The Pope Foundation has a rich history of 25 years of grant-making. We’re honored to have the resources to support so many worthy nonprofits and causes that enrich individuals and their communities. Check back soon for new grantee profiles.

Alliance Medical Ministry

Alliance Medical Ministry

One of the most controversial political issues in modern America is health care. Alliance Medical...

Asheville School

Asheville School

To appreciate the good that Western civilization has brought to the world, students must first...

Carolina Ballet

Carolina Ballet

Strengthening North Carolina’s reputation as a growing focal point for fine arts in the South,...

CASA (Community Alternatives for Supportive Abodes)

CASA (Community Alternatives for Supportive Abodes)

Community Alternatives for Supportive Abodes (CASA) was established in 1992 to provide stable,...

Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University

Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University

Educating Future — and Current — Economists About Their Past Dr. Bruce Caldwell has...

Civitas Institute

Civitas Institute

State and local governments also are the places where citizens can have the most direct say and...

CORRAL Riding Academy

CORRAL Riding Academy

On a small horse farm, off of Kildaire Road in Cary, North Carolina, transformational life changes...

Grantee Profile: UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

Grantee Profile: UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

In the battle against cancer, few research institutions in the United States can match UNC...

Habitat for Humanity of Wake County

Habitat for Humanity of Wake County

Crime in the Long Acres neighborhood was bad, and getting worse by the day. Drug dealers walked the...

Helping Horse Therapeutic Riding Program

Helping Horse Therapeutic Riding Program

For many developmentally challenged youngsters, a miracle is waiting on a 13-acre farm north of...

North Carolina Museum of Art

North Carolina Museum of Art

The museum’s permanent collection and 164-acre park are open to the public, free of charge. The...

North Carolina Opera

North Carolina Opera

Which fine art form beautifully connects an audience with hundreds of thousands of other people,...

North Carolina Symphony

North Carolina Symphony

Buffeted by declining revenue during the Great Recession, the North Carolina Symphony has spent the...

Pope Family Eagle Scout Scholarship

Pope Family Eagle Scout Scholarship

The Pope Eagle Scout Scholarship paves the way for today’s promising youngsters to become the...

Raleigh Rescue Mission

Raleigh Rescue Mission

Robert came to the Raleigh Rescue Mission with a long list of medical problems: prostate cancer,...

SECU Family House at UNC Hospitals

SECU Family House at UNC Hospitals

Families who travel to Chapel Hill for medical treatment are far from their own communities of...

StepUp Ministry

StepUp Ministry

StepUp Ministry is breaking the poverty cycle in North Carolina through a hand up, not a handout....

The Economic, Legal, and Political Foundations of Free Societies at N.C. State

The Economic, Legal, and Political Foundations of Free Societies at N.C. State

Expanding the diversity of ideas encountered by students and bringing more high-quality academics to...

The Fund for American Studies

The Fund for American Studies

The time was the late 1960s. The United States was engulfed in a seismic cultural and political...

The Institute for Humane Studies

The Institute for Humane Studies

Training today’s brightest students and faculty to be the defenders of liberty tomorrow....

The Jesse Helms Center

The Jesse Helms Center

No compendium of influential conservatives from the 20th century is complete without “Senator...

The John Locke Foundation

The John Locke Foundation

Rather than redistribute the economic pie that already exists, the John Locke Foundation wants to...

The North Carolina FreeEnterprise Foundation

The North Carolina FreeEnterprise Foundation

Providing legislative and political research to the North Carolina business community, all with the...

The Philanthropy Roundtable

The Philanthropy Roundtable

In listing societal institutions that are a force against big government, strong marriages, strong...

The Property and Environment Research Center

The Property and Environment Research Center

Can the free market solve environmental problems in the United States?...

Transitions LifeCare

Transitions LifeCare

Similar to most Western nations, the United States is expected to see a significant increase in its...

UNC-Duke Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program

UNC-Duke Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program

The intersection of politics, economics, and morality has never been more important than it is...