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 2020 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Campbell County Historical Society  $          4,000.00   To fund exterior repairs to historic courthouse
Legacy Project, Inc.  $          8,000.00   To provide funding for exhibit update, general program support, workshops & 20th Anniversary events
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $          6,000.00   To fund Security & Safety Enhancements Project
Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation  $          3,000.00   To provide funding for GPS trail mapping & cost of professional research by historian
Poplar Forest  $          4,000.00   To support Jefferson & Douglass:  A Conversation annal event, marketing & promotion, rental fees & catering
The Sedalia Center, Inc.  $          5,000.00   To support replacement of roof
Fall 2020 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc.  $          7,500.00   To provide program support - Virtual Diversity Program
Avenel Foundation  $          5,000.00   To fund Firebox Restoration Project
Friends of the Presbyterian Cemetery  $          3,000.00   To fund survey of new section of cemetery
Historic Sandusky Foundation  $          5,000.00   To fund marketing initiatives for Historic Sandusky
Legacy Project, Inc.  $          8,200.00   To fund Buffalo Soldier Program, honorarium to Kuumba Dance, website maintenence and marketing materials
Millennium Group/Nelson Heritage Center  $          5,000.00   To support renovation of gymnasium of the Nelson Heritage Center
Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation  $              750.00   To provide general support
Southern Memorial Association  $        14,939.00   To support pathway build with signage and historic gardens to honor African American history




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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