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Read the latest news from the Community Foundation, as well as other news about the good work of local nonprofits or emerging trends in philanthropy.


Community Foundation Announces 2018 Community Impact Grants

We are pleased to announce Community Impact grant awards for 2018, totaling $2.83 million to 78 organizations across the region


Impact 100 Celebrates Giving $1M in 5 Years to Richmond Community

This women's collective giving network has increased fundraising and strategic efforts in recent years and is now awarding two $100,000 grants each year, investing a cumulative $1 million in five years.


Ujima Legacy Fund Gives to Youth Organizations

Grants will support Children’s Home Society of Virginia and Partnership for the Future


Jenkins Foundation Gives $1.375 Million to RVA Organizations to Promote Health

A supporting organization of the Community Foundation, the Jenkins Foundation exists to improve the health of greater Richmond.


The Community Foundation moving headquarters to Scott’s Addition

“We are excited for this next step in the Foundation’s history,” said Sherrie Armstrong, President and CEO of the Community Foundation.


Public School Principals Recognized for Effective Leadership

R.E.B. Award winners each receive $15,000 cash grants


Community Foundation announces grants to support nonprofit planning and infrastructure

Grants totaling $125,000 have been awarded to 9 local organizations for capacity building projects


HandsOn Greater Richmond joins The Community Foundation

A long-standing partnership between the organization has led to a new Center for Civic Innovations.


Announcing 2017 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence Winners

30 finalists recognized with cash grants totaling $180,800


RVA Solar Fund launches $200,000 grant program to advance solar energy in Greater Richmond Region

New fund will support public schools and local governments