Burgaw Tourism Development Authority


  • Myra McDuffie, Chairperson
  • Jennifer Hansen
  • Mukesh Shah
  • Eden Mills
  • Taylor Gadow


The Town of Burgaw Tourism Development Authority was established to promote travel, tourism and conventions in the Town of Burgaw, sponsor tourist related activities and events, and finance tourist related capital projects in the Town of Burgaw. The Authority Board shall adhere to Senate Bill 1431 (establishment of Town of Burgaw Occupancy Tax) of the 2006 Session of the North Carolina General Assembly in the expenditure of funds allocated to it.


The Tourism Development Authority meets on the first Thursday of every month. The meetings begin at 8:30 AM and are held at the Historic Train Depot, 115 S. Dickerson Street, Burgaw NC, unless otherwise posted.

Grant Application

The TDA welcomes applications for funding of special projects that are designed for the purpose of attracting tourists and tourism investment to the Town of Burgaw. The TDA Board will receive and review grant applications from January 1st through March 31st each year and grant funding will be awarded in July.  Applications can be returned to Town Hall at 109 N. Walker St. or by email to Jayna Donaldson at jdonaldson@burgawnc.gov.   

TDA Grant Application