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Wells Fargo Corporate Giving (North Carolina)

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    Funder Type

    Corporate Foundation

    IT Classification

    B - Readily funds technology as part of an award


    Wells Fargo


    Wells Fargo's first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low and moderate-income individuals and families, and looks for projects that keep the communities strong, diverse, and vibrant. Wells Fargo makes grants in the following areas:

    • Community Development: Financial Support for eligible organizations that promote improvement of low and moderate-income communities through programs that: (1) Create and sustain affordable housing; (2) Facilitate financial literacy and empowerment; (3) Provide job training and workforce development; (4) Revitalize and stabilize communities
    • Education: Financial support for eligible organizations that promote academic achievement for low and moderate-income students by: (1) Eliminating the pre-K 12th grade achievement gap in public education through curriculum-based or school-sponsored programs; (2) Facilitating merit-based access to higher education for underrepresented groups; (3) Advancing teaching through recruitment, professional development, support, and retention of teachers
    • Arts and Culture: Wells Fargo considers requests from organizations that work to enhance community diversity through: (1) Access to and participation in cultural experiences for low and moderate-income individuals; (2) Availability of a broad array of artistic opportunities and venues that reflect the communitys diversity
    • Civic Engagement: Wells Fargo considers requests from organizations that work to enhance a communitys quality of life through projects involving: (1) Public policy; (2) Community beautification; (3) Civic leadership; (4) Citizen education; (5) Cultural diversity
    • Human Services: Wells Fargo considers requests from social and human service organizations that work primarily in low and moderate-income communities to: (1) Enable and sustain independence for individuals and families; (2) Ensure access to health education programs and quality health care

    NOTE: Wells Fargo will consider cause-related sponsorship requests.


    History of Funding

    History of funding can be viewed at:

    Additional Information

    Wells Fargo does not consider grants for:
    • Individuals
    • For-profit entities
    • International organizations
    • Political action committees, causes, or candidates
    • Fraternal activities
    • Individual schools (private, public, charter, or parochial)
    • Travel or conferences for non-profit agency personnel


    Juan Austin

    Juan Austin
    Wells Fargo 100 N. Main Street, 6th Fl. MAC D4001-061
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336) 732-6138

  • Eligibility Details

    Eligible applicants are 501(c)(3) organizations, as well as qualified governmental agencies.  This includes public school systems.

    Grant support in North Carolina is divded into the following categories of counties: 
    • Triad West: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Caswell, Catawba, Cherokee, Clay, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Lincoln, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Montgomery, Polk, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rutherford, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yadkin, Yancey;
    • Triangle East: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chatham, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Durham, Edgecombe, Franklin, Gates, Granville, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Martin, Moore, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Orange, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Person, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wilson;
    • Greater Charlotte: Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Rowan, Stanly, and Union in North Carolina; York, Chester, and Lancaster in South Carolina

    Deadline Details

    Applications are due on August 31, annually.

    Award Details

    Individual award amounts vary.


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