Preserve. Protect. Educate. We are impassioned advocates working to ensure the continued beauty, integrity, safety and survival of Lake Glenville.

FLG Receives Glenville Community Development Club Grant

GCDC LogoFriends of Lake Glenville is honored to have received a grant from the Glenville Community Development Club. The grant, in the amount of $1000, has been awarded in support of FLG’s Water Quality Program and will help fund our water testing program in 2023.

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FLG Scholarships Feature in NC Living Magazine

Entering its 3rd year, FLG's Doug Odell Scholarship Program awards area students money towards their advanced learning at a college of their choice. Now it's gotten a great write-up in the Fall 2022 Issue of NC Living Magazine, courtesy of Silver Creek Real Estate Group. Read on for more information and links.

 

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In Memoriam: Don Hansen

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The FLG Board was recently notified about the passing of Don Hansen, one of our longtime members and responsible for the original work on FLG's Water Quality Program. Along with Doug Odell, Don created a program to collect water samples, conduct testing and report on the results. He and Doug along with other volunteers did this for FLG for many years and was instrumental in guiding what is our current program today.

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Congratulations to FLG's First-Ever Gala Boat Parade Winners!

Our first-ever Gala Boat Parade celebrating the 25th anniversary of FLG's Fireworks Over Lake Glenville was a huge success! Despite a light rain, more than twenty boats participated. They were greeted by enthusiastic crowds along the shoreline.

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FLG Unveils Lake Glenville Watershed Management Plan

Friends of Lake Glenville, in partnership with Equinox Environmental, are pleased to announce that our custom-designed Watershed Management Plan for Lake Glenville is now available.  Visionary in its design, this plan furthers our mission to protect and preserve the lake while also providing a roadmap for moving forward, guiding FLG toward a future where our work is proactive rather than reactive.

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Congratulations to FLG’s 2022 Scholarship Winners!

Friends of Lake Glenville, a 501(c)3 organization based in Glenville, NC, is proud to announce the 2022 Doug Odell Scholarship winners!

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FLG & Equinox Environmental Take Water Testing to the Next Level

At the cornerstone of FLG’s mission to preserve and protect Lake Glenville is our work to monitor the lake’s water quality and implement the measures we can to ensure it remains one of the cleanest lakes in Western Carolina and is healthy and safe for all those who live, work, and play around it. Our partnership with Equinox Environmental allows us to do just that.

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