Lake Toxaway Charities

Category: 2021 Grant Assessment


Muddy Sneakers

Muddy Sneaker’s mission is to awaken in children a deeply felt connection with the natural world. Lake Toxaway Charities approved grants in years 2020 and 2021 to fund programs in our elementary schools and provide 300 Transylvania County 5th grade…

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Transylvania County Arts Council

Lake Toxaway Charities grants primarily help the TC Arts Council provide art classes, art camps and art opportunities for the underserved, economically challenged and special needs individuals in Transylvania County. The Council works closely with Transylvania Vocational Services (adults with disabilities), Rise and…

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Med-Assist

NC MedAssist is a non-profit pharmacy program that provides access to lifesaving medications, patient support, advocacy, and related services to vulnerable and uninsured North Carolina residents.  Through a grant from Lake Toxaway Charities, Med-Assist will provide free medications for our…

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Sharing House – Transylvania Christian Ministry

Sharing House is a source of compassion and crisis assistance for our low-income neighbors in Transylvania County, where we offer food and fresh produce, gently-used clothes, rent and utility assistance, household goods, camping equipment, hot showers, a safe place to…

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Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI)

The Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) is a public nonprofit foundation staffed largely by volunteers, used for research and education. It operates in what remains of a tracking station maintained by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) during the…

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STEP of WNC

STEP provides home repair and firewood for low income, elderly, and the disabled. Sadly, some of the homes in our area are not habitable and the living conditions are inhumane. The lumber and home repair provided by our 2020 grant…

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Four Season Hospice

Four Seasons is a nationally recognized, non-profit leader in the delivery of care for people with a serious illness. For nearly 40 years,  the Four Season staff has ensured that patients and families going through an incredibly challenging time are…

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The Family Place

The Family Place strengthens families and helps build resiliency through support, education, and community “The Family Place strengthens families through support, education and community building.  Their programs include various parent/caregiver support groups using the Circle of Parents model and two…

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Free Rein

Founded in 2000, Free Rein Center (FRC) serves the community by strengthening the spirits, minds and bodies of children and adults through interaction with horses. As an accredited member of PATH International (Professional Association for Therapeutic Horsemanship),  FRC offers programs that focus…

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Augustine Literacy Project Grant

It is the mission of Augustine Literacy Project to help improve the reading, writing and spelling abilities of low-income children and teens who struggle with literacy skills. The project trains and supports volunteer tutors who provide free, long-term, 1-to-1 instruction…

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