Celebrating 20 Years of Community Grants - Carolina Country

Barb Dullaghan with supplies for Project Dignity, a 2021 recipient

Brunswick Electric has been providing grants to community groups and non-profit organizations who make a difference in the lives of our members since 2003. This year, 32 local organizations received a total of $37,750, bringing the amount of grants awarded since the program’s inception to $683,750. Grants are accepted from December 1 to February 15 annually. For more information and to apply, visit bemc.org.

  • Brunswick County Composite Squadron (NC-170) Civil Air Patrol—Mavic Pro Quadcopter Drone for Search and Rescue
  • Brunswick County Fishing Club—BCFC 2022 Annual Youth Fishing Tournament
  • Brunswick County Literacy Council (BCLC)—Lifting Lives with Literacy
  • Brunswick Interagency Program—Seeds of Potential
  • Brunswick Little Theatre—Technical upgrade for production and program enhancement
  • Brunswick Search and Rescue, Inc. (BSAR)—How Do You Get To Carnegie Hall?...Practice, Practice, Practice
  • Brunswick Senior Resources, Incorporated —The Liquid Nutrition Program
  • Calabash Lion's Club—Help Improve Our Public Library
  • Columbus Baptist Association—Columbus Baptist Association Toy Store
  • Columbus County Arts Council—Chinese Lantern Project
  • Columbus County Beekeepers Association—Bee City "Bee"utification Project
  • Families First, Inc.—Healthy Foods Project
  • First Tee - Coastal Carolinas—First Tee Youth Programs
  • Fresh Start Mentors—It Takes a Village
  • Friends of the Library Rourk Branch—The Better to See and Hear - Large Print and Audio Books Purchase
  • Friends of the Library Southport and Oak Island (FOLSOI)—Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Program
  • GFWC of Holden Beach—Blooming for a Cause Annual Charity Gala
  • Lower Cape Fear LifeCare—We Honor Veterans Level 5
  • Oak Island Senior Center—Monthly Senior Counseling Sessions
  • Oak Island Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) - POST 10226—Oak Island VFW Post 10226 - Parking Lot Lights
  • Oak Island Water Rescue Team—Whaly Boat Project
  • Power Walking Ministries—Shoes Change Souls
  • Seaside United Methodist Church—Seaside Teaching and Reaching Students (STARS)
  • South Brunswick Interchurch Council (SBIC)—The Lord's Food Pantry
  • Special Olympics North Carolina—Special Olympics Brunswick County
  • St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church—The Giving Garden
  • Teen Scene, Inc.—Teen Scene Journalism Clubs
  • The Carousel Center—Helping Child Survivors Heal from Abuse
  • Up Your Arts—2022 Southport Plein Air Festival
  • Veterans Memorial Park of America, Inc.—FREEDOM CIRCLE
  • WAVES 4 K.I.D.S.—Stuffing Book Bags
  • Wilmington CareNet Counseling Center, Inc.—CareNet Benevolent Initiative
BEMC community grants

BEMC Community Grants

This program’s funding comes from the equipment auction during the BEMC Annual Meeting. Since its inception, more than $646,000 has been given back to the community through this program. You may be awarded up to $2500 to help your organization with its mission. We look forward to learning about your project!

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