List of Donors

The Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation recognizes and thanks the individuals and organizations who have made contributions in the year 2016-2017. Their names appear below.


1972 society ($10,000+)

Adrian Gagesteyn Estate
Ms. Bonnie D. Benedict
Mr. and Mrs. David L. Bowen
The Dr. Robert R. Bowen Foundation
Brook Hill Retirement Center for Horses, Inc.
Carrington Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. James F. Daly
Mr. and Mrs. Richard N. Edwards, Jr.
Harwood Memorial Trust 
Mr. Donald W. Huskey
Mr. Michael D. Murphey
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Nygaard
Patrick Henry Family Services
Mr. and Mrs. L. Kimball Payne
Retail Merchants Foundation, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Sackett, Jr.
Ms. Helen B. (Stubbs) Simmons
Surgery Center of Central Virginia, Inc.
Mr. R. Edwards Taylor
Mr. and Mrs. William S. Thomasson
United Way of Central Virginia
Virginia Association of Counties Group
VML Insurance Programs
Wells Fargo Foundation


Chairman's Club ($5,000 - $9,999)

Mr. and Mrs. Lee S. Ainslie, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. B. Douglas Brockman
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Byrne
Ms. Lynn L. Dodge
Dr. and Mrs. William E. Gayle, Jr.
Heritage High School Athletic Director
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. Knakal, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Stewart Langley
Mrs. Joyce Stone
Virginia Local Government Management Association
Virginia Resources Authority


Director's Cabinet ($2,500 - $4,999)

Mr. and Mrs. John R. Alford
Mr. and Mrs. John T. Blanks
Mr. and Mrs. Michael B. Harrington
Jamerson Family Foundation
Merryman Charitable Foundation



President's Council ($1,000 - $2,499)

Mr. and Mrs. John R. Alford, Jr
Dr. Bradley W. Bateman and Cyndi Lee
Dr. and Mrs. Robert H. Bowden, Jr.
Mr. James R. Burruss
Mr. Thomas C. Capps
Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Cecil
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Chambers
Mr. and Mrs. C. Lynch Christian, III
Mr. and Mrs. Mark E. Coleman
Dr. and Mrs. Robert D. Cook
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Craddock
Davenport and Company
Mr. James L. Davidson, Jr.
Dodson Brothers Exterminating Co., Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Stuart C. Fauber
Flippin, Bruce & Porter
Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Forrest
Mr. and Mrs. James M. Gravely
Mr. Thomas P. Green
Dr. and Mrs. Robert N. Headley
Helen F. Carpenter Trust
Mr. and Mrs. Yuille Holt, III
Dr. and Mrs. George A. Hurt
Mr. and Mrs. Phillip C. Jamerson
Mr. and Mrs. William E. Jamerson
Jefferson Choral Society
Mr. and Mrs. Bruton A. Langley
Mr. and Mrs. Lemuel E. Lewis
Ms. Mary Lisa Nowak
Ms. Marsha H. Ponton
Mrs. Margaret R. Putnam
Ray-Griffin Foundation
Dr. and Mrs. Daniel F. Savage
Ms. Emmy Lou Thomson
Dr. and Mrs. David R. Vaughn
Mr. and Mrs. Read L. Viemeister
Mr. and Mrs. John A. Watts, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. T. Ashby Watts, III
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. White
Wiley & Wilson
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen L. Woodford



Community Supporters ($500 - $999)

Ms. Patricia Alexander
Appomattox County School Employees
Dr. Clinton S. Beverly
Mr. and Mrs. William J. Bodine
Mr. and Mrs. and Mrs. G. Carl Boggess
Mr. and Mrs. Gaston Brown
Mr. and Mrs. Clyde T. Clark
Mr. and Mrs. Mace T. Coleman
DHS Memorial Wall Fund
Ms. MaryJane Dolan
Mr. J.B. Drinkard, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Rodger W. Fauber
Mrs. Louis C. Fischer, III
Mr. and Mrs. Keith Franklin
Ms. Doniphan C. Guggenheimer
Mr. David A. Herrick
Mr. Frank Hughes
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin N. James
Dr. and Mrs. James L. Lynde
Markel Corporation
Mr. and Mrs. William N. Mays
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel P. McLaughlin
Montague-Betts Company
Ms. Bonnie W. Overacre
Pettyjohn, Wood & White, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. William F. Quillian, III
Mrs. Neil V. Raymond
Mr. and Mrs. James R. Richards
Riley Dental Associates of Central Virginia, Inc.
Mr. Marc A. Schewel
Mr. and Mrs. Terry G. Solberg
Mr. and Mrs. John M. Stone
The Valentine Family
Mr. Lennis Preston Wade
Mr. and Mrs. George C. Walker, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. James W. Wright

