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Fall 2020 Grant Recipients

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

Photo by Adam Duff

This fall, the Cherokee Preservation Foundation awarded 15 grants to partners within Western North Carolina and beyond. Grants totaled more than $1.7 million and were awarded to projects advancing the Foundation’s mission of improving the quality of life for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) and neighboring communities.


Awarded CPF 2020 Fall Grants:


Revitalization of Traditional Cherokee Artisan Resources to protect traditional Cherokee artisan resources for future generations. Grant: $90,990

Nikwasi Initiative to preserve and highlight the Cherokee Nikwasi Mound area.… read more

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