Board of Directors


The Community Foundation’s Board of Directors is comprised of dedicated volunteer leaders. These volunteers are selected for their active participation in the Greater Lynchburg community. Directors are recommended for service by The Foundation’s trustees and current Board of Directors as well as various organizations across the region, including the Lynchburg Bar Association, the Lynchburg Academy of Medicine, the United Way, and area Chambers of Commerce.


2017 Board Of Directors


mary jane dolan

Mary Jane Dolan
jim richards

James R. Richards
Vice Chair
Susan Ackley web

Susan G. Ackley
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John R. Alford, Jr.
carl bogges

G. Carl Boggess

ernie guill web 1

Ernie Guill
hank hubbard   web

Hylan T. Hubbard
janice marston

Janice M. Marston
ellen nygaard   web

Ellen G. Nygaard
augustus a petticolas jr

Augustus A. Petticolas, Jr.

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John M. Stone
Shawn Stone

Shawn D. Stone
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Massie G. Ware, Jr.
charles b white

Charles B. White
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James W. Wright

It's Our Mission

The principal mission of The Community Foundation is to enhance the quality of life in the communities served by the establishment of permanent endowments for the cities of Lynchburg and Bedford and the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell, with income distributed annually to charitable organizations within the community.

Get In Touch

  •   The Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation
      101 Paulette Circle, Suite B
    Lynchburg, VA 24502
  •   434.845.6500
  •   434.845.6530 fax