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Strengthening Owen County Communities

COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
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OCCF Supports Community & Economic Development

2022 Grantees

  • Beech Cemetery Association: Designated grant from the Irene & Arthur Kelley Beech Cemetery Fund

  • Carolina Church & Cemetery Association: Designated grant from the Carolina Cemetery Fund

  • Fiscus Cemetery: Designated grant from the William Donald & Maxine Wells Fiscus Cemetery Fund

  • Owen County Chamber of Commerce & EDC: Technology upgrades / Town of Spencer broadband study / Designated grant from the Economic Development fund / Designated grant from the Joani & Ed Staubach Donor Advised Fund 

  • Owen County Fair Association: Drainage repair for fairgrounds

  • Owen News Project: Large impact planning grant

  • Patricksburg Lutheran Cemetery: Designated grant from Irene & Arthur Kelley Patricksburg Lutheran Cemetery Fund

  • Riverside Cemetery Association: Designated grant from Riverside Cemetery Fund

  • Shouse Cemetery: Designated grant from the Winters & Shouse Cemeteries Fund

  • Spencer Main Street: Todd Oliver event support  / Designated grant from David Friedel-Ann Mahrdt Donor Advised Fund / Designated grant from the Joani & Ed Staubach Donor Advised Fund

  • Winters Cemetery: Designated grant from the Winters & Shouse Cemeteries Fund

Past and Present Grant Stories

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The Exchange Opens Its Doors

Read more about the program proudly supported by the Owen County Community Foundation ($35,500 granted in 2021), The Exchange.
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OC Fairgrounds Get an Upgrade

Read more about our 2023 Large Impact Grant Recipient, the Owen County Fair Association, and the fairground's pavement project.
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OCPL Pavilion Finishes Construction

Read about the Owen County Public Library's latest addition, the outdoor pavilion.
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VFW Post Remodel

The VFW Post in Gosport was in need of a remodel, and your OCCF was happy to help fund the recent renovations.
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The Owen News Project

Keep up on the latest updates regarding the Owen News Project!
Grant Stories
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