Past Parsec Prize Winners

Select a Year to View Past Recipients: 

OnTrack Financial Education & Counseling – $25,000 this year (year 2 of our 4 year commitment)
Helpmate – $20,000
The Hope Chest For Women, Inc. – $10,000
Rotarians Against Hunger – $15,000
Read to Succeed – $10,000
The Center for Creative Economy – $20,000
Thermal Belt Outreach Ministry – $15,000
Good Fellows – $20,000
Brookstone Schools – $20,000

$125,000 Total:
Bunc. Co. Guardian ad Litem
Our Voice
Western Carolina Rescue Ministries
United Way’s Middle School Success Initiative

$100,000 Total
Eliada Homes
Manna Food Bank
Buncombe County Schools Foundation
Sustain Charlotte
Colburn Earth Science Museum
Sleep Tight Kids
Tryon Historical Museum
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Polk County
Tryon Downtown Development Association
The Lanier Library

Gold $20,000:
Pisgah Legal Services
Arc of Buncombe County
Urban Ministry Center (CLT)

Silver $15,000:
The Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County
Open Doors of Asheville

Bronze $10,000:
Augustine Literacy Project
Go! Green Opportunities

$12,500 to:
The Council on Aging

$14,000 each:
Asheville Parks & Greenways
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity
Homeward Bound
All Souls Counseling Center
Catawba Riverkeeper
Child Abuse Prevention Services

$20,000 each:
Arts for Life
Asheville Design Center
Care Partners
Western NC Junior Golf Association

$20,000 each:
Assistance League of Charlotte
The Mountain Area Child & Family Center
WNC Alliance
Girls on the Run WNC & Charlotte (split prize)

$20,000 each:
Asheville Symphony
Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project
The Boys & Girls Club (Buncombe County)
Industries for the Blind

$18,000 each:
Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy & Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy (shared prize)
Manna Food Bank
Asheville City Schools Foundation

$14,000 each:
Mountain Housing Opportunities
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of WNC
A-B Tech Foundation
Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce

$17,000 each:
Asheville Green Works
YMCA and YWCA – split prize
Literacy Council of Buncombe County
Junior Achievement

$14,000 each:
Pisgah Legal Services
The NC Arboretum
The NC Center for Health & Wellness at UNCA
On Track

$13,000 each:
Habitat for Humanity
Eliada Homes
Mountain Biz Works
Handmade in America

$11,000 each:
The Health Adventure
Children First

Deadline for 2020 Parsec Prize Applications in December 31, 2019.

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