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

Board Members

Florio Abbate

Florio Abbate

Barry Blake

Barry Blake

John Brabson

John Brabson

Katherine Church

Jack Erdody

Jack Erdody

Harold Fenner

Harold Fenner

James Ferguson

James Ferguson

Bonnie Lowrey Huff

Bonnie Lowrey Huff

Stan Kirschner

Stan Kirschner

Gayle McAlister

Gayle McAlister

Kim McPhail

Kim McPhail

Phil Myers

Phil Myers

Wayne Roquemore

Wayne Roquemore

Barbara Smith

Barbara Smith

John C.B. Smith

John C.B. Smith

Delbert Williamson

Delbert Williamson

James J. Ward, III

James J. Ward, III

Chairman & Founder

Harold T. Pontius

Harold T. Pontius

April 27, 1930 – August 26, 2015

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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.

Photo by Skip Sickler | Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation
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The High Country Charitable Foundation, Inc.

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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Grants

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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