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    Youth in Philanthropy

    Youth in Philanthropy, also known as YIP, teaches youth the importance of giving and serving; encourages youth involvement in philanthropy; and provides ways for local young people to take action on issues that are important to them. 

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    The O’Neill Fund for the Stewardship of Historic Resources

    ​This fund champions and protects the places that tell the stories of our community’s past.

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    The Virginia Heritage Fund

    The Virginia Heritage Fund supports the collection and preservation of the documentary history of our region and efforts to make that history broadly accessible.

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    Women and Girls Fund

    The Women and Girls Fund is both a component fund of The Community Foundation and a local movement to involve women in philanthropy. 

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    The Davis Initiative

    There is still time for you to join in and double your impact!

    Board President Bruce Davis and his wife Sandy offer a $100,000 challenge gift to benefit Youth in Philanthropy or the Community Enrichment Fund. 

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    Oh What a Night! Ring in the Holidays 2016

    ​SOLD OUT! Thank you to each of our incredible sponsors!

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    Scholarship Winners

    The foundation awarded $152,860 in scholarships to area high school graduates in 2016!  Congratulations to each deserving scholarship winner! Thank you to each donor who made it possible!

Welcome

The Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region is a public foundation built by individuals, families and businesses that care about their community. Learn more ›

Funding Opportunities

The Duff McDuff Green, Jr. Fund

Deadline: November 28, 2016

Women and Girls Fund

Deadline: December 5, 2016

New & Featured Funds

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This fund supports Mental Health America of Fredericksburg Suicide Prevention Education Programs…

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This fund supports the betterment of Holy Cross Academy’s students and faculty.…

News & Events

The IRA Rollover is Permanent - Take Action for 2016

Easy tax-favored charitable gifts from traditional and Roth IRA accounts through the foundation

SOLD OUT!! Oh What a Night! Ring in the Holidays 2016

Oh What a Night! Celebrate The Community Foundation’s 20th Anniversary as we ring in the holidays!