Community & Strategic Partners

We are thankful for the generous support of our foundation, corporate, and government funders!


Buncombe County


The Cannon Foundation


Capital Bank


Charles W. Gaddy and Lucy Finch Gaddy Endowment Fund, a component fund of the North Carolina Community Foundation


City of Asheville


Community Foundation of Western North Carolina


Duke Energy Foundation


Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church


The Kresge Foundation


Mission Health


Morgan Family Foundation


Mountain Area Workforce Development Board

NC Community Development Initiative


NC Community Foundation


New Belgium Brewing Company


Rolander Family Foundation


Sisters of Mercy of North Carolina Foundation


TD Charitable Foundation


US Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration (YouthBuild)


United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County


Wallace Global Fund II


Wells Fargo


Wicked Weed Brewing


Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation




All Souls Counseling Center

Asheville City Schools Foundation

Asheville GreenWorks

Asheville Independent Restaurants (AIR)

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Asheville Convention & Visitors Bureau

Bountiful Cities Project

Buncombe County

Buncombe County Re-Entry Council

Buncombe County Schools

Burton Street Community Peace Garden

Burton Street Neighborhood Association

Catalyst Kitchens

Children First

City of Asheville

Community Action Opportunities

Community Foundation of WNC

Duke Energy

Everybody’s Environment

French Broad Food Coop

Gardens United

Goodwill Industries of WNC

Habitat for Humanity, Asheville Chapter

Hands and Feet of Asheville

Hillcrest Apartments Community Garden

Hood Talk

Homeward Bound of WNC

Housing Authority of the City of Asheville

Just Economics

Land-of-Sky Regional Council


LEAF Community Arts


Manna Food Bank

The Mediation Center

Mission Hospital

Mountain Area Workforce Development Board

Mountain BizWorks

Mountain Housing Opportunities

Naber Consulting

NC Community Development Initiative

OnTrack Financial Education and Counseling

Organic Growers School

Partners Unlimited

Pisgah View Peace Garden

The POP Project

Residents’ Council of the Asheville Housing Authority

Self-Help Credit Union

Southside Community Garden

The Lord’s Acre

United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County

University of North Carolina, Asheville

UpFront Management Sports Agency

Warren Wilson College

Western North Carolina Green Building Council

Women’s Wellbeing Development Foundation

Word on the Street/La Voz de los Jovenes

Working Wheels

YMCA of Western North Carolina

YWCA of Asheville

YouthBuild U.S.A. Affiliated Network