• Rotary Pavillion
  • Optimist Park
  • Pops in the Park
  • Biggers Mural
  • Village Brochure
  • Village Chapel
  • South Fork Bridge
  • Playground at Martha Rivers Park

Our Vision

Our vision is to be a leader in the philanthropic community by facilitating tangible, positive change in Gaston County at the root cause level and by closely adhering to our directive to put money “where it is needed most and will do the most good."

Our Mission

Our mission is to perpetuate the legacy of the Glenn sisters by providing resources where they are most needed and will do the most good for the greater Gaston community. 


The Glenn Foundation has concluded deliberations for the 2018 grant cycle and made 27 grants totaling $285,000.  Grants ranged in size from $2,500 to $29,000.  For a complete list of 2018 grants, click on the Announcements page. 

Deadline for 2019 applications is Friday, March 1, 2019.  Application packets are not available on this website.  Use the Contact Us tab to request an application form.  The 2019 Application form will be available in November 2018.