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Fulfilling Charitable Goals

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.


Awards Program Remains Unique In America

The Community Foundation takes tremendous pride in presenting the Dawbarn Education Awards each year.

Community Foundation Celebrates Dawbarn Education Award Winners

At a ceremony on November 4th, the Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge

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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.


December 1, 2015

4th Quarter deadline for Cadence, Inc. Community Giving grant applications

December 2, 2015

Fundraising Workshop

Coming soon…

Youth Philanthropy Council Grant Opportunities

Community Grant Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities



Create A Legacy

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Reward An Educator

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Apply for a Grant

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