Funds of the Community Foundation of the Dan River Region

TOTAL FUNDS – (131) – as of February 13, 2017

Administrative/Unrestricted Fund

To help support general operating needs of The Community Foundation and to provide unrestricted grantmaking support.

Adkerson-Dodson Special Education Scholarship (‘12)

To provide scholarships for deserving Danville-Pittsylvania graduates who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree or licensure in special education.

Ahmed Children‘s Fund (‘03)

To meet humanitarian needs.

W. Earl & Elise M. G. Allen Fund (‘98)

To benefit the people of Chatham and Pittsylvania County.

James Russell Anderson & Zora Carter Anderson Endowment Fund (‘05)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Mr. and Mrs. P.L. Anderson, Jr. Family Fund (‘04)

To further the charitable purposes of designated area nonprofit organizations.

Animal Welfare Fund (‘11)

To support animal welfare in Danville and Pittsylvania County.

Autism Education Fund (‘12)

To support autism education-related programs or organizations benefitting individuals, families, educators and the community.

William E. Barr Scholarship Fund (‘13)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania graduates attending Hampden-Sydney College.

Bennett-Bushnell-Jones-Kaufmann Scholarship (‘08)

To provide scholarships to second-year nursing students at Danville Community College.

Deputy Frankie Lynn Betterton Scholarship Fund (‘12)

To provide scholarships for deserving Danville/Pittsylvania residents who have a financial need and who are pursuing a law enforcement career.

Robert R. Blackwell and Lick Fork Primitive Baptist Church of Rockingham County (’16)

To provide support to the church for maintenance of its historic cemetery.

Board Endowment Fund (‘10)

To help support the work of The Community Foundation.

Boys & Girls Clubs Endowment Fund (’13)

To help support the work of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Danville Area.

James W. Bryant, Sr. and James T. Collie Scholarship Fund (‘05)

To provide scholarships for Pittsylvania County gradutes, preferably in the fields of education or nursing.

Buck-Wayland Fund (‘14)

To help meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Mary Cahill Historic Preservation Fund (’16)

To support Danville projects or programs including historic preservation.

Bernard C. Calvert Scholarship Fund (‘04)

To provide scholarships for deserving Tunstall High School graduates, preferably students who attended either Brosville or Stony Mill Schools.

Gary A. and Sherry M. Carroll “Good For Youth” Fund (‘07)

To support and encourage positive youth development.

Faye Carter Fund (‘04)

To benefit youth in the Danville area.

Christian Charities Fund (‘08)

To provide grants to area charitable organizations that operate with Christian principles and a Biblical basis.

James L. Clark and Henrietta Clark Fund (‘09)

To benefit Moffett Memorial Baptist Church and Danville Life Saving and Rescue Squad.

Collins ‘Great Outdoors’ Fund (’14)

To provide grants to charitable organizations to promote outdoor activities through improvements, enhancements, and beautification.  Special consideration will be given to nature trails/environments, parks (including dog parks), bird habitats, and outdoor music events in the Danville and Pittsylvania/Caswell County and Goldsboro/Wayne County North Carolina areas.

Community Impact Fund (‘16)

To provide a pool of unrestricted funds to help address a broad range of local needs.

P. Niles and Carol Daly, Jr. Fund (‘98)

To help meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Pat & Cathy Daly Family Fund (‘04)

To support youth enrichment.

Philip and Frances Daly Fund (‘98)

To help meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Dan River Inc. Endowment Fund (‘08)

To help meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Daniel Fund (‘97)

To help meet humanitarian needs in Danville and Pittsylvania County.

John Watson Daniel Scholarship Fund (‘97)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania-Caswell graduates, with a preference for descendants of employees or retirees of John W. Daniel Construction Company.

Steven Bruce Daniels, Jr. Scholarship Fund (’14)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania-Caswell graduates attending either NC State University or Virginia Tech and plans for studying in the field of agriculture or with a high school varsity athletics background.

Danville Academic Boosters Scholarship Fund (‘03)

To provide scholarships for top graduates of Danville Public Schools.

