Historical Preservation

 Poplar Forest


Donor Designated for Fiscal Year 2020      
Anne Spencer Memorial Foundation, Inc.  $          2,373.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Legacy Project, Inc.  $        10,913.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Lynchburg Museum Foundation  $              339.50   Annual donor-designated grant
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $        11,621.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Southern Memorial Association  $          5,497.00   Annual donor-designated grant
The Sedalia Center, Inc.  $          3,852.00   Annual donor designated grant
Fall 2019 Competitive Grant Cycle        
Amherst County Museum & Historical Society  $          5,000.00   To fund "Studying the Past:  1761 to Present Day - Digging Deeper"
Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc.  $          9,250.00   To support Amherst Chamber Music, Java & Jazz, Humanities, Arts in Health & Sciences 2019-20
Appomattox 1865 Foundation  $          5,000.00   To support Freedom Day Forum & Hannah Reynolds Story
Avenel Foundation  $          7,000.00   To fund chimney repairs
Bedford Museum & Genealogical Library  $          3,500.00   To support volunteer workspace expansion
Friends of the Presbyterian Cemetery  $          4,906.97   To fund security system upgrade
Historic Sandusky Foundation  $              500.00   In Honor of Stannard Preston
Lynchburg Museum Foundation  $          7,000.00   To provide exhibit support for 'Commemorating 100 years of Women's Suffrage in Lynchburg'
Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation  $              500.00   To provide general program support
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




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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