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


Honoring the Vision of Buford Scott

Endowment fund provides economic education to Virginia students


NextUp RVA fosters learning beyond the bell

NextUp helps Richmond's youth thrive in school, at home and in the community


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.


FIELD NOTES: Drawing wisdom from models of success

Susan Hallett, Vice President of Programs, shares her experience joining other community partners on a visit to a public housing community in Southeast Washington D.C.


Q&A with TCF board chairman, Tom Gayner

Tom shares insights about what he loves about Richmond, what challenges us and how TCF is positioned to drive positive change on behalf of the donors and community we serve.


Nominate an Outstanding Teacher for an R.E.B. Award

Approximately 15 exceptional public school teachers are selected each year to receive cash grants to support professional development activities.


Scholarship Applications Now Open

The Foundation’s searchable database offers more than 60 scholarship opportunities for students living in the Central Virginia region.


Honoring MLK through a day of Service

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to re-commit ourselves to serving each other and our communities.


2016 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence

30 Finalists recognized with cash grants totaling $185,850


Michelle Nelson Named Top 40 Under 40

Style Weekly recently recognized Michelle Nelson in its latest class of Top 40 Under 40.