The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge is accepting grant applications. Eligible organizations are those with 501(c) (3) tax-exempt status, either located within or operating programs within the Foundation’s service area Cities of Staunton and Waynesboro, and Augusta, Nelson, and Highland Counties).
The Foundation accepts proposals for programs and projects in any charitable area (arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services, historic preservation, etc.) which is being served by a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization.
Requests not eligible for support include general annual fund appeals, deficit reduction, capital campaigns or endowments, fund-raising or celebration events, start-up funds, benefits for individuals (including travel, fellowships), and fraternal or strictly religious programs (community-based, ecumenical programs which meet the Foundation’s selection criteria are eligible for support).
The application deadline is February 1, 2023