Why Give - Donor Stories

The donors of Foundation for the Tri-State Community have different reasons for charitable giving but they all share a common goal – to improve our community.  It is because of our passionate donors that we are able to accomplish this.  Each donor has a unique story to tell of their motivation for giving.  Here you will find the stories of the amazing people who have partnered with us to ensure our community thrives.  These are their words of kindness and inspiration.

Area Education Grants
Funding innovative and exciting projects for Greenup and Boyd county schools

Ashland High School Class of 1964 Fund
Improving the community of Ashland in amazing ways

Bucks for Ducks Fund
Easing the fear of chemo with cuddly companions for children at Hoops Family Children's Hospital

Carter County Community Fund
Offering a "hand up" in Carter County

Central City Elementary School Academic Fund
Supporting educational activities for generations to come

Courtney Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund
Honoring the helpers at Paul G. Blazer High School

Dick Griffith Scholarship Fund
Honoring the memory of a one-of-a-kind man and celebrating the achievements of young athletes

Fund for Gifted Musicians
Hitting all the right notes for musically gifted students in Boyd and Greenup counties

Pep the Band Fund
Ensuring "the band will play on" at Cabell County middle schools

Spriggs Family Foundation
Supporting the disadvantaged with a FTSC supporting organization

West Virginia Women's Education Forum
Improving the educational experience for students of southern West Virginia

Charitable giving is an incredible way to honor someone’s memory, to benefit the causes that inspire you, or simply to do a good deed.  Whatever your vision, we can help to make it a reality.  We hope that you draw from these experiences, and encourage you to consider participating in charitable giving.

Contact us today to learn more, and let us help tell your story.