for Northern Virginia

CommInvestFundLogo smallThe Community Foundation for Northern Virginia conducts an annual grant cycle through the Community Investment Funds. Nonprofit organizations or organizations providing charitable or educational services in Northern Virginia are invited to apply. The Community Investment Funds make grants in the following areas: Please click on each area to learn more about the approach the Community Foundation takes in making grants to organizations working in each area. The specific focus within each area varies from year to year.

Please consider a 2019 year-end gift to the Community Investment Funds to help us respond to critical need in our region.

cfnc 2016 granteeSee a list of the 2019 award winners here.

To make a donation to the Community Investment Funds in one of its areas of interest, please click here.

The Community Investment Funds applications are reviewed and evaluated by Community Foundation donors and issue area experts. If you are a Community Investment Fund Application Evaluator, please click here for access to your assigned applications.

If you are interested in serving on the Community Investment Funds review committee, please contact Sari Raskin, Vice President of Grants and Community Leadership, at