To invest in our community by making philanthropy and its benefits available to all.
To support broad charitable purposes through the establishment of endowments, and to provide the services of a community foundation to unserved towns, communities, and counties across North Carolina.
To serve as a public charity for the Outer Banks.
To strengthen the community for both present and future generations; to promote philanthropy, build and maintain a permanent collection of endowment funds, and serve as a trustworthy partner and leader in shaping effective responses to communities.
To promote philanthropy in Western North Carolina and to develop community capital to address the changing needs of our area.
To advance philanthropy by serving donors, increasing charitable giving and improving our communities.
To serve philanthropy within our local community to be effective for donors, community, and nonprofit organizations of Henderson County, NC.
To solicit support from the general public, other public charities and governmental units and to provide support to other public charities.
To serve the Jewish community.