Foundation Friends ($1 - $499)

Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd C. Agnew
Mr. and Mrs. Garth Ainslie
Mr. and Mrs. James K. Alexander
Mr. and Mrs. Gary F. Allen
Mr. Carroll Anderson
Appomattox County High School
Appomattox County School Board
Appomattox Elementary School
Appomattox Primary School
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne L. Arthur
Ms. Linda Atkinson
AXA Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. David K. Bass
Dr. and Mrs. Robert G. Bass
Ms. Barbara J. Becker
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas B. Bellaire
Benevity Community Impact Fund
Mr. and Mrs. Carl L. Bennett
Mr. and Mrs. James D. Bennett
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Berryman, Jr.
Dr. James E. Blackburn, II
Ms. Paula W. Blair
Mrs. M. Stephen Blosser
Ms. Lucille H. Boggess
Ms. Catherine M. Bolen
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bosha
Dr. and Mrs. Scott S. Brabrand
Mr. Scott E. Brice, Jr.
Ms. Carolyn G. Brown and Ms. Paula Patrom
Mr. Leonard L. Brown, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. Glenn H. Buck
Mr. and Mrs. Frank H. Buhler
Mr. and Mrs. William A. Burke
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Callicott, Jr.
Mr. Bernard Y. Calvert, III
Mr. George E. Calvert, Jr.
Ms. Alicia J. Campbell
Ms. Karen E. Campbell
Dr. and Mrs. Peter Caprise
Mr. and Mrs. William Cardwell
c/o Hylan T. Hubbard, III
Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Carrington, III
Ms. Susan Carrington Lowder
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Carson, Jr.
Ms. Francis B. Carter
Mr. and Mrs. Fred R. Cawthorne
Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Chomycia
Chubb Surety
Ms. Ronalee Ciocco
Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Clarke
Clover Hill Players of Appomattox, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Cobb
Ms. Anne Carter Craddock
Mr. Jerry G. Craddock
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Craddock, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Todd Craft
Mr. and Mrs. George Cross
Mr. and Mrs. William S. Davidson
Mr. Lewis E. Davis
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel E. Davis, III
Mr. and Mrs. G. Edgar Dawson, III
Mr. Charles E. Dellinger
Mr. Mark Dolan
Ms. Sarah Douglas Dicks
Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Driscoll
Dr. and Mrs. Robert L. Driskill
Mr. and Mrs. Jubber C. Dunnaville
Mr. and Mrs. Eldon H. Easter
Mrs. Gordon Echols
Dr. and Mrs. Robert I. Elliott
Ms. Jayne Luongo Enochs
Dr. and Mrs. H. C. Eschenroeder, Jr.
Ms. Linda B. Eubank
Ms. Tammy Eubank
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Evans
Mr. and Mrs. John H. Evans
Ms. Ashley Farmer
Mr. and Mrs. James W. Farmer
Mr. and Mrs. Fred L. Fauber
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Fauber, III
Fifth Domain Consulting, LLC
Mrs. Eugene R. Fischer
Dr. and Mrs. Paul F. Fitzgerald
Mrs. J. DeNoon Fix
Ms. Polly B. Flint
Mr. and Mrs. William M. Floyd
Dr. and Mrs. David Frantz
Friends of Rivermont
Ms. Betty V. Fulcher
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Gallier
Mrs. Elizabeth C. Galloway
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Gamble
Mr. Michael Gamel-McCormick
Ms. Jane M. Garland
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Garland
Dr. T. Scott Garrett
GE Foundation
Dr. and Mrs. Dean G. Gianakos
Mr. and Mrs. John T. Gibbs
Mr. and Mrs. Donald M. Giles
Dr. and Mrs. John M. Gilkey
Dr. and Mrs. Robert L. Glenn
