Moving Forward. Giving Back.

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region was established to improve and enrich area lives through the generosity of donors.

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Giving

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region offers several types of charitable funds and ways to give.
Ways to Give

Grants

Each year, the Community Foundation awards grants to organizations in the area.
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Scholarships

Students in the Danville River Region are awarded scholarships.
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Stories of Impact: Story #2

Danville Life Saving and First Aid Crew, Inc., 2020 Community…

Celebrating 25 Years, Competitive Grant Awards & Stories of Impact!

The Community Foundation is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary! Read…

25 Stories of Impact: Story #1

The Community Foundation is celebrating 25 years of impact in…

CFDRR Announces $681,461 Awarded in New Competitive Grants!

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region announces today…

CFDRR Will Offer Two Virtual Cannon Financial Institute Sessions for Spring 2021

Join CFDRR for a free virtual webcast with Cannon Financial…

Scholarship Applications Open January 1, 2021!

Get started on your CFDRR scholarship applications! Read more for…

Special Thanks to our Donors & CFDRR News

During this season of thanksgiving, The Community Foundation’s Board of…

Educational Opportunities, New Funds, Ongoing Partnerships & More!

Read the latest news from CFDRR here! CFDRR 2020 Grant…

Danville Regional Foundation Continues its Partnership with CFDRR

In the news: Danville Regional Foundation (DRF) continues its partnership…

Cannon Financial Institute Estate Planning Virtual Conference

Attend a Cannon Financial Institute Estate Planning conference, virtually, on…

CFDRR Announcements & Important Dates

Welcome a new staff member, remember a special board member,…

Remembering the Life of Gail Phillips Gunn

The Community Foundation Board and staff remembers fondly Mrs. Gail…

Halifax County Grant Cycle Now Open

Latest news from CFDRR: The Halifax County Grant Cycle is…

5 CFDRR Announcements

Read more for some exciting announcements regarding Coronavirus Relief Fund…

Coronavirus Relief Fund Challenge Grant Met!

Through generous gifts from individuals, civic organizations, businesses, and foundations,…

CFDRR Receives Community Challenge Grant for the Coronavirus Relief Fund!

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region has received…

Special Projects

Veterans Memorial Fund
A black granite wall inscribed with the names of all local men who died in all of our nation’s conflicts from the Revolutionary War to our current War on Terrorism.
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Emergency Preparedness Fund
To better position The Foundation to support community organizations and public entities with frayed safety nets or the damage of multiple crises during disasters.
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