List of Donors

The Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation recognizes and thanks the individuals and organizations who have made contributions in the year 2020-2021. Their names appear below.


1972 society ($10,000+)

Mr. and Mrs. Lee S. Ainslie, Jr.
Alpha Action Educational and Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Mr. Patrick E. Arwood
Bank of the James
Centra Health
Mr. Eugene Stewart Coleman
Mr. and Mrs. James F. Daly
DWB Real Estate, LLC
Employees of First National Bank
Estate of Beatrice and Roland Carter
Estate of Elliot S. Schewel
Estate of Winston Clay Thomson
First National Bank
Genworth Financial/Genworth Life & Annuity Insurance Company
Harwood Memorial Trust
Herman C. & Winnie C. Schenkel Unitrust
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis R. Howard
Jamerson Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Lemuel E. Lewis
Lynchburg Beacon of Hope
Markel Corporation
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Mignogna
Opera on the James, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. L. Kimball Payne
Dr. and Mrs. James M. Peery, III
Carol T. Roberts, Ph.D
Schewel Charitable Foundation
Southern Memorial Association
Stemmons Foundation Fund at Schwab Charitable
University Women of Bedford, Inc.
Watt Foster Family Foundation
Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Wilson
Dr. and Mrs. James W. Wright


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

Ms. Bonnie D. Benedict
Mr. G. Everett Bond, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Byrne
The Honorable & Mrs. John T. Cook
Ms. MaryJane Dolan
E. C. Glass High School Athletics
Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Forrest
Ms. Elizabeth B. Green
Ms. Elizabeth S. Harrington
Ms. Anne M. Langley
Law Offices of Ron Feinman, Esquire
Marston Family Properties, LLC
Mrs. Janice M. Marston
Moore & Giles
Ellen G. & Thomas W. Nygaard
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen F. Owen
Patrick Henry Family Services
Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Pryor, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. James Simmons
Stewart Langley Properties, LLC
Virginia Municipal League


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

Mr. and Mrs. John R. Alford
Blackwater Creek Association
Mr. and Mrs. John T. Blanks
Mr. and Mrs. William J. Bodine
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lynchburg
Mr. Thomas R. Burnett, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Cecil
Friends of the Lynchburg Public Library
Mr. Thomas P. Green
Dr. and Mrs. Robert N. Headley
Merryman Charitable Foundation
Pinnacle Bank
Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Sackett, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. J. Scott Wade
Mr. and Mrs. Kerry R. Watson
Mr. and Mrs. John A. Watts, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. White



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

The Al Stroobants Foundation
Dr. Clinton S. Beverly
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Callicott, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel P. Cardwell
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Carter
Central Virginia Academy for Nonprofit Excellence, Inc.
Dr. and Mrs. Robert D. Cook
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Craddock
Mr. James L. Davidson, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. H. C. Eschenroeder, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Stuart C. Fauber
Mr. Robert L. Finch, Jr.
Mrs. Charlotte Fischer
Flippin, Bruce & Porter, Inc.
Ms. Laurel Ibbotson Foot
Mrs. James M. Gravely
Mr. and Mrs. Yuille Holt, III
Dr. and Mrs. George A. Hurt
Mr. and Mrs. Phillip C. Jamerson
Jethro Management, LLC
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. Knakal, Jr.
Ms. Lydia Langley
Ms. Catherine Lynn
The Honorable Elizabeth G. McCrodden
Mrs. Marsha U. Melton
Dr. and Mrs. James M. Peery, Jr.
Peninsula Community Foundation
Pettyjohn, Wood & White, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. William T. Powell
Mrs. Margaret R. Putnam
Ray-Griffin Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. James R. Richards
Mr. Robert Roberts
Mr. Marc A. Schewel
Mr. and Mrs. Eric J. Sorenson, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. John M. Stone
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Taylor, Jr.
Thomas H. Lowder Family Foundation
United Way of Central Virginia
Dr. and Mrs. David R. Vaughn
Mr. and Mrs. Read L. Viemeister
Mrs. Lynne Walker
Watts Petroleum Corporation
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen L. Woodford
Dr. and Mrs. Daryl H. Yoder



