Historical Preservation

 Poplar Forest


Donor Designated for Fiscal Year 2021          
Anne Spencer Memorial Foundation, Inc.  $         2,379.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Legacy Project, Inc.  $       10,923.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Museum Foundation  $            564.00   Annual donor-designated grant
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $       11,667.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Southern Memorial Association  $         5,513.00   Annual donor-designated grant
The Sedalia Center, Inc.  $         3,799.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Spring 2021 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Anne Spencer Memorial Foundation, Inc.  $       12,500.00   Pops Chicken House
Campbell County Historical Society  $         4,000.00   Historic Courthouse Sidewalk Repair
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $         7,000.00   Security and Safety Enhancement Project, Phase 2
Natural Bridge Appalachian Trail  $         7,000.00   Applachian Trail Signage
Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation  $         3,000.00   Liberty Trunks - Colonial American History & Virginia's Role in the American Revolution
Pierce Street Gateway, Inc.  $       16,584.00   Pierce Street Gateway:  Stabilization Phase I and Community Garden
Poplar Forest  $         5,000.00   Jefferson & Douglass: A Conversation
The Sedalia Center, Inc.  $         5,000.00   History Room and Arena Upgrades
Fall 2021 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc.  $         9,051.00   Of Extraordinary Artists, Underserved Audiences and Isolating Epidemics
Anne Spencer Memorial Foundation, Inc.  $            400.00   To provide general program support
Avenel Foundation  $         5,000.00   Plater Restoration Project
Big Otter Mill Foundation  $         4,000.00   Basement Floor Pour/ADA Ramp
Historic Sandusky Foundation  $         4,300.00   Sandusky Smokehouse Archaeology
Legacy Project, Inc.  $            500.00   To provide funding for museum exhibitions/black history projects
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $         1,000.00   PLYMALE FOUNDATION
Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation  $         1,000.00   To provide general program support
Pierce Street Gateway, Inc.  $         5,000.00   To provide funding for construction
Poplar Forest  $         5,000.00   Jefferson & Adams:  A Stage Play
Whirlwind Johnson Foundation  $            400.00   To provide general program support




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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