of more than $1 million.
YCCF annually awards grants to local nonprofits from the Yadkin County Legacy Fund, a general purpose community fund established to serve as a permanent source of support for nonprofits in Yadkin County. In 2015, YCCF has awarded nearly $25,000 in grants and scholarships from all 17 endowment funds.
Guest speaker for the dinner will be Jennifer Tolle Whiteside, CEO of NC Community Foundation. The theme for this year’s banquet is “Making a REAL difference in Yadkin County.”
Lasky added that all of the money raised at the Nov. 10 dinner will be eligible for matching funds as part of the Chairman’s Challenge.
To RSVP, contact Lisa Drum on 336-469-3201, or Hope Hardy by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org. For general information on the YCCF, contact John Willingham on 336-679-4440, ext. 205, or by e-mail at email@example.com.