Community Supporters ($500 - $999)

1001 Commerce St., LLC
Mr. and Mrs. and Mrs. G. Carl Boggess
Mr. George E. Calvert, Jr.
Mr. Clyde T. Clark
Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Cobb
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen L. Crank
Dodson Brothers Exterminating Co., Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Rodger W. Fauber
Genworth Foundation
Ms. Doniphan C. Guggenheimer
Mrs. Eunice M. Hobbs
Dr. and Mrs. William A. Hobbs, Jr.
Mrs. Harry J. Hooss
Mr. and Mrs. David P. Kintsfather
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Marston
Mr. and Mrs. Donald W. Merricks
Montague-Betts Company
Mr. Michael D. Murphey
N.B. Handy
National Financial Services, LLC
Mr. Albert L. Nichols, Jr.
Otter River Resource Center
Ms. Bonnie W. Overacre
Ms. Cynthia Raymond
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Ripley
Mr. and Mrs. Ian R. Smithson
Mr. and Mrs. Terry G. Solberg
Mr. and Mrs. Stewart W. Spetz
Mr. Nicholas Waddell
Mr. and Mrs. T. Ashby Watts, III
Mr. and Mrs. Alan S. Williamson

Foundation Friends ($1 - $499)

Mr. and Mrs. James A. Ackley
Mr. and Mrs. Sidney B. Allen, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Richard V. Anderson
Mr. Leslie Anthony
Appomattox County School Employees
Appomattox County School Board
Ms. Sheryl D. Bailey
Ms. Betsy J. Ballowe
Mr. Ande Banks
Mr. and Mrs. James Barefoot
Dr. and Mrs. Robert G. Bass
Dr. and Mrs. Samuel Baum
R. Harmon Beauchamp
Ms. Diane Becker
Mr. Michael Bernstein
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Berryman, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. William A. Blackman
Mrs. M. Stephen Blosser
Dr. and Mrs. Scott S. Brabrand
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Brown
Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Brown, Jr.
Ms. Susan Brown
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Burton, IV
Mr. Bernard Y. Calvert, III
Ms. Nancy B. Campbell
Mr. and Mrs. William Cardwell
Mr. Joseph P. Casey
Mrs. Fred R. Cawthorne
Mr. and Mrs. C. Lynch Christian, III
Ms. Cornelia Christian
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew D. Clements
Ms. Marie D. Coates
Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin T. Corish
Mr. George Craddock, III
Mr. and Mrs. Todd Craft
Mr. Edward C. Craighill
Mr. and Mrs. George Cross
The Honorable and Mrs. Jesse C. Crumbley, III
Ms. Constance W. Dahlberg
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander N. Daniel, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. William S. Davidson
Mr. Danny Davis
Mr. and Mrs. G. Edgar Dawson, III
Mr. Charles E. Dellinger
Ms. Christina Delzingaro
Ms. Kelli Diaz
Ms. Regina T. Dolan-Sewell
Ms. Sandra J. Duerr
Mr. and Mrs. Eldon H. Easter
Elizabeth A. Mason and Mark E. Dennis
Dr. and Mrs. Robert I. Elliott
Ms. Linda B. Eubank
Mr. and Mrs. John E. Falcone
Farnese J. Hicks Living Trust
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Fauber, III
Fellow Dunbar High School Classmates of Mr. Hylan T. Hubbard, III
Ms. Frances H. Fischer
Dr. and Mrs. Paul F. Fitzgerald
Mr. and Mrs. William M. Floyd
Dr. and Mrs. Kiah T. Ford, III
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene G. Frantz
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Garland
Mrs. Frances J. Giles
Mrs. John M. Gilkey
Mr. Robert J. Glick
Ms. Joanne S. Goding
Ms. Elissa Goldfarb
Ms. Emily Gur
Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey H. Hall, III
Mr. and Mrs. Barry E. Hall
Ms. S. Revelle Hamilton
Ms. Lucy Woodall Harris
Mrs. Sherwood K. Harris
