Children's Programs



Donor Designated for Fiscal Year 2019      
ABC School of Winston Salem  $               223.60   Annual donor-designated grant
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central VA  $               588.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lynchburg  $            4,082.38   Annual donor-designated grant
Camp Kum-Ba-Yah, Inc.  $            2,714.38   Annual donor-designated grant
Carl B. Hutcherson School  $               761.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Elizabeth's Early Learning Center  $        301,976.08   Annual donor-designated grant
Faith Christian Academy  $           6,144.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Johnson Health Center  $              223.60   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Grows  $          11,002.50   Annual donor-designated grant
New Vistas School  $          19,412.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Patrick Henry Family Services  $            5,846.00   Annual donor-designated grant for the Academy
Patrick Henry Family Services  $            5,276.00   Annual donor-designated grant for the Child Care Program
STEP with Links Program  $          10,072.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Fall 2018 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Altavista Area YMCA  $            7,000.00   Plymale Foundation
Amherst Cares  $            6,000.00   To provide food to food insecure students in Amherst County Public Schools
Appomattox Literacy Intervention Program  $            6,800.00   To support Spring 2019 Reading Programs
Bedford Public Library System Foundation  $            3,150.00   To support expansion of Summer Reading Program
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central VA  $            7,500.00   To support Community-Based Mentoring Program
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lynchburg  $            1,099.00   To support children's educational programs
Central Virginia United Soccer  $            5,000.00   To support scholarship efforts
Churches for Urban Ministry  $          24,000.00   To provide program support
Elizabeth's Early Learning Center  $          12,000.00   To fund LED Lighting Project
Holiday Lake 4-H Education and 4-H Camp for Lynchburg Youth  $            6,000.00   To support Natural Resource Education Program
James River Day School  $          24,540.00   To support CARDINAL FLY
Kids & Pros, Inc.  $            5,000.00   To support Character-Based & Non-Contact Football Camp for boys & girls
Lynchburg Grows  $            1,500.00   To provide funding for packing shed renovations
Sports Outreach Institute  $            6,070.00   To fund costs of coaches' training web portal
The Link Project, Inc.  $          11,000.00   To fund the Intercultural Leadership Institute Study Tour
Topper Touchdown Club  $              700.00   To provide general support
William Campbell Athletic Boosters Club  $            3,086.00   To fund replacement of baseball scoreboard
Spring 2019 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Altavista Area YMCA  $            6,000.00   Plymale Foundation
Altavista Area YMCA  $          12,000.00   To support Athletic Center Renovation Project
Amherst Cares  $            5,000.00   Youth Philanthropy
Aspire Foundation, Inc.  $            4,000.00   To provide funding for Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Boy Scouts of America - Blue Ridge Mtn. Council  $            6,000.00   To support Scout Reach Initiative
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lynchburg  $          10,000.00   Youth Philanthropy
Camp Kum-Ba-Yah, Inc.  $          10,000.00   To support Send-A-Kid to Camp, assist with replacement of capsite tarps
Food for Kids  $            5,899.12   To purchase food for weekend food bags
Future Focus Foundation  $            4,000.00   To support expansion of access to STEM opportunities in Central Virginia
Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council  $            2,200.00   To support Lynchburg Cookie College Program (2020)
HumanKind  $            1,500.00   Plymale Foundation
James River Day School  $            3,000.00   To provide funding for library upgrades
Kids Outdoor Zone  $            2,850.00   To fund Outdoor Summer Camp (2019)
Museum of the Confederacy - The American Civil War Museum  $            4,000.00   To fund needs-based customized education classroom programs
New Vistas School  $            2,000.00   Plymale Foundation
New Vistas School  $            9,899.12   To provide funding for need-based scholarships
Patrick Henry Family Services  $          10,000.00   To support establishment of Family Resource Centers
Radford University Foundation  $            5,000.00   To support Summer Bridge Program
Reach Out and Read Virginia  $            4,000.00   To provide program support
SML Good Neighbors, Inc.  $            7,000.00   To support Summer Enrichment Camp (2019)
YMCA of Central Virginia  $          14,000.00   To provide program support (Power Scholars Academy - 2019)


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
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