Nonprofit Capacity Building

New Online Grant Catalog Invites Community Members to Join the Community Foundation in making Grants to NRV Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) received nearly 100 applications to its 2020 Responsive Grant Program in July. For the first time in its twenty-five year history, the CFNRV is opening its grants process to the public, [...]

2020-09-28T10:24:22-04:00September 28th, 2020|

Philanthropic Giving During the Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our lives, and it has had a profound impact on local businesses, nonprofits, and governments. It has also left many individuals and families out of work or in need of basic [...]

2020-09-16T15:55:21-04:00September 16th, 2020|

Montgomery County, Town of Blacksburg, and Town of Christiansburg Announce Nonprofit Recovery Grant

Application Deadline: October 15, 2020 Montgomery County and the Towns of Blacksburg and Christiansburg have established a grant fund in response to COVID-19 to support the recovery of nonprofit organizations. The grant program is administered by all three localities with [...]

2020-09-08T13:53:06-04:00September 8th, 2020|

7th ANNUAL GIVING DAY EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS, RAISES OVER $415,000 FOR AREA NONPROFITS

The Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) held its largest giving day yet, GiveLocalNRV on Wednesday, June 24th, to help over 80 nonprofits across the New River Valley raise money and draw attention to the important work they [...]

2020-07-06T16:45:29-04:00July 6th, 2020|

GiveLocalNRV: Giving Day Helps Organizations Both Big and Small

The Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) is holding its 7th Annual Online Giving Day, GiveLocalNRV on Thursday, June 24, 2020, to help organizations both big and small raise money in the New River Valley. This is an [...]

2020-06-03T16:16:08-04:00June 3rd, 2020|

Community Foundation Celebrates 2019 Grant Recipients and Baldwin Award Winner

On November 13, 2019, the Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) held a celebration at The Draper Mercantile in Pulaski to announce its 2019 Responsive Grant recipients and to announce the winner of the 2019 Vernon L. and [...]

2019-12-03T09:38:51-05:00December 3rd, 2019|

Announcing GiveLocalNRV and the 7th Annual Day of Giving

        The Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) is pleased to announce a new brand and partnership to support online charitable giving for nonprofits and employers in the New River Valley (NRV). The new GiveLocalNRV  [...]

2019-11-19T10:14:21-05:00November 19th, 2019|

The NRV’s 2019 Celebration of Giving Includes a Tribute to Local Donors with a Major Impact

The 2019 Celebration of Giving hosted by the Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) on September 17, 2019 at Sinkland Farms included a tribute to three of the Foundation’s most committed donors. As consistent supporters, Drs. Norman and [...]

2019-10-07T09:32:01-04:00October 7th, 2019|

Announcing The Opening Of The 2019 Responsive Grant Application For Regional Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) is pleased to announce the call for applications as part of the 2019 Responsive Grant Program for regional nonprofits. The program is tailored to make a positive impact in the community [...]

2019-05-30T11:23:22-04:00May 30th, 2019|

Inaugural Teams Complete the First NRV Nonprofit Accelerator

Participants, mentors, and supporters came together on May 8, 2019, to celebrate the completion of the first Nonprofit Accelerator at Great Road on Main in downtown Christiansburg. An initiative of the Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV), the [...]

2019-05-22T12:46:00-04:00May 22nd, 2019|
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