The board voted 6-1 for the new funding, with Commissioner Mike Fryar casting the lone dissenting vote.
Also, Evergreen Community Charter School is hosting its first Adventure Demo Day on Saturday, and much more.
A total of $405,000 was awarded through the Community Foundation fund.
Also, the Asheville Juggling Festival is coming up, and much more.
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