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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The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region offers several types of charitable funds and ways to give.
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Each year, the Community Foundation awards grants to organizations in the area.
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Students in the Danville River Region are awarded scholarships.
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Remembering the Life of Gail Phillips Gunn

The Community Foundation Board and staff remembers fondly Mrs. Gail Phillips Gunn, a former Community Foundation Board member, who passed…

Halifax County Grant Cycle Now Open

Latest news from CFDRR: The Halifax County Grant Cycle is now open. Please click here for more information and a…

The Community Foundation: Job Posting

The Community Foundation is searching for a full-time Grant and Scholarship Administrator to provide programmatic and administrative support for its grant making and scholarship activities, in partnership with the other Foundation staff.

5 CFDRR Announcements

Read more for some exciting announcements regarding Coronavirus Relief Fund donor appreciation, scholarships, new staff, and more! See below for…

Coronavirus Relief Fund Challenge Grant Met!

Through generous gifts from individuals, civic organizations, businesses, and foundations, The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region fully matched…

CFDRR Receives Community Challenge Grant for the Coronavirus Relief Fund!

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region has received a $100,000 challenge grant from the Danville Regional Foundation (DRF)…

3 CFDRR Announcements!

Click here to read CFDRR’s latest news, view videos of The Foundation’s 2020 scholarship recipient names, and more!

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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Coronavirus Relief Fund
Providing resources to address and help limit negative impacts from the Coronavirus in our community.
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