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The Fund for the NRV provides support for both immediate and long-term initiatives that CONNECT individuals and organizations working toward common goals, INSPIRE innovative solutions that address the root causes of our community’s most pressing needs, and EMPOWER nonprofit organizations to become leaders in overcoming community challenges of all kinds. The Fund for the NRV supports CFNRV grant programs and administrative services for these four initiatives:


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  • A scholarship recipient and her loved ones and the scholarship benefactors at the CFNRV's scholarship picnic.

CFNRV Scholarship Application Closing Soon

Above: At the CFNRV’s annual scholarship picnic, Andrea Leng (second from left), the 2022 recipient of the Benjamin Eiss Memorial Scholarship, poses with loved ones as well as the scholarship fund’s benefactors, Norman and Nancy Eiss (third and fourth from left). Photo credit: Wilsie Photography Students are encouraged to apply to scholarships through the Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) before its scholarship application closes on January 30. [...]

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