Our Larger Sponsors & Grantors


This page will list larger grantors and sponsors over the life of Little Pearls.
It is only partially complete.

String of Natural Pearls

Jim Stokoe

String of Cultured Pearls

Episcopal Diocese of WNC – Peace and Social Justice Committee
This group “got” the potential for Little Pearls early on
and gave us two grants that were crucial: to create our first sampler
in 2001 and to air Our Children Ask the World of Us on WLOS.

String of Freshwater Pearls

The Dog Pearls series was supported by an early grant
from the Blessings Project Foundation
for the Coming Home and Spirit Dog Pearls – 2008

Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa for Child to Child 2001

Bob Jones long-term supporter and friend since 2001

South Sea Pearl

Anonymous Donor

This wonderful, unexpected $2,500 grant in late 2010
is to promote kindness and compassion!

Vera Struck Studios 2007 for Dr. Willie

Tahitian Pearl

Asheville Area Arts Council   North Carolina Arts Council
Asheville Area Arts Council
North Carolina Arts Council

Our long-awaited DVD sampler, to be created Spring 2011, is funded, in part, by a Grassroots Arts Program Grant of the North Carolina Arts Council, a state agency, and the Asheville Area Arts Council.

OneWhoServes, Inc – GiftsFriends&Time
Gordon Walton 2007

Akoya Pearl

Creasman Financial Planning, L.L.C
Mike and Revonda Creasman since 2001

Sandra Bradbury
since 2005

Greenlife Grocery – Asheville – 2007

Jubilee! Community
for Wild and Free: a Screech Owl Named Pinkey – 2007

White Oak Financial Management