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Bridging the Digital Divide in Schools through the COVID-19 Response Fund
By The Community Foundation / September 9, 2020
The Response Fund and individual Community Foundation donors have granted over $1.16 million to bridge the digital divide in ten local school districts.

Looming Eviction Crisis Accelerates Regional Collaboration
By The Community Foundation / July 29, 2020
Led by Partnership for Housing Affordability and ACTS, a new collaborative effort is underway to provide emergency rental assistance to those facing possible eviction in the wake of COVID-19.

Cross-sector coalition crafts thousands of masks for Richmond community
By The Community Foundation / June 24, 2020
When health officials began advising the use of protective face masks to slow the spread of COVID-19, many individuals and agencies had difficulty finding or affording the masks they needed. In response, businesses, nonprofit staff, universities, and thousands of volunteers across the region stepped up to create and source masks for our community. 

Adapting and Building the Sector’s Capacity During COVID-19
By The Community Foundation / June 24, 2020
Strong, skilled leaders are essential to fostering sustainable nonprofit organizations and a healthy, thriving community. The Community Foundation takes a holistic approach to capacity-building that includes more than just grantmaking.

Mental health services expand for students in Powhatan despite pandemic
By The Community Foundation / May 18, 2020
Although the clinic has yet to see any COVID-19 patients at this time, their services are needed more than ever.