Entries by Ann

Spring 2018 Community Needs Projects

Nonprofit organizations in Harrisonburg & Rockingham County have submitted their spring projects. We hope you will review the list of current projects and find one (or more!) that you would like to support. If you need more information about any of these projects, or wish to know more about these organizations, please contact Ann at […]

2018 Financial Review

On February 27, The Community Foundation hosted its annual Financial Review for fund holders and local financial professionals. The evening event was hosted at Explore More Discovery Museum and included presentations by Asa W. Graves, VII of Graves-Light Wealth Management of Wells Fargo Advisors and featured speaker, Raymond E. Owens, III, research advisor and senior […]

Shenandoah Valley Economic Education Endowment

Shenandoah Valley Economic Education, Inc. is a nonprofit organization with a mission of promoting economic literacy in the Shenandoah Valley. SVEE provides the resources to teach students K-12 how the elements of free enterprise and the American economic system function.   SVEE’s business supporters work in partnership with area schools to broaden the knowledge of […]

Virginia Education Improvement Scholarship Tax Credit Program

The Virginia Education Improvement Scholarship Tax Credit program can offer support for thousands of low and middle-income families in Virginia.  The program offers opportunity for Virginia families to send their children to a school of their choice using private scholarships from scholarship foundations. The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County is an approved VDOE […]

Great Community Give Is On Its Way!

The Great Community Give is on its way! This event is the first online, community-wide giving day event for Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. Community members will have the opportunity to support their favorite nonprofit organizations that serve our area every day on April 18, 2018 from 6:30 am to 8 pm. Throughout the day we […]

SOS Foundation Awards First Scholarship Grants

It was a special night to remember and rejoice when SOS Foundation President Yancey Ford presented our charity’s first scholarship grants to three very deserving and appreciative young students during the annual SOS Dinner at the Innisbrook Golf Resort.   The SOS Foundation was created earlier this year as a certified 501-(c)(3) charity charged with […]

Important 2017 Dates & Deadlines

Important Year – End Deadlines Wednesday, December 27 – Gifts of Stock & Mutual Funds must be received in The Community Foundation brokerage account before the end of the year.  In order to ensure receipt, please plan to have your gifts of stock and mutual funds to us by 2:00PM on the 27th.   A guarantee for […]