• Hurricanes: Before and After the Storm

    Hurricane season starts June 1. Are you ready?

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  • Health and Wellness & Economic Stability

    July 1 is the deadline for eligible nonprofits to apply for this community grant.

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  • Distinguished Merit Award

    The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities recently honored the community foundation and Board member Susan Colpitts for their longtime humanitarian work.

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Community Resources

Mental Stress: A COVID Crisis

The Hampton Roads Community Foundation in partnership with the EVMS M. Foscue Brock institute for Community and Global Health recently hosted a virtual forum about the impact of COVID-19 on the mental well-being of families and children and offered strategies to mitigate the effects.

This event was a part of the Understanding Hampton Roads series, which is the Hampton Roads Community Foundation’s effort to advance civic engagement in Southeastern Virginia.

Get resources here.

Beneath the Surface

Virginia Humanities and the Hampton Roads Community Foundation announced $93,000 in grants to twelve nonprofit organizations in South Hampton Roads focused on projects exploring race and the history of race in the region. This one-time grant program is the third and final phase of “Beneath the Surface,” a collaboration between Virginia Humanities and the community foundation exploring the many ways that race has shaped and continues to shape this region and its communities.

Find out who got a grant.
Reinvent Hampton Roads

Helping the Regional Economy Thrive

Attracting young talent like Charles Chiou to build careers in Hampton Roads is among the goals of Reinvent Hampton Roads. This economic competitiveness initiative was incubated at the Hampton Roads Community Foundation. It launched in 2016 but still receives grant support.

Read Charles' story.