Helping those in need in Avery County, N.C.


The October/November 2016 issue of HIGH COUNTRY MAGAZINE features a thoughtful and informative article about our Foundation. Thank you to Ken Ketchie and Jim Swinkola for bringing us to light in such a wonderful way. (PDF available here)

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We were fortunate to be featured in the Summer 2016 edition of CAROLINA MOUNTAIN LIFE Magazine, with a lovely article written by Ms. LouAnn Morehouse.


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The High Country Charitable Foundation, Inc.

Cool, clear days and nights have jump-started fall color in the High Country, as demonstrated by this view of the Blue Ridge Parkway from Grandfather Mountain’s Top Shop. Experts believe his coming weekend could offer peak color in the area’s higher elevations.

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Come join Spiderman and friends for our 'Trail of Treats' and Sensory Friendly movie in the loft this Friday 5:30pm-8pm! Wear your costumes and have fun as we provide a supportive environment for the kids! If you are able, please bring a bag of candy to the event to ensure there are plenty of "treats" for all to enjoy. #HalloweenFun #ASNCHighCountry #SpiritRideNC ... See MoreSee Less

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Annual Dinner Dance Fundraiser

HCCF holds an annual Dinner Dance Fundraiser each August at the Elk River Club in Banner Elk, NC. 2018 marks our 4th year serving Avery County! We look forward to many more.

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The goal of the Foundation is to fill the needs of the charities in and around Avery County, N.C.

Grant Applications for 2018 are available.

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