WNC Greatest Needs Fund

WNC Greatest Needs Fund helps low-income individuals by providing emergency funds for specific, immediate needs so that they may remain safely in their homes.

  • Provides support for items such as roof repair, rental assistance, construction, or bills.


  • Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, this fund has supported more than 70 non-profits, helping address their communities’ most pressing needs.

Since March 19,2020 WNC Bridge Foundation has provided 70 non-profits in the 18 counties of WNC over $240,000 in Greatest Needs COVID-19 Response NOW Grants.

Learn More about our NOW Grants

View 2020 NOW COVID-19 Grant Recipients (Last updated on 11/24/20)

Ali Casparian, Founder and Executive Director for area non-profit Bounty & Soul had this to say regarding their recently awarded WNC Greatest Needs funded grant: “The work that Bounty & Soul is called to do to meet the growing needs of the community at this unprecedented time could not be accomplished without the generosity and support of WNC Bridge Foundation. Because of their commitment to support COVID -19 response, Bounty & Soul has been able to respond swiftly and effectively by providing fresh, nourishing food to thousands of people a week with compassion, positivity and deep intention. It takes all of us to come together to help one another through this crisis and we are deeply grateful to be part of this collective effort.”

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Donate Now:

  • Online via credit card by filling out the secure form below
  • By check: checks should be made payable to “WNC Bridge Foundation” and note “WNC Greatest Needs Fund” in the memo line. Mail to P.O. Box 1315 Arden, NC 28704