Congratulations to the 2021 Mason H. Hunter Vocational Educational Scholarship Recipients

The Shallow Ford Foundation exists to connect community and philanthropy for enduring results. We connect people and resources in ways that thoughtfully and meaningfully transform our communities with access, opportunity, and an enriched quality of life for all residents. A core mission of the Shallow Ford Foundation is to strengthen the people, places, and partnerships that hold our communities together, build new connections that provide opportunities, and ensure our area continues to be a community in which all people want to call home.

Connecting community and philanthropy for enduring results.

CONNECTING –what the shallow ford does
COMMUNITY – our place-based community work
PHILANTHROPY –what we do
ENDURING RESULTS – what we accomplish; our focus on transformational outcomes that make a lasting difference 

The Shallow Ford Foundation maximizes the possibilities with philanthropists in reaching their charitable goals.  We focus on transformational giving – that is, giving that meaningfully transforms situations and circumstances. We honor donor intentions, engage the community in our processes, and work alongside families and community partners with grants awarded. In addition, we work collaboratively within our community on initiatives.

IN THE NEWS

Winston-Salem Street School Check Presentation

Congratulations to our Fund partner, the Rotary Club of Western Forsyth in raising $41,477 for the Winston-Salem Street School through its Comedy Roast event honoring renowned David Odom.

Read full article in newspaper
October 14, 2021

Mentorships impact students of all ages

When we think of a “mentor,” we might think back to that high school or college educator who taught us more than historical dates and scientific facts. We might think of a coach providing motivation or a fellow church member offering formative advice. A mentor can come in many forms.

Read full article in newspaper
September 21, 2021

Rotary, faith groups know the value of mentoring

The Shallow Ford Foundation has been fortunate to work with generous individuals and organizations who want to truly impact the lives of students of all ages. In part two of this series, we will look at how two local organizations are making mentoring connections with students, including an opportunity for new mentors to step forward in the coming months.

Read full article in newspaper
September 21, 2021

Clemmons Food Pantry Ribbon Cutting

Congratulations to Clemmons Food Pantry on their new facility.

Read full article in newspaper
August 10, 2021

Grant Writing and Research Workshop

The information obtained during the Grant Writing Workshop was invaluable. Mandy Pearce with Funding For Good gave an excellent presentation full of tips and ideas on grant writing.

Read full article in newspaper
August 10, 2021

Shallow Ford Foundation 'Nonprofit of the Month"

Thanks to Lewisville-Clemmons Chamber of Commerce for featuring the Shallow Ford Foundation as the 'Nonprofit of the Month" in July. Board members and staff appreciate the Chamber!

Read full article in newspaper
August 10, 2021
Sign up for our mailing list.
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.