The NC Foundation for Soil and Water Conservation is a public non-profit tax-exempt 501(c)3, that was chartered on 4.27.99 and obtained its non-profit status on 2.22.00. The Foundation headquarters are located 5171 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 330, in Raleigh. The Foundation funds projects addressing high priority natural resource and environmental issues while building conservation capacity.
The Foundation is seeking to raise $2 million in funds for the Operations Endowment to secure future finances. A pledge sheet and fact sheet can be found on the Giving/Contact Page. If you would like to make a donation or collaborate on a soil and water conservation district project, please contact our office.
Improving Pastures Field Day at 5526 Gilboa Road, Marshville at 6PM. Event is free, including dinner, but you are asked to register by August 19 at 704-283-3742. Pesticide credits are available!
In addition to local soil and water conservation districts, project supporters and partners include NC Agriculture Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund, Golden LEAF Foundation, NC Cattlemen's Association, NC Horse Council, NCSU's Amazing Grazing Program, Cooperative Extension, NC Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts & USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.
September 10 & 12 - Heavy Rye Cover Crop Demonstration Tours! more details soon
In addition to local soil and water conservation districts, project supporters and partners include Wrangler, NC Soybean Producers Association, NC Cotton Producers Association, & Cooperative Extension.
Check back later for local workshop details. Contact your local soil and water conservation district for technical assistance and opportunities with other conservation funds. To recieve email announcements regarding programs, please send your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org
BB&T, NC Farm Bureau, NC State Grange
Bowman Family, Carolina Farm Credit, NC Electric Membership Corporation, Sloan Family Foundation
Gregory Poole Equipment Company, AgCarolina Farm Credit, Buncombe District, William "Bill" Sullivan Memorial, Carolina Farm Credit, Wells Fargo Foundation