/ The Community Foundation Moved to Scott’s Addition!
As of this past week, the Community Foundation for a greater Richmond has a new home in Scott’s Addition – 3409 Moore Street! For those familiar with the area, we’re located behind Tazza Kitchen and across the street from Tang & Biscuit.
In March, the Foundation announced a move of its headquarters after an over twenty-year tenancy at the Boulders Office Park in North Chesterfield.
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The Community Foundation for a greater Richmond, together with its donors, is pleased to announce Community Impact grant awards for 2018, totaling $2.83 million to 78 organizations across the region. Community Impact grants support local nonprofits whose strategies and outcomes align with the Foundation’s four focus areas: community vibrancy, economic prosperity, educational success, and health and wellness. Over the past year, the Foundation has adopted funding priorities in education, housing, and workforce development initiatives that will increase access and opportunity for low-income residents in Richmond.
A significant number of grants were awarded in the City of Richmond, where economic challenges tend to be the highest, with a focus on the East End, Northside and Southside (including the Jefferson Davis Corridor) neighborhoods. Ten grants were also awarded in the Petersburg area, primarily in education. The awards support nonprofit partners who are focused on high quality programming, systems, and advocacy and policy.
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