How to Apply for Grants

Cumberland Community Foundation will be accepting applications for the 2017 grant cycle. Applications will be available January 17, 2017. The deadline to apply is February 17, 2017. 

All organizations intending to apply must attend a grant information session unless someone from the organization attended a session in June 2016 at the start of the prior grant cycle. The grant information session is designed to help you to learn about funding opportunities, eligibility, and application guidelines. These sessions will be held in the CCF Board Room (308 Green Street) at the dates and times listed below.

  • January 17, Noon – 1pm
  • January 20, Noon – 1pm 
  •  January 26, 4pm – 5pm
  • January 31, 4pm – 5pm
  • February 10, Noon – 1pm

Registration is limited to two participants per organization. Grant information sessions are free and open to the public, but registration is required.

There are two ways to register:

  1. Send an email to and include the date you will attend, the name of your charitable organization, and the contact information (name, phone number, and email address) of each attendee.
  2. Call 910-483-4449 ext. 102 to register by phone.

Click here to see a listing of each 2016-2017 Community Grants opportunity.  Note: Grants highlighted grey will not be available for the grant cycle that begins in January 17, 2017. 


Click below to view the applications for the three grant opportunities that are available in the current grant cycle.

2017 Endowment Partner Operating Support Grants Application 

2017 Thomas and Edith Wood Alzheimer’s Support Application

2017 Faces in the Community Endowment Application


Tel: (910) 483-4449
Fax: (910) 483-2905
Mailing Address:
PO Box 2345,
Fayetteville, NC 28302
Physical Address: 308 Green St.,
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(Parking and entrance in the back)

Federal Tax ID #: 58-1406831