The Polk County Community Foundation Inc.




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www.polkccf.org

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Recent News from Polk County Community Foundation


Greene Corner Park repairs underway - The Tryon Daily Bulletin
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

Funding for its upkeep is provided by the Kirby Endowment Fund at Polk County Community Foundation. Robert Lange, local historian and...more

Polk County Sheriff's Office to provide Thanksgiving meals for Polk County Schools families ...
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

Polk County Community Foundation appoints new CEO. Polk County Sheriff's Office to provide ... Polk County Community Foundation appoints new...more

Friends of the band - The Tryon Daily Bulletin
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

Thanks to the generous grant from the Polk County Community Foundation, the Cadets were able to begin the season with one week of rehearsals, thereby...more

Polk County Community Foundation Leadership Transition - The Tryon Daily Bulletin
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

Elizabeth Nager, President & CEO of the Polk County Community Foundation for the past 21 years, has informed the Foundation's Board of Directors of...more

Honoring those who have lost their battles - The Tryon Daily Bulletin
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

The movement is done free through generous donors, the Polk County Sheriff's Office and the Polk County Community...more

The Depot Garden did not shut down
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

The Tryon Garden Cub is so thankful for the Polk County Community Foundation's continued support of our Civic Beautification...more

Hiking challenge lets kids explore the great outdoors in Saluda, surrounding area
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

... offered by the Saluda Community Land Trust, recently received a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation to help kids ages 5-16 and...more

Saluda holds a Perry Como Christmas
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

The Polk County Community Foundation is an exclusive sponsor of Saluda Train Tales. Donations and memberships to the Saluda Historic...more

Grammy-nominated singer Tony Grant to Perform in Tryon
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

Grant is supported by the Kirby Fund for Innovative Events at Polk County Community Foundation. Tickets are $35 standard, $40 premium. For...more

Tryon's Contemporary Art Gallery to host art tours
Foundation: Polk County Community Foundation

... sales of art, grants, and fund-raising events. It is supported in part by the Polk County Community Foundation, the Mary F. Kessler Fund, and...more



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