Mr. Robert E. Goins, Jr.
Ms. Pauline Goodman
Dr. and Mrs. William R. Goodman
Ms. Suzanne T. Gouyer
Grace Hills Baptist Church
Ms. Ruth N. Gray
Mr. and Mrs. James W. Green
Ms. Doris P. Hailey
Mr. and Mrs. Barry E. Hall
Ms. Mae A. Hall
Ms. Claudia T. Hamblen
Ms. Patricia J. Hamilton
Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Hancock, Jr.
The Reverend and Mrs Richard T. Harbison
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Harris
Mr. Douglas K. Harvey
Mr. Alan K. Haynes
HCI - EBS, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Everett H. Heath
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Helms
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Henderson
Ms. Hermina W. Hendricks
Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Herbolsheimer
Mr. David E. Herndon
Ms. Farnese J. Hicks
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Hite, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas G. Hobbs, III
Dr. and Mrs. William A. Hobbs, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. John A. Hoffman
Mr. and Mrs. Yuille Holt, III
Mrs. Harry J. Hooss
Mr. and Mrs. James L. Houck
Mr. James Hubbard
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey B. Hubbard
Huddleston Life Saving and First Aid Crew, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Hunt, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Hurley
Mr. and Mrs. George A. Hurt, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. G.H. Jamerson
Jamerson-Lewis Construction, Inc.
Ms. Nettie M. Jenkins
Mr. and Mrs. James M. Jennings
Ms. Henriett H. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Peronneau W. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel E. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Herbert B. Jones
Mrs. James B. Jones
Ms. Patricia A. Jones
Ms. Shirley S. Jones
Mr. Welford Jones
Mr. and Mrs. Edward E. Kable
Mr. and Mrs. Albert S. Kemper, III
Mr. and Mrs. Lee Kirstein
Dr. and Mrs. Walter Krug
Ms. Maggie Kyger
Ms. Diana LaFamina
Ms. Lydia Langley
Ms. Hillary Lanier
Ms. Margaret Lau
LCA Early Learning Center
Mr. John Leebrick
Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Levandoski
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Levinson
Ms. Brenda Lewis
Dr. and Mrs. Remo Lotano
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lowry
Mr. and Mrs. H. Michael Lucado
Lynchburg Ready Mix Concrete Co., Inc.
Lynchburg Retired Teachers Association
Mr. David Lyons
Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Madden
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen H. Marshall
Mr. Stephen Martin
Dr. William M. Massie
Master Engineers and Designers, Inc.
The Reverend Dwight R. Mays
Mrs. Langhorne McCarthy
Ms. Janet B. McCoy
Mr. and Mrs. Brent A. McCraw
Mr. and Mrs. Robert McDaniel Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. W. G. McKenna, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. McNally
Mr. and Mrs. Ken McVay
Dr. Kappa P. Meadows
Mr. Donald Megginson
Ms. Marlene E. Melton
Ms. Mary Steve Meriwether
Meriwether-Godsey, Inc.
Milhous Company
Mr. M. Dubois Miller
The Honorable and Mrs. Norman K. Moon
Ms. Sarah Moore
Mr. and Mrs. Richard T. Mosby
Ms. Barbara Murphy
Ms. Karen S. Myers
Dr. and Mrs. Wade A. Neiman
Mr. Duane P. Nelligan
Mr. J. Randolph Nelson
New Vistas School
Mr. Sherwood D. Newton
Mr. and Mrs. W. Randolph Nexsen
Dr. and Mrs. Richard Niles
Mr. and Mrs. William T. Nolley
Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Oliver
