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    The George D. Taylor Scholarship Fund

    ​The George D. Taylor Scholarship fund supports high achieving students from the City of Fredericksburg and Stafford County who have the greatest need.

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    The Rappahannock Legal Services Justice Fund

    The Justice Fund helps Rappahannock Legal Services provide equal access to justice

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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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    The Honeywell Charitable Fund

    Virginia Lottery Power Ball winners Nancy and Dave Honeywell chose to give $4 million

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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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    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 William and Barbara Cooper Memorial Fund

    Josh and Andrew Cooper established this fund in June of 2013 in memory of their grandparents, Barbara and William.

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    May 6th The Community Give

    Pick your passion. Click and give on May 6th. We’re hosting the region’s first-ever giving day. Nonprofits keep our community thriving! Together, we will give more individual gifts than ever before in a single day. And there are bonus contests throughout the day! Random drawings and cash prizes mean that nonprofits can raise even more money to support their vital missions. Pick your passion.

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

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Deadline: May 6, 2014

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Deadline: March 31, 2014

New & Featured Funds

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The Virginia Heritage Fund supports the preservation of the documentary history of our region.…

Michael W. Robbins Fund for the Enhancement of Workplace Safety Education

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This fund will support programs that increase workplace safety.…

News & Events

Calling Area Nonprofits! Be Part of the Community Give!

The local nonprofit community is buzzing with excitement about The Community Give on May 6th!

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION: Area group acts as conduit for philanthropy

In the Free Lance-Star, John McManus (Board of Governors Foundation President) discusses the role...