• Optimist Park
  • Village Brochure
  • Rotary Pavillion
  • Playground at Martha Rivers Park
  • Biggers Mural
  • Village Chapel
  • South Fork Bridge
  • Pops in the Park
The Carrie E. and Lena V. Glenn Foundation, Inc.
2018 Grant Recipients
$285,000 Granted to 27 Organizations
Agency Location Description Received
BackPack Weekend Food Program Gastonia, NC BackPack Weekend Food Program $10,000
Bit of Hope Ranch Gastonia, NC Physical Therapy Services for Clients with injuries or disabilities $10,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Gaston Gastonia, NC The Triple Play - Healthy Habits $7,000
Cancer Services of Gaston County Gastonia, NC Patient Assistance Program $15,000
Carolina Cross Connection Gastonia, NC Home Repair Ministry

$5,000
Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation Charlotte, NC Riverkeeper Program $5,000
Classroom Central Charlotte,NC School Supplies for Gaston County Students in Need $5,000
Dream Center of Gaston County Gastonia, NC Dream Center Academy $25,000
Family Promise of Gaston County Gastonia, NC Interfaith Hospitality Shelter Program $15,000
Gaston College Foundation Dallas, NC Gaston College Aviso Program $5,000
Gaston County Family YMCA Gastonia, NC Warlick Family YMCA Construction $25,000
Gaston County Family YMCA Gastonia, NC Resource Connection Gateway

$12,000
Gaston Literacy Council Gastonia, NC Reading Soul Mates $7,500
Gaston Together: Communities of Excellence Gastonia, NC Civic Engagement Leadership $10,000
Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont Colfax, NC First Aid/CPR Training

$3,000
Heart Society of Gaston County Gastonia, NC Medication Assistance Program $5,000
Holy Angels Belmont, NC Healing Angels $2,500
Hunter Huss High School Gastonia, NC Upgrades for Auditorium Audio Equipment $20,000
Least of These Carolinas Gastonia, NC Beds of Hope $5,000
NC MedAssist Charlotte, NC Free Pharmacy Program for Uninsured Gaston County Residents $5,000
Now Outreach Gastonia, NC Glenn Bunkhouse Metal Roof Project $10,000
Off the Streets Program Gastonia, NC Off the Streets Program $10,000
Partnership for Children of Lincoln/Gaston Counties Dallas, NC Reach Out and Read Program $5,000
Phoenix Counseling Center Gastonia, NC Phoenix Community and Outreach Center [PCOC] $15,000
The Arc of Gaston County Gastonia, NC Ensuring Safety Program

$9,000
The Gastonia Potters House Gastonia, NC Residential Opiate Recovery Fund $10,000
The Salvation Army of Gastonia Gastonia, NC Center of Hope Feeding Program $29,000