Read the latest news from TCF, as well as other news about the good work of local nonprofits or emerging trends in philanthropy.


184 Scholarships Awarded $380,000 for Higher Education

More than 60 scholarships are offered annually through The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia for graduating seniors and adult learners.


TCF and partners award $24M in grants through June 30

The Community Foundation, partnering foundations and donors contributed to $24 million in support for community organizations through the first half of the year.


The Stettinius Fund Honors Outstanding Nonprofit Leaders

Three nonprofit leaders received grants totaling $26,000+.


Ujima Legacy Fund empowers youth through collective giving

$40,000 in grants awarded to Higher Achievement and Mega Mentors


Elaine Summerfield tapped to lead Richmond Opportunities Inc.

Elaine Summerfield will become Acting Executive Director of ROI in June, extending TCF's commitment to lifting residents out of poverty.


Scott Blackwell Named Chief Community Engagement Officer

Scott brings a diverse set of skills and talents in the areas of leadership, strategy development and execution, and community relations.


Impact 100 gives big

The women of Impact 100 select CARITAS and Sacred Heart Center to receive $100,000 grants


Four principals lead the way to educational excellence

Announcing winners of the 2017 R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership


The Community Foundation Announces $2M in Grants to 47 Organizations

We are pleased to announce our latest grant awards, totaling just over $2 million


Anonymous Donor Creates the Help Somebody Hall of Fame

Inspired by the story of Thomas Cannon, the Help Somebody Hall of Fame is a platform to honor selfless individuals in our community.