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BRCF Awards Scholarships to Class of 2021

The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for 2017.  The six students pictured below will join the current twenty scholarship recipients for a total of twenty-two scholarships awarded for the 2017-2018 academic year. This includes the third recipient of the Jane and Dan Wolfe Scholarship – Chloe Shaut, the second recipient of the Nancy and […]

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Blowing Rock Community Foundation Announces Grant Recipients

BLOWING ROCK, NC – The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is excited to announce its approval of the organizations receiving grants this year. A total of $38,080 will be given to the following organizations: · Appalachian Regional Healthcare System · Blowing Rock Appearance Advisory Commission (BRAAC) · Blowing Rock Art and History Museum (BRAHM) · Blowing Rock Cares · Blowing Rock […]

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BRCF Awards Scholarships to Class of 2020

The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for 2016.  The six students pictured will join the current twenty scholarship recipients for a total of twenty-six scholarships awarded for the 2016-2017 academic year. This includes the second recipient of the Jane and Dan Wolfe Scholarship – Nick Novacek. Four scholarship recipients will graduate this May – […]

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BRCF Awards Scholarships to Class of 2019

The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for 2015. The six students pictured below will join the current eighteen scholarship recipients for a total of twenty-four scholarships awarded for the 2015-2016 academic year. This includes the first recipient of the Nancy and David Rankin Scholarship – Sarah Gailes, and the third recipient of the Stevens […]

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2015 Scholarship Recipients Announced!

Congratulations to the 2015 Scholarship Recipients!     Tucker Chasteen     Austin Northern     Rachel Norwood     Lily Weeks     Haley Banks Harwood (Stevens Scholarship – $15,000)     Sarah Gailes (Rankin Scholarship – $10,000)

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Blowing Rock Community Foundation Announces Grant Recipients

The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014–2015 grants. The mission of the Foundation is to raise and award charitable contributions to non-profit (501c3) organizations, as well as scholarships which benefit the community of Blowing Rock. The Foundation’s Board of Trustees annually approves all project grants and scholarships based on documented need and merit. […]

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Extraordinary Gift Enhances Scholarships

The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is excited to announce the receipt of an extraordinary gift from the Estate of Dan and Jane Wolfe. Dan and Jane Wolfe were long time seasonal residents of Blowing Rock. Both Dan and Jane worked tirelessly for the Blowing Rock Community, especially the Blowing Rock Community Foundation, and the young people of our community. Following […]

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Scholarship Recipients Update

First Scholarship Graduate Initially one full scholarship (including tuition, room and board, and books) was awarded by the Blowing Rock Community Foundation.  Amber Teague Bratt was the first Foundation student to complete her undergraduate degree.  She graduated from Appalachian State University in August, 1999 with a degree in geography and a concentration in geographic information systems. You are getting *Cogniflex […]

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24th Annual Community Service Day

August 12 – 18, 2012 Charity Golf & Tennis Tournaments, Bridge, and Groovy Nights – Service Day This is the 24th year Blowing Rock Community Foundation has joined with Blowing Rock Country Club to raise money to benefit the community of Blowing Rock. A week of fun events supports this worthy cause – Golf and Tennis Tournaments, Groovy Nights, Bridge […]

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