General Grants: October 2019

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond

For general operating support for the Petersburg Club.


For general operating support.

Children’s Home Society of Virginia

For the Possibilities Project, a research-based collaborative program centered on empowering youth who have aged out of foster care.

City of Colonial Heights Department of Recreation & Parks

To support work of the Violet Bank Restoration Project.

City of Hopewell Fire and Rescue

Towards the purchase of a new ambulance.

Colonial Heights Food Pantry Inc.

For general operating support.

Crater Community Hospice Inc.

For hospice care, specifically towards medications and medical equipment.

Downtown Churches United Inc.

For continued general operating support.

Equal Justice America Inc.

To place one fall fellow, one spring fellow and one summer fellow at Central Virginia Legal Aid Society in Petersburg.

Family Lifeline

To support the Petersburg Early Childhood Home Visiting Initiative.

First Baptist Church of Petersburg

A Sacred Landmarks Grant towards restoration of the west porch.

Gateway Homes Inc.

To provide outpatient clinical services to individuals with mental illness.

Greater Richmond SCAN

Continued support for the Child Advocacy Center (CAC), which serves children who are victimized by, and exposed to, sexual abuse and associated trauma.

Lucy Corr Foundation Inc.

Toward providing oral health equity to seniors in Chesterfield and the Tri-Cities areas.

Merchants Hope Episcopal Church

A Sacred Landmarks Grant to replace the roof shingles on Merchants Hope Episcopal Church.

Metropolitan Richmond Sports Backers, Inc.

For the Fitness Warriors Tri-Cities program.

Petersburg Area Art League Inc.

For general operating support.

Petersburg Library Foundation Inc.

For the Healthy Living and Learning Center.

Petersburg Preservation Task Force

Toward general operating support.

Pretty Purposed

For girls’ mentoring programs coordinated between Pretty Purposed and Cupcakes & Conversation.

Rawls Museum Arts Inc.

To provide arts outreach programming to Sussex County Public Schools.


Toward general operating support.

Southside Transformation Opportunities for Residents and Youth (STORY)

For the ML2 (Math, Literacy and Leadership) Youth Development Program.

St. Joseph’s Villa

To support the Flagler Housing Resource Center, which provides rapid re-housing and homeless prevention services for the Tri-Cities areas.

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Inc.

Towards youth admissions for schoolwide Title I schools in Colonial Heights, Petersburg, Hopewell, Prince George, Sussex and Dinwiddie.

Virginia Dental Association Foundation

Continued funding for the Donated Dental Services program.