Welcome to the Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley

The CFNSV strives to create a healthy and vibrant community through engaged philanthropy,
community knowledge and leadership. Our mission is to inspire philanthropy for the benefit
of the City of Winchester and the Counties of Clarke, Frederick and Warren.

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Chain of Checks $30,000 Match Challenge

An anonymous couple has challenged the community to raise $30,000 for the Chain of Checks endowment by August 31, 2016.  This Chain of Checks Match Challenge could potentially turn $30,000 in donations into $60,000, and ensure that future generations can experience...

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Distributions Return $40,000 to Community

Since March the Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley has returned more than $40,000 to community nonprofits.  These annual distributions reflect a portion of the interest earned from the endowed funds professionally managed by the CFNSV.  Seventeen...

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Pamela McInnis Scholarship Fund

The CFNSV is proud to announce the Pamela McInnis Scholarship Fund.  The Pamela McInnis Scholarship Fund was established in honor of the retired superintendent of Warren County Schools.  It is awarded annually to a deserving Warren County high school student to pursue...

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