Donor Designated Grants for Fiscal Year 2018        
Academy Center of the Arts  $       1,994.33   Annual donor-designated grant
Amazement Square  $           279.00   Annual donor-designated grant
E.C. Glass High School Theatre  $           712.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Friends of the Lynchburg Public Library  $       1,332.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Friends of the Lynchburg Public Library  $       3,000.00   Annual donor-designated grant for Born to Read program
Heimdal Science Fiction  $           770.33   Annual donor-designated grant
Jefferson Choral Society  $       1,181.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Jones Memorial Library  $       4,637.20   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Public Library  $       1,135.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra  $       6,557.33   Annual donor-designated grant
Opera on the James, Inc.  $       9,493.34   Annual donor-designated grant
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  $           587.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Fall 2017 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Academy Center of the Arts  $     13,900.00   To fund Community Outreach Initiative
Amazement Square  $       3,553.00   In support of the new education center
Bedford Community Orchestra  $       5,000.00   To support Musician Development & Continuing Education Program
Cantate, the Children's and Youth Choir of Central Virginia  $           300.00   To support expenses for 25th Anniversary
James Chamber Players  $       7,000.00   To support the Strings Music Academy
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra  $       6,824.00   To fund 2017-18 Youth Education Program
Opera on the James, Inc.  $       7,500.00   To support OPERAwise 2018
Randolph College  $       5,000.00   To purchase instruments for Chamber Orchestra
Renaissance Theatre Company  $       3,000.00   To support theatre upgrades and improvements
Riverviews Artspace  $       6,600.00   To suuport Studio 109 Digital Lab Build
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  $       7,000.00   To fund technology upgrade
Spring 2018 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Amazement Square  $       7,500.00   To support InsideOut Early Learning Program
Avoca Museum  $       5,000.00   To provide funding for construction projects at the museum
Bower Center for the Arts  $       5,000.00   To fund arts-based education for underserved youth during summer 2018
Cantate, the Children's and Youth Choir of Central Virginia  $       7,000.00   Scholarship assistance; marketing aid
Charlottesville Ballet  $       3,000.00   To support the Ballet's residency in the Academy Center of the Arts, and community engagement initiatives
Endstation Theatre Company  $       7,930.00   To cover direct educational costs of EMBARK! Youth Theatre Conservatory
Jefferson Choral Society  $       4,500.00   To support 2018-19 season
Jones Memorial Library  $       5,000.00   To fund design, creation & installation of updated website
Kuumba Dance Ensemble, Inc.  $       2,000.00   To fund trip to West Arican Drum & Dance Conference
Second Stage/Amherst  $       3,850.00   To support technology upgrade
The Main Act Theatre Troupe  $       3,000.00   To fund Summer Drama Camp in Brookneal
Virginia Repertory Theatre  $       3,500.00   To support touring productions - Arts in Education
Wharton Memorial Foundation  $       5,000.00   To fund purchase & installation of fencing
Wolfbane Productions  $     10,000.00   To provide general program support

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.

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  •   The Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation
      1100 Commerce Street
    Lynchburg, VA 24504
  •   434.845.6500
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