HCI - EBS, Inc.
Dr. and Mrs. Tim Hellewell
Mr. and Mrs. Roger Henderson
Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Herbolsheimer
Mr. David A. Herrick
Ms. Katharine A. Hicks
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Hite, Jr.
Mrs. James L. Houck
Mr. and Mrs. James M. Hoye
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Hurley
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin N. James
Mr. Linzie B. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Peronneau W. Johnson
Ms. Linda S. Jones
Ms. Patricia A. Jones
Dr. and Mrs. Roger E. Jones
Mr. William F. Jones
Dr. and Mrs. Charles R. Joseph
Mr. and Mrs. Seymour Kaback
Dr. and Mrs. Alan Kauppi
Ms. Deborah S. Kendall
Ms. Kay Klass
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Knodel
Ms. Dorothy K. Kuhn
Mr. and Mrs. Howard A. Lambka
Mr. David Landsman
Ms. Sharon L. Lane
Ms. Patti Lanier
Ms. Taylor Lapsley
Mr. and Mrs. Kevin S. Lareau
Ms. Margaret Lau
Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Levandoski
Dr. and Mrs. Remo Lotano
Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Loving
Mr. and Mrs. John Mack
Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Madden
Dr. and Mr. Joseph A. Marraccini
Ms. Annie M. Mathew
Mr. and Mrs. William N. Mays
Mrs. Langhorne McCarthy
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis McGilvray
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn McGrath
Mr. W. G. McKenna, Jr.
Mr. F. Craig Meadows
Ms. Lucinda L. Mester
Mr. and Mrs. Jay Miller
Mr. M. Dubois Miller
Ms. Yvette H. Miller
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Moore
Ms. Jeanne Morcom
Ms. Barbara Murphy
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Nathanson
Mr. and Mrs. Harold K. Neal
Mr. Sherwood D. Newton
Dr. and Mrs. Richard Niles
Mr. and Mrs. William T. Nolley
Mr. and Mrs. Donald N. Parris
Ms. Patricia Parsons
Mr. William Pate
Mr. Floyd Peters
Dr. and Mrs. Augustus A. Petticolas, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. Edward Polloway
Mr. and Mrs. R. Gregory Porter, III
Mr. Tedd E. Povar
Mr. and Mrs. Ridgway H. Powell
Ms. Anne A. Quillian
Mr. and Mrs. William F. Quillian, III
Ms. Sally S. Revere
Dr. and Mrs. H. Paul Rhodes
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Richardson
Ms. Karen M. Robson
Mr. Keith Rogers
Mr. Steven L. Rosenberg
Mrs. Lucy Guggenheimer Ross
Mr. and Mrs. David M. Royer
Ms. Nina Salmon
Mr. and Mrs. L. Vincent Sawyer, Jr.
Mr. Thomas E. Schnurr, Sr.
Ms. Stacy Schwartz
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Seiffert
Mr. and Mrs. Harold C. Shaffer, III
Ms. Kay Shambelan
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Shapiro
Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Shier
Dr. Timothy J. Silvester
Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Simonton
Ms. Phyllis Kershner Soloman
Mr. Richard L. Stallings
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Starbuck
Mr. Jeffrey Stoke
Mr. John M. Stone
Mr. and Mrs. J. Martin Storey
The Reverend Wilburn G. Tanner
Ms. Lisa M. Taylor
Ms. Kathy Terrell
Ms. Emma Trachman
Truist Wealth
Ms. Valmarie Turner
University of Virginia
Ms. Ashley Rae Vaughan
Ms. Ann J. Vest
Mr. and Mrs. B.K. Waddell
Mr. Bobby Waddell
Ms. Quanisha S. Walker
Ms. Marie Waller
Mr. Stan Webb
Mr. and Mrs. Milton O. West
Mr. and Mrs. Daryl W. Whipkey
Ms. Sue B. Willis
Mr. and Mrs. Preston R. Willson
Mr. and Mrs. Reuben O. Womack
Mr. K.H. Woodford
Mr. Blue Wooldridge
Mr. Adam Wright
Mr. and Mrs. Billy D. Wright
Mr. Frank B. Wright
Ms. Hope Wright