Danville Lions Foundation Scholarship Fund (’16)

To provide scholarships to Danville-Pittsylvania and Caswell County High School graduates who are pursuing a health-related profession, with a preference for those in a graduate level of study, especially those studying sight and speech/hearing professions.

Danville Regional Foundation Fund (‘07)

To support community grantmaking.

Danville Regional Medical Center Auxiliary/Volunteer Scholarship (‘07)

To provide scholarships for Danville Regional Medical Center employees and volunteers and their immediate families who are studying in a medical field.

Danville Symphony Orchestra Endowment Fund (’14)

To help support the work of the Danville Symphony Orchestra.

Davis Family Fund (‘08)

To further the charitable purposes of designated area charitable organizations.

Disaster Relief Fund (‘12)

To accept and strategically disburse local, regional and national funding on behalf of local disaster preparation, response and relief efforts.

Domestic Violence Shelter Fund (‘11)

To support domestic violence victims in the Dan River Region.

Roy L. and Mary G. Doss Scholarship (‘10)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania County students.

Susan L. Edwards Scholarship (‘12)

To provide scholarships for students who are pursuing the field of radiologic technology, with nursing students as a secondary preference.

John R. and Betty B. Eggleston Scholarship Fund (‘02)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania-Caswell graduates.

Agency Emergency Fund (‘16)

To offer emergency assistance on a one-time basis to Danville/Pittsylvania County/Caswell County/Halifax County nonprofit agencies which have prior grant experience with The Community Foundation.

Eugene Evans Library Fund (‘10)

To benefit The Danville Public Library.

Faith Home Endowment Fund (‘98)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

First Responder-Hero Education Scholarship Fund (‘13)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania-Caswell County High School graduates whose parents are armed force members or veterans, law enforcement officers, or fulltime or volunteer firefighters, with a preference for graduates whose parents were killed or wounded while performing their duties.

Nancy Flippen Fund (’15)

To benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Danville Area for educational purposes and the Danville Concert Association for general purposes.

Margaret Spruce Floyd Scholarship Fund (‘03)

To provide scholarships for female graduates of public and private schools in Pittsylvania County.

Gamewood Technology Fund (‘97)

For programs utilizing information technologies for the improvement of the lives of children, the elderly, and persons with illness and disabilities.

George and Helen K. Gantsoudes Family Fund (‘08)

To benefit St. Peter‘s Greek Orthodox Church and Danville Cancer Association.

Gantsoudes Scholarship Fund (‘08)

To provide scholarships for George Washington High School students who attend Virginia or North Carolina colleges.

Garden Club of Danville Fund (‘00)

To further the charitable purposes of the Garden Club of Danville.

George Washington High School Class of 1957 Scholarship (‘07)

To provide scholarships for graduates of George Washington High School.

Roy G. and Joan F. Gignac Scholarship Fund (‘00)

To provide scholarships for area students studying tehcnical fields, with a preference for graduates attending the Illinois Institute of Technology.

Clarence Giles Fund (‘01)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Juanita G. “Nita” Grant Fund (‘12)

To further the charitable purposes of designated local organizations.

Diane Marie Gross Scholarship Fund (‘13)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania County graduates attending either Washington and Lee University or the College of William and Mary.

John B. Grubb Scholarship Fund (‘07)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania County graduates.

Gail and Walter Gunn Scholarship Fund (‘15)

To provide post-secondary educational scholarships to local African American students with a preference for those studying business or with an entrepreneurial interest.

Ray M. Harris Educational Fund (‘04)

To provide undergraduate and graduate scholarships with preference given to graduates from high schools in Pittsylvania County.

Stuart Harris Drama Scholarship Fund (‘03)

To provide scholarships for Danville Public Schools graduates who are outstanding drama students.

The Fund For Halifax County (‘10)

To improve and enrich lives in Halifax County.

Wayles R. Harrison Memorial Fund (’14)

To assist needy Danville-Pittsylvania County cancer patients with financial assistance for prescriptions, medical supplies, and other expenses not covered by insurance.

