The Bladen Community College Foundation offers many opportunities and avenues in which to invest in the future of the college. In the past donor gifts have gone towards scholarships and emergency financial assistance to our students. Future gifts will be put towards these same efforts as well as expanding opportunities to faculty and community events.
To publish "The Blotter," a free monthly art and literature magazine.
To promote the visual arts, history and heritage of the mountains.
1. Protect & improve the quality of life in Blowing Rock
2. Take proactive stands on civic affairs
3. Educate and engage residents on key town issues
4. Work with Local Government
5. Encourage citizens to be active in community affairs
To promote the development of the social, economic, and educational life of the communities of Burke and Caldwell Counties.
Partner with private landowners to voluntarily protect farmland and lands with scenic and ecological value using conservation easements.
BREDL's mission is environmental education in at-risk communities.
The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area serves as the steward of the living traditions of our region, protecting and promoting the unique music, crafts, outdoors, foodways and Cherokee culture unique to Western North Carolina. Honoring the past, we make investments in rural communities for the benefit of present and future generations.