Thank You Luncheon 2017

Our annual Thank You Luncheon gives the Community Foundation an opportunity to thank everyone who supports our nonprofit community, to honor our grant recipients and to celebrate the successes of the past year.  Nearly 100 members of our community gathered for lunch...

Nonprofit Governance Symposium

On October 16, 2018 the third annual Nonprofit Symposium will welcome leaders from across the region. All directors, Board members and senior leaders are encouraged to attend the symposium held at Shenandoah University’s Halpin-Harrison Hall. Created by the Nonprofit...

New Sponsored Organizations

The Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley now serves as the fiscal sponsor for two additional community organizations, the Nonprofit Alliance of the Northern Shenandoah Valley and Sustainability Matters. The Nonprofit Alliance’s mission is...

Learning More About Donor Lois A. Kirkwood

Little-known big-money donor Kirkwood a dedicated volunteer By BRIAN BREHM | The Winchester Star  Oct 3, 2017 WINCHESTER — Why did Lois A. Kirkwood leave more than a million dollars to a charity that had never even heard her name? Friends say they don’t know the...

Golf tournament to benefit CFNSV

The Rotary Club of Winchester has selected the Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley as the beneficiary of its 14th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament.  Winchester Country Club will host the tournament on October 2, 2017. Proceeds from the tournament will...