To provide creative opportunities for children and adolescents who battle cancer and other life-threatening diseases and physical disabilities; to create opportunities for individuals, including college students and artists, to teach children and adolescents who battle life-threatening disease and physical disabilities; to educate the public and foster a clearer understanding of childhood illness and disease.
To advance the state of the arts through advocacy, networking, and peer education.
To cultivate individual, creative strengths through the arts in a diverse, inclusive, collaborative and nurturing community.
To promote the cultural arts in the Wake Forest Community and surrounding areas.
To transform lives and inspiring community through outstanding and accessible arts education.
To build partnerships between parents and organizations and to mobilize public and private community resources in order to help strengthen children and families.
To provide services, intergenerational activities, and opportunities to elderly and disabled adults of Ashe County that enhance their dignity and help them maintain their independence at home.
To foster community by partnering with families to build new houses and preserve existing homes.
The mission of the Asheville City Schools Foundation is to implement bold strategies, fund big ideas, and engage the community to increase excellence with equity for all children in our schools.