2023 Inaugural Grant Program Recipients

2023 Inaugural Grant Program Recipients

Camber Foundation is excited to announce a total of $1,250,000 in grants to 31 organizations as a result of our Inaugural Grant Program supporting Eastern North Carolina in the areas of Health & Wellness, Education, and Economic Development.

Health & Wellness

GranteeGrant Amount County(ies) Served
Access East $40,000 Duplin; Greene; Lenoir; Pitt  
Albemarle Hopeline, Inc.$35,000Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, Perquimans
Beaufort County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired$35,000Beaufort, Hyde, Martin, Pamlico, Washington
Cancer Services of Eastern North Carolina$35,000Pitt and 23 surrounding Eastern North Carolina counties
Coastal Horizons$30,000Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender
Columbus County DREAM Center, Inc.$35,000Columbus
Community Care Clinic of Dare$50,000Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hyde, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell
Cumberland HealthNET$35,000Cumberland
Hispanic Federation, Inc. $50,000Bladen, Duplin, Jones, Lenoir, Pender, Sampson, Wayne
Hope Clinic $50,000Beaufort,  Craven, Pamlico
Kids First, Inc. Child Advocacy Center$35,000Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Pasquotank, Perquimans
NC FIELD, Inc. $50,000Duplin, Greene, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Nash, Wayne, Wilson
Robeson County Church and Community Center $50,000Robeson
Safe Haven of Pender, Inc. $35,000Duplin, Pender


GranteeGrant Amount County(ies) Served
Bertie County Hive House$30,000Bertie
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne County$35,000Wayne
Cape Fear Literacy Council$30,000Brunswick, Columbus,  New Hanover, Pender
Casa Azul de Wilson$50,000Edgecombe, Lenoir, Nash, Wayne, Wilson
Diversity Nurtures Achievements Community Youth Center$35,000Duplin
Hill Family Farm Education Center Inc.$40,000Edgecombe, Halifax, Nash
Koinonia Community Solutions$50,000Martin, Pitt
Partners in Ministry$30,000Robeson, Scotland
Ripple Effects Group$50,000Edgecombe, Halifax, Nash, Wilson
Simply Girls$35,000Cumberland, Harnett, Johnston, Sampson
Strategic Twin Counties Education Partnership$50,000Edgecombe, Nash

Economic Development

GranteeGrant AmountCounty(ies) Served
A Better Chance A Better Community $40,000Halifax and 16 surrounding Eastern North Carolina counties
Array Community Development Corporation $30,000Carteret and 28 surrounding Eastern North Carolina counties
Kinston Teens, Inc.$40,000Lenoir
Men and Women United for Youth & Families, CDC $50,000Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, Pender
Prospera North Carolina$50,000Duplin, New Hanover, Sampson
Waccamaw Siouan Tribe, Inc.$40,000Bladen, Columbus

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