Power of a Dollar

Thanks to you, SECU Foundation has been able to give back to citizens across our state. With scholarships touching each county in North Carolina, to Cancer Centers in Asheville and New Bern to affordable housing projects throughout all regions of the state.... your dollar is making a difference!

Total Committed: Over $216 million committed in scholarships, grants and loans since 2004.

Project Selection

SECU Foundation seeks to fund projects through partnerships with foundations and nonprofit organizations that improve the social and economic condition of public employees in North Carolina. Project proposals should be sent to SECU Foundation for review, all funding decisions are made by the SECU Foundation Board of Directors.

To submit a grant request, please complete the Letter of Interest packet.

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Project Focus Areas

The SECU Foundation identifies and addresses community issues and promotes local and community development in North Carolina primarily through high impact projects in the areas of education, housing, healthcare and human services. See a timeline of projects within each focus area: