Give Local Alleghany Highlands


The area’s first ever giving day, Give Local Alleghany Highlands, was a big success!

The 29 participating nonprofits raised $175,476 from 619 donors.

The Alleghany Foundation would like to thank everyone who participated in this event. For information and updates about next year’s Give Local Alleghany Highlands, please sign up for our newsletter!

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Stories and news from Alleghany Foundation.

Over its first twenty years, the foundation awarded 513 grants to 73 organizations for a total of $50 million.

Areas of Focus


To strengthen our community, we support proposals from organizations that contribute to the following outcomes:

Economic Transformation

Harness our region’s strengths to develop a vibrant, diverse and higher-wage economy that can compete in the global marketplace.

Educational Excellence

Build the human capital base for a new economy that provides all Alleghany Highland residents with a fair chance of success.
Nursing Program at DSLCC

Health and Wellness

Help the residents of the Alleghany Highlands lead healthier lives and access the comprehensive health care they need.
Garth Newel Music Center

Community Capacity

Grows local institutions and organizations with the vision, will, wisdom, and skills to work together to build a more prosperous, equitable, just and sustainable community.