Wilkes Medical Center Foundation

The mission of the Wilkes Medical Center Foundation is to provide financial resources to enhance the delivery of quality health care, thereby promoting improved health, individually and collectively, throughout the Foundation’s region. Grants are made annually to qualified organizations providing quality health care, health-related services and health prevention activities. The Foundation has a special interest in providing financial support for community health and wellness programs aligned with the community health assessment.

Board of Directors

The Wilkes Foundation Board meets on a quarterly basis and more often if needed.

Chairman
Lee Herring

Members

  • Ann Absher
  • Graylin Carlton
  • Gerald Lankford
  • Colleen Manolovich
  • Holly Minton
  • Martha Nichols
  • Deloris Porter
  • Barry Wald

Ex Officio

  • Chad Brown
  • Robert Johnson
  • Lori McNeil

Grants

The Foundation awards grants annually to qualifying organizations that provide quality health care and health-related services and health prevention activities. The Foundation has a special interest in providing financial support for community health and wellness programs aligned with the community health needs assessment.

Grant applications are not currently being accepted. Application deadlines for the 2020-21 grants cycle will be announced publicly; please check back often for updates.