2017 Grants Funded by the Palmer Center Foundation include:

Cherokee Chapter of Trout Unlimited  Funding to support materials for Trout in the Classroom Project enabling individuals with exceptionalities access to hands-on project-based learning opportunities.
Hawkins County School District  Adaptive seating and sensory materials for individuals with behavior needs can access learning through kinesthetic means.
Hawkins County School District Funding to support Coffee cart initiative to provide individuals with exceptionalities opportunities to engage in work-based learning skills and techniques to support college and career readiness.
Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center, Inc. Funding to support student scholarships for evidence-based, equine-assisted activities and therapies.
Mountain Region Speech and Hearing Funding to support the purchase of language materials and sensory integration materials to help individuals with exceptionalities find their voice.
Roosevelt Elementary School: Kingsport City School District  Funding to support eight week sessions for Functional Academics 1 classes grade Kindergarten- fifth to attend Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center, Inc.