Cherokee and Clay County Trust Grant

Dub and Murray Martin Cherokee and Clay County Trust


Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $5,000

Anticipated deadline: Apr 15, 2019

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach

Location of project: Counties in North Carolina: Cherokee County, Clay County

Location of residency: United States

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Overview:

Cherokee and Clay County Trust Grant

The Dub and Murray Martin Cherokee and Clay County Trust was established by W.J. “Dub” Martin of Cherokee County, North Carolina in 1973. Through the trust, Mr. Martin wished to support charitable causes that would benefit the residents of Cherokee County and Clay County, North Carolina.

Average giving

  • Average grant size: $1,000 to $5,000  
  • Average number of grants per year: 15
  • Average total giving per year: $35,000

Mission

To promote the well being and improve the lives of the residents of Cherokee County and Clay County, North Carolina. 

Program areas 

  • Arts, culture, and humanities 
  • Education
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Public/society benefit
  • Religion

Programs and focus areas  

  • Educational programs.
  • The support and maintenance of churches.
  • Retirement homes or assisted living facilities.
  • Children’s homes or orphanages.
  • Financial assistance to individuals in need.
  • Care for individuals burdened with diseases.
  • Provide services to victims of domestic violence.

States served

North Carolina 

Geographic limitations 

Grants are only made to institutions, organizations, or projects primarily located or domiciled in Cherokee County or Clay County, North Carolina.

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Eligibility:

  • Grant requirements
    • Organizations must qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal 
    • Organizations or projects must be primarily located in Cherokee County or Clay County, North Carolina.
    • Applications must be submitted through the online grant application form or alternative accessible application designed for assistive technology users.

Preferences:

  • Preference may be given to requests for the following:
    • To assist deserving young people in securing education.
    • To advance the education of superior and gifted students.
    • To provide financial assistance to individuals in need.
    • For the support and maintenance of churches.
    • For the support of retirement homes or assisted living facilities.
    • For the support of children's homes or orphanages.
    • To care for worthy individuals by providing relief from disease and want.
    • To help victims of domestic violence.

Ineligibility:

  • Limitations
    • The foundation does not grant funds directly to individuals. 
    • Grants will not be made to organizations supported or assisted by the Federal or State Government.
    • Grants will not be made to charitable movements of wide local and national appeal which are assured of adequate support through organized public appeal.
    • Political activities
    • Loans
    • Fundraising events including dinners, benefits, and athletic events.
  • Program limitations
    • No distributions may be made to any project, institution, or organization which is supported or assisted by the federal or state government.   
    • Grants are not made to charitable movements of wide local and national appeal, including national charities, local community funds and other similar causes which obtain adequate support through organized public fundraising. 


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