WILL THE TRUST BE SELF-SUFFICIENT WITH THIS START-UP FUNDING, OR WILL IT REQUIRE FURTHER CONTRIBUTIONS DOWN THE LINE?

WILL THE TRUST BE SELF-SUFFICIENT WITH THIS START-UP FUNDING, OR WILL IT REQUIRE FURTHER CONTRIBUTIONS DOWN THE LINE?

Dogwood Health Trustwill be self-perpetuating, meaning that it will use the investment returns from the initial funding to make grants, expected to be many tens of millions of dollars yearly to dramatically improve the health and well-being of the residents of western North Carolina.  That doesn’t mean that it would never raise funds, but it has no requirement to do so.