Givens is a vibrant organization committed to providing an outstanding quality of life to more than 1,200 residents through its family of senior living communities in Western North Carolina. A variety of subsidized, affordable, and market rate housing options are available to residents. Givens also reaches out into the region and touches more than 6,000 lives annually through outreach efforts and partnerships with other nonprofits. Givens is a mission and ministry of the Western North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church.


Doris P. Loomis Elected as Chairperson for Givens Board of Directors

Posted: 7/18/2016

At their Annual Board Meeting in July, the Givens Board of Directors unanimously approved the election of Doris P. Loomis as Chairperson of the Board.

Givens Gerber Park Applications Now Available

Posted: 7/13/2016

Givens is excited to announce that Givens Gerber Park is beginning the applications process for housing. Givens Gerber Park is an affordable community located near the Givens Estates campus in South Asheville.

Snow Hill B.E.A.R. Closet Celebrates Ten Years

Posted: 7/8/2016

Since the B.E.A.R. Closet's inception, twelve dedicated volunteers have selflessly given nearly 30,000 hours of their time, served more than 7,700 families, and given away nearly 1,900 large equipment items to their neighbors in need.

MANNA FoodBank Celebrates Givens Estates' Volunteers

Posted: 4/27/2016

This past month, MANNA FoodBank featured Givens Estates volunteers in their most recent newsletter, Fresh News.

Givens Estates Receives Grant for Clean Water Management

Posted: 3/25/2016

Givens Estates has received a $310,000 grant from the Clean Water Management Trust Fund. The grant will be administered by RiverLink...