Ms .Joyce OQuinn
Mr. and Mrs. Edmond A. Overstreet, III
Ms. Barbara W. Owen
Mr. and Mrs. J. Michael Owen
Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Parker
Mr. and Mrs. Roger Pede
Mr. Floyd Peters
Ms. Phyllis J. Peters
Dr. Augustus A. Petticolas, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. David T. Petty, Jr.
Phillips, Morrison, Johnson & Ferrell
Dr. and Mrs. James D. Pittard, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence F. Poletti
Dr. and Mrs. Edward Polloway
Dr. and Mrs. T. Joseph Pond
Mr. and Mrs. R. Gregory Porter, III
Mr. and Mrs. Richard P. Potekhen
Mr. and Mrs. Ridgway H. Powell
Mr. and Mrs. William T. Powell
Mr. John Pryor
Ms. Mary Jo Pulliam
Dr. Kathryn & Mr. Richard G. Pumphrey
Ms. Anne A. Quillian
Mr. Robert Ray
Dr. and Mrs. Larry H. Redmond
Ms. Sally Gayle S. Revere
Ms. Rebecca L. Reynolds
Mr. John F. Richards
The Richmond Bond Department
Mr. and Mrs. George C. Riser
Dr. John C. Risher
Mr. and Mrs. John A. Roach
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Roberts
Mr. and Mrs. O. Randolph Rollins
The Reverend Elynor Rose
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur B. Ross
Ms. Shanda K. Rowe
Rutherford, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company
Dr. Mort Sajadian
Ms. Constance G. Sanders
Mr. and Mrs. L. Vincent Sawyer, Jr.
Mr. Jack Schewel
Karen I. Scott
Vincent Scully and Catherine Lynn
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Seiffert
Dr. Regina T. Dolan-Sewell and Mr. Granville C. Sewell
Mr. and Mrs. Harold C. Shaffer, III
Mrs. Michael Shenigo
Mr. David Shreve
Dr. and Mrs. Nathan Shumaker
Ms. Jane T. Sigler
Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Simonton
Mr. and Mrs. William Sinkler
Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Smith
Ms. Charlotte Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond D. Smoot, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. Eric J. Sorenson
Mr. Ronald Spiggle
Ms. Elaine D. St. Vincent
Mr. and Mrs. James A. Stanley
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Starbuck
Ms. Ilene Sussman
Ms. Theresa Swartzbaugh
Ms. Karla Swisher
Mr. and Mrs. F. Calvin Tanner
The Reverend Wilburn G. Tanner
Mr. Robert B. Taylor, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. William D. Taylor
Dr. Francis B. Teague, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel S. Temeles
Ms. Kathy Terrell
Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Thomas
Miss Susan G. Thornton
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Throckmorton
Ms. Jo Ann Townsend
Mr. and Mrs. E. Thomas Tuchmann
Mr. and Mrs. Donald H. Tucker
Mr. and Mrs. William O. Tucker, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Stuart J. Turille
Ms. Ruth M. Turner
Mr. and Mrs. Seth Twery
Ms. Angela Vaughan
Ms. Ann J. Vest
Ms. Ann Marie Vinson
Ms. Marie Waller
Mr. and Mrs. Massie G. Ware, Jr.
Ms. Rita Warren
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Webb
Mr. and Mrs. Milton O. West
Dr. and Mrs. Robert A. Whisnant
Ms. A. Ellen White and Reuben Ramsey
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth S. White
The Honorable and Mrs. Paul Whitehead, Jr.
Ms. Florence Z. Wilder
Ms. Vickie Wilkins
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Williams
Mr. and Mrs. Floyd E. Williams
Mr. and Mrs. Dean E. Wilson
Mr. and Mrs. William E. Wilson, III
Ms. Mary L. Wingfield
Mr. Gorham B. Wood
Mr. Kim H. Woodford
Ms. Evelyn H. Woodruff
Ms. Hope Wright
Dr. and Mrs. Daryl H. Yoder
Mr. Jeffrey Young