Bobby Hawker Memorial Fund (‘06)

To enrich the lives of individuals and families affected by HIV and AIDS.

Douglas Sager Hayes and Mildred “Mickey” Hayes Scholarship (‘14)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania graduates studying art.

Eliza Patterson Hines Memorial Scholarship Fund (‘15)

To provide scholarships for local students pursuing a career in teaching, preferably in grades 1-7.

Hokie Bird Scholarship Fund (‘13)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania County High School graduates attending Virginia Tech.

Holland Fund (‘99)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Harry Melton Hood Fund (‘98)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Hospice Support Services Fund (‘12)

To provide assistant with expenses not covered by insurance to Danville-Pittsylvania County residents who have elected hospice benefits.

Peter and Jo Ann Howard L’Dor V’Dor Fund (‘12)

To support Temple Beth Sholom.

John L. Hurt, Jr. Scholarship Fund (‘02)

To provide scholarships for Gretna High School graduates, with a preference for those who attended John L. Hurt, Jr. Elementary School.

Larry Donald Huskey Memorial Fund (‘09)

To provide grants to charities which support the mentally ill or disadvantaged.

Elizabeth (Betty) W. Jefferson Fund (’12)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Kang-A-Rhue Children‘s Cancer Fund (‘04)

To help children with chronic and life threatening diseases.

Keokee Fund (‘02)

To provide education for academically gifted students.

Sam and Margaret Kushner Fund(’16)

To support the Temple Beth Sholom.

Alexander Heath Light & Mary Nelson Light Mission Fund (‘05)

To provide community outreach for Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Chatham.

Main Street United Methodist Church Fund (‘07)

To provide grants to local charitable organizations with a Christian religious affiliation.

Marshall Family Fund (‘10)

To further the charitable purposes of designated area charitable organizations.

D. Webster, Jr. and Elizabeth S. Marshall Fund (’14)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Herman and Helen Melton Historical Fund (‘03)

To support historical research and preservation in the Pittsylvania County area.

Memorial Scholarship Fund (‘03)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania-Caswell graduates.

Moses L. & Louise A. Merricks Fund (‘98)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Robert and Bernice Milam Scholarship Fund (‘10)

To provide scholarships for members of Third Avenue Congregational Christian Church.

Gideon Miller Cancer Fund (‘11)

To meet the needs of area cancer patients and their families.

Miller Woodbury Fund (‘99)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Audrey F. Millner Memorial Fund (‘00)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Onnie H. & Bertie W. Milloway Scholarship Fund (‘98)

To provide scholarships for local graduates attending Averett University.

Morotock Arts & Cultural Endowment Fund (‘98)

To promote the arts and culture.

Mt. Hermon Baptist Church Youth Mission Fund (‘07)

To support Mt. Hermon Baptist Church youth members on mission trips.

Patrick H. Musick Scholarship Fund (‘01)

To provide scholarships for deserving Averett University students who have a tennis-playing background.

North Main Baptist Church Scholarship (’16)

To provide scholarships to members who are studying or planning to enter ministry-related fields, and have actively participated in North Main Baptist Church or college-related ministries.

Mary Neil Literacy Fund (’14)

To support adult and childhood literacy.

Wayne and Nancy Oakes Fund (’16)

To support charitable organizations in Danville or Pittsylvania County in the field of business and economic development.

B.C. and Annie Lee Owen Fund (‘13)

To further the charitable purposes of designated area charitable organizations.

Alma Courtney “Sigie” Perkinson Rose Fund (‘05)

To create and maintain the rose garden at the Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History.

Pittsylvania County Animal Shelter Fund (‘08)

To benefit the Pittsylvania County Animal Shelter.

Arnold B. Porter and Elizabeth J. Porter Scholarship Fund (‘06)

To provide scholarships to members of Fairview United Methodist Church
who demonstrate a reasonable need for financial aid.

Elizabeth Whitlow Reith Price/R.N. Whitlow Family Nursing Scholarship (’16)

To provide scholarships fro graduates of Bartlett-Yancey High School who are pursuing nursing or health related professions at an associate, bachelors’ or graduate degree level study.