Memorial Gifts

Irvin Allen Bailey
Mr. R. Harmon Beauchamp
Betty P. Bibb
Ora I. Blanks
Mr. Farley Whit Bomar
John J. Brunner
Mrs. Cecil Burks
Mr. Bob Chase
Linda Cole
Coleman-Tanner Family
Mr. and Mrs. George Costan
Mr. John D. Cox
John Stevens Cox
Amber Nicole Cubbins
Irma Carwile Davis
Jean Adams Day
Mr. Malcolm Lee Dews
Arthur F.J. Eckert
A. W. Elliott
Richard Fees
Ms. Anna H. Ferguson
Martha C. Fischer
Mrs. Robert D. Gardner
Mr. Donald M. Giles
K.B. Glass
K. Finnie Green, MD
Dana Lee Guarino-Murphey
William David Hall
Dr. Stuart H. Harris, Jr
Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Hicks, Sr.
Josephine "Jiggie" Holt
Christine Hubbard
Mrs. Florine M. Hubbard
Betty Hueber
Jack Jones, Jr.
Mr. Walter Carroll Kelly
Mr. Albert S. Kemper, III
Troy Kiger
Bruton A. Langley
Mr. Ronald H. LaReau
Dr. Larry D. Larkin
Mr. Mario V. Luongo
Mr. Gordon C. Martin
Gracie Hughes Melvin
Marjorie Arthur Miller
Jean Beaushaw Mills
Dr. Joseph L. Nelson, Jr.
Eleanor Peery
Mr. William C. "Billy" Perrow
Dennis W. Peters
Walter L. Pillow, Sr.
Dr. and Mrs. William F. Quillian, Jr.
Charles Revere
Evans Caskie Ross
Rosel and Elliot Schewel
Lizanne Sheehy
Champ Shields
Lea Simpkins
Nelwyn O. Smith
Frances Cortright Stowers
Pauline G. Taylor
R. A. Tibbs Jr.
Mr. J.P. Vaughan
Fay E. Walden
Dr. Guy W. Walton
Mr. James "Jimmy" Hannon White
Terry Wilson
Ray Atlee Wingfield
Harpo Wright



Honorary Gifts


Mr. Robin Baker
Allie Baum
Dr. William A. Blackman
Mr. Stewart Coleman
Mr. Joseph Cooney
Dr. George B. Craddock, Jr. for Father's Day
Ms. MaryJane Dolan
Mr. and Mrs. Stuart C. Fauber
Mrs. Charlotte Fischer
Mrs. Bettty Knight Daniel
Ms. Jane Gerdy
Mrs. Frances J. Giles
Mr. and Mrs S. Wiley Green, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. S.W. Green, III
Mr. and Mrs. Michael B. Harrington
Mrs. Joan L. Harrod
Coach Bo Henson
Mr. David A. Herrick
Sally R. Hicks
Mr. and Mrs. William E. Jamerson
Susan Carrington Lowder
Ms. Lucinda L. Mester
Cecilia Murphey
Ms. Barbara Murphy
Beth and Jeff Savage
Mr. Ben R. Shrader
Mr. and Mrs. Ben R. Shrader
Mr. Charles R. Stripling
Geraldine Strother Wade
Diane and Billy Walker
Mr. Charles B. White
Dr. James W. Wright
Ms. Marty Wright
Dr. and Mrs. James W. Wright
Marty & Jim Wright's Children (& their spouses)
Mr. Kenneth S. White
Mrs. Jane B. White
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Worley
Mr. and Mrs. Peyton Worley
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Worley
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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