Memorial Gifts

Dr.  Alexander
Mrs. Sudie Rowe Bagley
Robert "Bob" Bailey
The Reverend Albert A. Blanks
Jane Barringer Bowen
Oma Lee Bradner
Coleman-Tanner Family
Jean Tandy Cook
Mrs. William A. Cook, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. George Costan
Mr. Billy P. Craft
Edward Swanson Crews
Ms. Betty Dahlgren
Stephanie Deasy
Ms. Shirley Dillard
Mrs. Ruth Drinkard
Mr. Ronald V. Dolan
Eugene Edmonds
Ms. Marilyn J. Elliott
Lawrence Falwell
Mr. William J. Fey
Martha C. Fischer
The Reverend Louis C. Fischer, III
Rita Formon
Melaine Fraley
Mr. Donnie Ray Guthrie
Mr. and Mrs. Yuille Holt, Jr.
Dr. Peter W. Houck
Christine Hubbard
Danise Rodgers Hanes Lee
Mr. John Jackson
Ruth Lewis
Gay Lundy
Mr. Mario V. Luongo
Chris Markham
Mr. Layton Patterson Marshall, Sr.
Ms. Ruth McBride
Ms. Lena Hunter McLean
Mary Lee Merryman
Mr. E.Thomas Messier
Mr. Joseph Samuel Millner
Dana Guarino-Murphey
Mr. George H. Murphy
Ralph Edward Ore
Dr. William E. Painter
Ruth Smith Paulette
Annie Penn
Louis I. Pettigrew
Lois Porter
Margaret Quillian
Dr. and Mrs. William F. Quillian, Jr.
Charles Revere
Mr. Frank Carroll Roddey
Marilyn Rowe
Eva Sexton
Mr. Albert W. Sloss
Dr. Mary Claire Whitmore
Mr. Malcolm Wilder
J. Wesley Williams
Mr. Wes Williams
Rachel Wilson
Mildred Worsham
Mr. Richard T. Worthington, Jr.
Mrs. Virginia C. Wyatt



Honorary Gifts


Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Albertson
Dr. and Mrs. William F. Baker
Mrs. Marion Barksdale
Mr. and Mrs. Buck Bradley
Drs. Robert and Teresa Brennan
Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Carrington, III
Dr. and Mrs. Dean Clower
Mrs. C. Graham Coleman, Jr.
Benjamin W. Copeland
Mrs. James M. Couch, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Craddock
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Craddock, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Claiborne W. Craddock, II
Mr. and Mrs. Homer Davis
Mr. and Mrs. James F. Daly
Mr. Sherwood Day
Lisa DeJarnette
Mr. and Mrs. Buford L. Driskill
Ms. MaryJane Dolan
Kenna Doremus
Mrs. Thomas O. Doyle
Mr. and Mrs. John H. Evans
Mr. Stuart C. Fauber
Mr. and Mrs. Stuart C. Fauber
Mrs. J. DeNoon Fix
Mr. and Mrs. Donald M. Giles
The Reverend Kim Glenn
Mr. and Mrs S. Wiley Green, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. S.W. Green, III
Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Hall
Mr. and Mrs. William P. Harris
Mrs. Joan L. Harrod
Coach Bo Henson
Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Hotchkiss
Mrs. Esther Johnson
Dr. Roger Jones
Mr. Ned Daniel and Betty Knight
Bruton A. Langley
Mr. I. Lewis Langley, Jr.
Kathy Mattea
Mrs. Langhorne McCarthy
John F. Richards and Nell McIver
Ms. Christine M. Petticolas
Ms. Joan B. Phelps
Dr. and Mrs. James S. Redmond, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Willard C. Rhodes
Mrs. Frank C. Roddey
Ms. Shanda K. Rowe
Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Sackett, Jr.
Beth and Jeff Savage
Reverend and Mrs. Stephen Schulz
Mr. Ben R. Shrader
Mr. and Mrs. Ben R. Shrader
Ms. Jane T. Sigler
Wright and Betsy Turner
Dr. John Walker
Mr. and Mrs. George C. Walker, Jr.
The Reverend Bill Watson
Dorothy L. Watts
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. White
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth S. White
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Worley
Mr. and Mrs. Peyton Worley
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Worley
Dr. Jim Wright
Anne Spencer House & Garden Museum, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. James F. Daly
Estate of Henriette Jones Gill
Harwood Memorial Trust
Mr. Donald W. Huskey
Johnson Health Center
Mr. and Mrs. Bruton A. Langley
Mr. and Mrs. Lemuel E. Lewis
Lynchburg Academy of Medicine
Opera on the James, Inc.
Ms. Barbara Pickett
Plymale Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth S. Sowers
Mr. and Mrs. Walker P. Sydnor Jr.
Louise L. Terrell
Miss Emmy Lou Thomson

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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    Lynchburg, VA 24504
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