Lake Norman & Mooresville

Business Notes |

The Foundation For The Carolinas is accepting grant applications from nonprofit groups on behalf of the Ginter Foundation.

Grants from $5,000 to $15,000 will be awarded to nonprofit organizations in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area. The funds will be awarded for projects or operating support in the areas of human services, education and children and youth.

Applications must be received at the office of Foundation For The Carolinas no later than 4 p.m. Aug. 15. Grant recipients will be notified in November.

Grant applications are available at (click on 2008 Grant Cycles) or by contacting Ashley Allen at Foundation For The Carolinas, 704-973-4594 or

Grants from the Ginter Foundation benefit nonprofits that address education, culture, health, wellness and human service needs in the Charlotte metropolitan area. The Ginter Foundation is a supporting organization of Foundation For The Carolinas and is governed by a five-member board of trustees. Tiffany R. Leonard