Crisis Programs

 Daily Bread


Donor Designated Grants for Fiscal Year 2018      
Big Island Emergency Crew  $             515.04   Annual donor-designated grant
Big Island Volunteer Fire Department  $             515.04   Annual donor-designated grant
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank  $          1,992.25   Annual donor-designated grant
Boonsboro Volunteer Fire and Rescue  $             702.50   Annual donor-designated grant
Kids' Haven  $             222.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Lake Christian Ministries, Inc.  $             279.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Community Action Group  $             321.50   Annual donor-designated grant
Miriam's House  $        91,705.00   Annual donor-designated grant
The Salvation Army  $          1,992.25   Annual donor-designated grant
United Way of Central Virginia  $        16,460.75   Annual donor-designated grant
YWCA of Central Virginia  $          5,954.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Fall 2017 Competitive Grant Cycle      
American Red Cross of the Blue Ridge  $          6,500.00   To support the Home Fire Campaign
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank  $        11,000.00   To support the Agency Capacity Fund
Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center  $          1,163.00   To provide general program support
CASA of Central Virginia  $          2,500.00   Plymale Foundation grant
CASA of Central Virginia  $        12,952.00   To fund pre-service training program in 2018
Freedom 4/24  $          2,568.00   To provide program support
Kids' Haven  $          2,842.00   To purchase resource bags for local grieving teens
Lake Christian Ministries, Inc.  $        10,000.00   To provide funding for food; financial aid & New Tomorrows
Lynchburg Daily Bread, Inc.  $        14,417.00   To provide program support
Miriam's House  $        10,000.00   To support the Community FIRST program
Neighbors Helping Neighbors of Amherst County  $          8,500.00   To fund Food Warehouse Mechanical Assistance
Rivermont Area Emergency Food Pantry  $          7,500.00   To support Inventory Expansion Project
The Agape Center  $          8,000.00   To fund purchase of a walk-in freezer
The Salvation Army  $        16,800.00   To support Center of Hope
United Way of Central Virginia  $          3,500.00   In support of Smart Beginnings
YWCA of Central Virginia  $          8,000.00   To purchase and install carpeting; purchase industrial refrigerator
Spring 2018 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Bedford Christian Ministries Association, Inc.  $        11,709.25   To support the Food Distribution Program
Hospital Hospitality House of Richmond, Inc. (The Doorways)  $          2,500.00   To support Patient and Family Access Program
King of Kings Church  $          2,000.00   To support Feed the Need
Lynchburg Beacon of Hope  $        10,000.00   Youth Philanthropy award
Lynchburg Beacon of Hope  $        14,423.00   To support program expansion
Lynchburg Daily Bread, Inc.  $          2,254.00   Plymale Foundation grant
Park View Community Mission  $        10,000.00   To support the purchase of a refrigerated box truck
Take My Hand Ministries, Inc.  $          3,000.00   To provide general program support
The Salvation Army  $             300.00   To provide general support
United Way of Central Virginia  $          3,000.00   To fund Food for Thought in 2018

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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