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East Tennessee Foundation Announces Tellico Community Foundation Formed

12/6/2017

East Tennessee Foundation (ETF) announces the formation of Tellico Community Foundation (TCF), an affiliate fund of East Tennessee Foundation.  TCF joins the Fund for Monroe County and the Loudon County Community Fund as affiliate funds focused on building stronger communities and better lives in Monroe and Loudon Counties. 

 

As part of the announcement, the founding members serving as the advisory board made the decision to award three organizations with the initial grants from TCF. These members are, Joseph Beyel, Maureen Beyel, John Bordelon, Terry Bordelon, Ellen Fox, Jerry Fox, Shawna Hunt, Warren Hunt, and Marty Hulett.  Grant awards totaling $1,420.00 were awarded to Smoky Mountain Service Dogs, Tellico Village Volunteer Fire Department, and Tennessee Bluebird Society.

 

Residents of Tellico Village have a unique opportunity to join with this founding advisory board to grow this fund and support the Monroe County and Loudon County communities with impactful grantmaking.  If you would like more information, please contact Trudy Hughes, Director of Regional Advancement, at 865-524-1223 or thughes@etf.org.  East Tennessee Foundation, established in 1986, is a regional community foundation serving 25 counties in East Tennessee. With the mission of enriching lives and strengthening communities, ETF administers numerous affiliate funds, including Tellico Community Foundation.

 

For more information, please contact Trudy Hughes, Director of Regional Advancement, at thughes@etf.org.

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