Historical Preservation

 Poplar Forest



Donor Designated Grants for Fiscal Year 2018      
Anne Spencer Memorial Foundation, Inc.  $           3,609.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Friends of Lynchburg Parks and Recreation  $           5,275.00   Donor-designated grant
Legacy Project, Inc.  $         10,698.00   Annual donor-designated grant
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $         11,378.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Southern Memorial Association  $           5,389.00   Annual donor-designated grant
The Sedalia Center, Inc.  $           3,889.00   Annual donor-designated grant
Fall 2017 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Amherst County Museum & Historical Society  $           5,000.00   To fund "Studying the Past:  1761 to Present Day"
Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc.  $           7,609.00   To support 2017-18 Arts & Humanities Project
Avenel Foundation  $           6,000.00   To support the back balcony restoration project
Bedford Museum & Genealogical Library  $           5,000.00   To support expansion of display cases
Friends of Big Otter Mill  $           4,000.00   To support Roll Mill system Restoration Project
Friends of the Presbyterian Cemetery  $           5,000.00   To fund computerizing and satellite mapping of burial records
Legacy Project, Inc.  $         11,400.00   To provide program support
Lynchburg Museum Foundation  $           6,000.00   To support construction of Point of Honor Education Center
The Sedalia Center, Inc.  $           8,000.00   To fund the purchase of a subcompact tractor/mower
Spring 2018 Competitive Grant Cycle      
Campbell County Historical Society  $           4,092.00   To fund purchase of printer/copier/scanner & laptop computer
National D-Day Memorial Foundation  $           5,000.00   To purchase tables, chairs, heaters, etc. for pavilion
Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation  $           5,000.00   To support construction of Education & Event Center


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
  •   434.845.6530 fax
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