC will award community grants up to the amount of $25,000 to nonprofits that focus on one or more of the following causes: health care, housing, human services and hunger. The first grant application process will be December 15, 2021 through February 1, 2022.