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


The Community Foundation Moves to Once Annual Grant Cycle

Learn more about a recent change to our Community Impact grantmaking process.


The Community Foundation Announces $2M in Fall Grant Cycle

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


SisterFund Awards $20,000 to Partnership for the Future

Grant will help young women transition to college and earn post-secondary degrees


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