Donor Designated for Fiscal Year 2019      
Academy Center of the Arts  $         1,985.26   Annual donor-designated grant
Amazement Square  $            290.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Big Island Library  $            273.72   Annual donor-designated grant
E.C. Glass High School Theatre  $            723.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Friends of the Lynchburg Public Library  $         1,626.50   Annual donor-designated grant
Friends of the Lynchburg Public Library  $         3,000.00   Annual donor-designated grant for the Born to Read program
Heimdal Science Fiction  $         1,027.38   Annual donor-designated grant
Jefferson Choral Society  $         1,258.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Jones Memorial Library  $         4,604.20   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Public Library  $         1,118.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra  $         6,517.67   Annual donor-designated grant
Opera on the James, Inc.  $         9,454.67   Annual donor-designated grant
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  $            594.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Fall 2018 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Academy Center of the Arts  $       10,300.00   To fund 2019 Community Engagement & Outreach Initiative
Amazement Square  $         4,574.00   Support Pre-K and early childhood education program 
Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc.  $         9,041.00   To support AGAR Music Poetry and Humanities (2018-19)
Bedford Community Orchestra  $         5,500.00   To support the Musician Development & Continuing Education Program
Opera on the James, Inc.  $         7,500.00   To fund Community Engagement Program, OperaWise 2019
Riverviews Artspace  $       10,000.00   To fund rehabilitation of Rosel Schewel Theater (HVAC & equipment)
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  $         5,000.00   To provide funding for redesign of website
Spring 2019 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Amazement Square  $         7,609.50   To support "Bee in the Know" Exhibition
Avoca Museum  $         4,000.00   To construct a digital sign at the entrance of the museum
Bower Center for the Arts  $         5,000.00   To provide program support
Cantate, the Children's and Youth Choir of Central Virginia  $         5,000.00   To fund scholarships, support marketing efforts, and purchase music scores
Charlottesville Ballet  $         7,500.00   To support 2019-20 season as a Resident Dance Company of the Academy Center of the Arts
Endstation Theatre Company  $         6,000.00   To support Embark! Youth Theatre Conservatory
Kuumba Dance Ensemble, Inc.  $         5,200.00   To fund purchase of costumes & equipment for dancers, and theatrical props
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra  $         4,500.00   To provide program support for Youth Education Concert Series
Second Stage/Amherst  $         6,000.00   To build out, furnish and hardwire coffee shop in Amherst
Virginia Humanities  $         2,500.00   To provide funding for "With Good Reason HUB Talk" in Lynchburg
Virginia Theatre Association  $         2,500.00   To fund internship program
Wharton Memorial Foundation  $         3,500.00   To purchase and install play equipment for Alice-In-Wonderland Play Space
Wolfbane Productions  $       10,000.00   To provide program support (Appomattox: Arts and Culture)

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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