Irene L. Pritchett Scholarship Fund (‘01)

To provide scholarships for black graduates of Danville/Pittsylvania County high schools and the Children‘s Home of Virginia Baptist, Inc.

Alger Pugh Scholarship Fund (‘00)

To provide scholarships for George Washington High School athletes.

Richard Ramsey Scholarship Fund (‘10)

To provide scholarships for top Gretna High School students.

Riddle-Francis Educational Fund (‘05)

To provide scholarships for Tunstall and Dan River graduates.

Rippe Fund for Temple Beth Sholom (’15)

To support the needs of the building and/or the congregation as long as the Temple remains active.

RiverBank Fund (‘14)

To protect and revitalize the Dan River.

James A. and Anne V. Robertson Fund (‘96)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Virginia Elizabeth “Betsy” Robertson Fund (‘11)

To further the charitable purposes of The Community Foundation.

Rotary Club of Chatham Fund (‘15)

To support various charitable organizations in the community.

Rotary Club of Yanceyville Scholarship Fund (‘13)

To provide scholarships for graduates of Bartlett Yancey High School.

Barbara H. and Herbert W. Sater Fund (‘01)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Irving H. and Louise Hambrick Scarce Animal Welfare Fund (‘11)

To support animal welfare in Danville and Pittsylvania County.

Percy and Velna Scearce Scholarship Fund (‘00)

To provide undergraduate or graduate scholarships for area students who actively support their religious convictions, are merited and have financial need.

Skenderis Scholarship Fund (‘99)

To provide scholarships for Danville-Pittsylvania County graduates who have overcome a hardship.

Claudia Vernon Smith Fund (‘03)

To support the education of youth in Caswell County.

Cora Taylor Younger Smith Memorial Fund (‘11)

To support Berea College, United Negro College Fund, American Indian College Fund.

South Boston Medical Fund (‘11)

To support indigent care and other charitable causes in Halifax County.

Eileen and Joseph Stendig Family Fund (‘99)

To support Temple Beth Sholom in Danville, as well as other public, educational, and charitable needs.

Eileen and Joseph Stendig Scholarship Fund (‘05)

To provide scholarships to Danville Public School graduates, who have demonstrated a need for financial support.

Benjamin M. Sugg Fund (‘00)

To support the Town of Clover cemetery perpetual care fund.

Louise P. Surles Scholarship Fund (‘98)

To provide scholarships for local graduates attending the University of Virginia.

John C. Swanson, Jr. Fund (‘01)

To meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Urban Bible & Ministry Institute/NCP Endowment Fund (‘06)

To support the Agency‘s capacity to supplement and enhance its programs and services.

Veterinary Emergency Treatment (V.E.T.) Fund (’11))

To work with veterinarians in the Dan River Region to make financial assistance available to give companion animals a chance to remain family members.

Veterans Memorial Fund (‘04)

To create and maintain a local Veterans Memorial to honor veterans of all wars.

Veterans Memorial Endowment Fund (‘10)

To enable the continued operational stability of the Danville-Pittsylvania Veterans Memorial.

Florence P. Wagner and Jennie Lee Wagner Scholarship (‘08)

To provide scholarships to Pittsylvania County high school graduates.

Andy Warren Scholarship Fund (‘00)

To provide scholarships for George Washington High School athletes.

The Wednesday Club (’15)

To further the charitable interests of The Wednesday Club.

Elizabeth Whitlow Reith Price/R.N. Whitlow Family Nursing Scholarship Fund (‘01)

To provide scholarships to graduates of Bartlett-Yancey High School who are pursing nursing or health-related professions at an associate, bachelors’ or graduate degree studies.

Woodlawn Academy Scholarship Fund (‘14)

To provide scholarships for former Woodlawn Academy students and immediate family of former students.

Wynne‘s Falls Fund (‘98)

To help meet a variety of public, educational, and charitable needs.

Yanceyville Methodist Church Cemetery Fund (’16)

To provide support to the Town of Yanceyville for the former Methodist Church Cemetery, now the town cemetery.