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hcws endowments for the arts

Each year, donations are made to the NC Community Foundation in the name of High Country Watermedia Society (HCWS).

HCWS directs these funds to non-profit organizations located in the counties represented by our members on an annual basis.

Examples of organizations and schools that have received funding for special projects are:  

For more information about donating to the endowment or applying for a grant, please contact Bettie Bond 828-264-4275.

-  Elkland School Art Center
-  Friends of the Watauga Count Public Library
-  Children's Playhouse 
-  Watauga Project on Aging
-  Children's Playhouse

-  Valle Crucis School
-  Parkway School
-  Watauga River Partners
-  Watercolor Society of North Carolina
-  Brushes for Vincent

  - To download HCWS Art Endowment  DONATION form, 

  - To download HCWS Art Endowment GRANT APPLICATION