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We help individuals and businesses simplify and achieve their charitable giving ambitions.

Supporting Positive Change

We use the charitable giving of many donors to make a meaningful difference in our community.

Creating Lasting Legacies

We design endowments capable of carrying out the wishes of our donors in perpetuity.


Community Foundation Seeks Nominations for Area’s Most Inspirational Educators

22nd Annual Dawbarn Education Awards will distribute $100,000 to deserving individuals who inspire, encourage

Community Foundation Announces 2015 Smyth Education Awards

The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge presented the 18th annual Smyth Education

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Who We Are

The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge, founded in 1992, serves the independent cities of Staunton and Waynesboro, and the counties of Augusta, Nelson, and Highland in Virginia. As one of the area's largest philanthropic institutions, we are committed to careful stewardship of and thoughtful investment in our region's future.


September 15, 2015

Deadline for Dawbarn Education Award nominations

September 30, 2015

3rd Quarter deadline for Cadence, Inc. Community Giving grant applications

November 4, 2015

Dawbarn Education Awards Ceremony


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