The list of local institutions that have received grants from the Community Foundation’s discretionary funds over the years is astounding.  See the full list here: 

ACCA Child Development Center

Access Hope

Action in Community Through Service

Alexandria Seaport Foundation

ALIVE! (Alexandrians InVolved Ecumenically)

All Ages Read Together

Alternative House

Alzheimer's Family Day Center

Amara Legal Center

Annandale Christian Community for Action (ACCA)

Arlington Food Assistance Center

Arlington Free Clinic

Arlington Pediatric Center          

Arlington Retirement Housing Corporation

Arlington Street People's Assistance Network, Inc.

Arlington Thrive

Armed Forces Foundation

Assistance League of Northern Virginia

Audubon Naturalist Society

Azalea Charities

BEACON for Adult Literacy

Best Buddies Virginia

Bethany House of Northern Virginia, Inc.

Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Network

Boulder Crest Retreat for Wounded Warriors

Brain Injury Services, Inc.

Bridges to Independence


Carpenter’s Shelter

Casa Chirilagua


Centreville Immigration Forum

Child and Family Network Centers

Childhelp Children’s Center of VA

Clifton Elementary School

College Access Fairfax

Community Lodgings, Inc.

Community Residences, Inc.

Computer C.O.R.E.

Cornerstones, Inc.

Creative Cauldron, Inc.


Doorways for Women and Families

Easter Seals Greater Washington-Baltimore Region


Empowered Women International

Escuela Bolivia


Fairfax Choral Society

Fairfax County Park Foundation

Fairfax Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Fairfax Futures

Fairfax Law Foundation

Falls Church-McLean Children’s Center

Final Salute, Inc.

Fisher House Foundation

Fisher House

Food for Others, Inc.

Friends of Guest House, Inc.

Friends of Homeless Animals

Friends of Loudoun Mental Health

Generation Engage

George Mason University

Girls on the Run of NOVA

Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services

Goodwill of Greater Washington

GRACE Ministries of the UMC

Greenbrier Learning Center

H.A.C.A.N. Hispanics Against Child Abuse and Neglect

HC, Inc.

Healing Hearts Mobile Art

Healthworks for Northern Virginia

Hepatitis B Initiative of Washington, D.C.

Herndon Free Clinic

Herndon-Reston FISH, Inc.

Higher Achievement

Homestretch, Inc.

Homeward Trails Animal Rescue, Inc.

Hopkins House

Housing Trust Fund of Virginia, Inc. dba HomeAid Northern Virginia

INMED Partnerships for Children

Inova Health System

Inova Kellar Center

Insight Memory Care Center

Jeanie Schmidt Free Clinic

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia

Junior Achievement

Just Neighbors

Keep Prince William Beautiful

Korean Community Service Center

La Cocina VA

Liberty's Promise

Linden Resources, Inc.

Literacy Council of Northern Virginia

Literacy Volunteers of America – Prince William, Inc.

Lorton Community Action Center 

Loudon Literacy Council, Inc.

Loudoun Aftercare Program

Loudoun Citizens for Social Justice/LAWS

Loudoun Education Foundation

Loudoun Habitat for Humanity

Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc.

Loudoun Literacy Council, Inc.

Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers

Loudoun Youth

Lovettsville Elementary School PTO

Main Street Child Development Center

Mercy Medical Airlift

NAMI Northern Virginia

Nascent Solutions, Inc.

National Inventors Hall of Fame

Neediest Kids

Neighbors United/Vecinos Unidos

New Hope Housing, Inc.

Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry (NOVAM)

Northern Virginia Community College Education Foundation

Northern Virginia Dental Clinic

Northern Virginia Family Service

NOVA ScriptsCentral


OAR of Fairfax

Offender Aid and Restoration (OAR), Arlington

Operation First Response, Inc.

Our Daily Bread

Our Military Kids, Inc.

PAH, Inc.

Parents of Autistic Children- NoVA

Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic

Postpartum Support Virginia

Prince William Area Free Clinic

Progresso Hispano

Project Mend-A-House, Inc.

Prospera Initiatives

PRS, Inc.

Rainbow Center 4-H therapeutic Equestrian Program

Rebuilding Together Arlington/Fairfax/Falls Church, Inc.

Recovery Program Solutions of Virginia


Reston Interfaith

Resurrection Children’s Center

Rising Hope United Methodist Mission Church

Rx Partnership


SafeSpot Children’s Advocacy Center of Fairfax

SCAN of Northern Virginia

Senior Services of Alexandria


Service Source

Serving Together, Mental Health Association of Montgomery County

Shelter House

Shenandoah Mountain Rescue Group

Shepherd's Center of Oakton-Vienna

Signature Theatre, Inc.

St. Anthony of Padua Food Pantry              

Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation

Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN)

Streetlight Community Outreach Ministries

Tahirih Justice Center

The Arc of Northern Virginia

The Art League, Inc.

The Child and Family Network Centers

The Culmore Clinic

The Good Shepherd Alliance, Inc.

The Good Shepherd, Inc.

The House, Inc.        

The Koinonia Foundation

The Literacy Lab         

The Reading Connection, Inc.

The Women’s Center

Together We Bake


Transitional Housing BARN

Trips for Kids Metro DC

United Community Ministries

United Methodist Family Services


Virginia Hospital Center Foundation

Voices for Virginia’s Children

Volunteer Fairfax

Willie the Pooh Preschool

Windy Hill Foundation

Workhouse Arts Foundation, Inc.

Yellow Ribbon Fund

Young Playwrights’ Theater