The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County is a philanthropy hub offering your clients highly effective tools for making charitable donations. There are many reasons why The Community Foundation is the partner of choice for your client’s charitable giving.

Personalized approach offers flexibility for giving

We provide personalized service tailored to each client’s charitable and financial goals. We meet with your client to learn their interests and provide options for giving wisely. We offer many ways for your client to make charitable donations, including complex gifts such as securities, real estate, life insurance and other planned gifts.

Nonprofit information at your client’s fingertips

There are more than100 nonprofit organizations in our local area, and knowing where your client’s charitable dollars should go can be a challenging task. We compile a summary of the needs of nonprofit organizations in Harrisonburg & Rockingham County. This Community Needs list assists clients in learning about an individual organization’s financial status and needs, along with other information, prior to making a decision about a charitable donation.

 Limited paperwork makes charitable donations easier

Let us write all your client’s charitable checks for them. Allowing The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County to make charitable donations of $250 or more for your client eliminates the need for them to keep up with receipts from so many charitable organizations. We make giving simple for your client and their CPA.

 Nonprofit research can assist your client’s giving

Although we promote local philanthropy, The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County helps your clients meet charitable goals anywhere in the country. We are happy to research information on nonprofit organizations in the Harrisonburg & Rockingham County community or outside the area at the client’s request.

 Clients can give with confidence and trust – today, tomorrow and forever

Everyone wants to make sure their charitable donations are used as intended. Your clients can trust us to make sure that happens – while they are living and after they are gone. The Community Foundation goes to great lengths and expense to ensure every penny is allocated properly and that charitable dollars are spent on their intended purpose. We conduct an annual audit, and we are fortunate to have an expert Board of Directors and Audit Committee. We are also recognized by the Community Foundations National Standards Board for accreditation and full compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations, meeting its rigorous standards for transparent, efficient and ethical organizational and financial practices.

 Philanthropic expertise gives your clients peace of mind

Clients benefit from our staff’s collective 60+ years of nonprofit and charitable giving experience. We are dedicated to assisting the donor, the nonprofit and the Harrisonburg & Rockingham County community. 

Have questions about The Community Foundation?

Latest News

Community Foundation Announces 2019 Scholarship Recipients

The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County…

Summary Report on 2019 GreatCommunityGive

The 2019 GreatCommunityGive was a resounding success for the…

Voice of America (VOA) broadcast features the GreatCommunityGive

The Voice of America (VOA) broadcast on June 28 features a story…

2019 Community Needs Application Available

The 2019 application for the Community Needs process is now available.…

2019 GreatCommunityGive Only 3 Weeks Away!

The GreatCommunityGive is one day when the Harrisonburg and Rockingham…

Guidestar and Foundation Center to become Candid

As donors, many are familiar with Guidestar and its goal to provide…

Impact Awards Annual Grants to Local Nonprofits

Impact Harrisonburg, a giving circle of young professionals,…

National Standards Accreditation Affirms Our Commitment to Excellence

The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County…