Dogwood
Health Trust

Dedicated to dramatically improving the health and well-being of all people and communities of Western North Carolina

COVID-19 Notice

Dogwood Health Trust is committed to addressing COVID-19 and its effects in Western North Carolina. We are currently doing so through identified strategic partners and are not accepting unsolicited proposals for nonprofit operations support at this time. As new grant opportunities become available, we will share them broadly. In the meantime, if you are a human services organization providing services throughout the region, we suggest you visit the Emergency and Disaster Response Fund at the Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. 
 
For up to date information on COVID-19 in Western North Carolina and to find out more about PPE partnership opportunities, please visit WNCready.org
 

We are committed to

Diversity, Equity
and Inclusion.

Our commitment is to foster an environment that recognizes and respects all people in this region, their values, as well as each communities’ unique qualities and attributes. At Dogwood Health Trust, we believe that embracing diversity, equity, and inclusion as an organization is the absolute best and most intentional way to live into our purpose, values and guiding principles. This supports our strategy, partnerships and collaboration to achieve the greatest impact across Western North Carolina.

Our Values

We live into three key values which uphold our purpose, and inform our strategies and decisions.

Key Value #1

Compassion
with Courage

We will be bold in pursuing our commitment to the people and communities of Western North Carolina by taking smart risks and investing in opportunities for profound impact.

Key Value #2

Sustainability
with Integrity

We will bring transparency and humility in stewarding resources to support and strengthen Western North Carolina for generations to come.

Key Value #3

Partnering
with Purpose

We will foster collective impact by promoting collaboration and advancing shared learning.

Latest News & Articles

Dogwood Health Trust Awards More Than $3.7 Million in Immediate Opportunities and Needs (ION) Grants to 259 WNC Organizations

Dogwood Health Trust has awarded more than $3.7 million to a diverse range of 259 nonprofit and government agencies from every county and the Qualla Boundary in Western North Carolina through its Immediate Opportunities and Needs (ION) grant program. Of the 492 applicants, 53% were awarded a grant, with the average award amount totaling $14,600. Of those funded, 34% of requests will advance equity or reduce disparities.

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