Through the generosity of our donors in fiscal year 2010, The Community Foundation awarded some $52 million in grants to nonprofit organizations. In terms of our grantmaking, The Community Foundation is ranked as one of the top community foundations in the nation.

The Community Foundation generally awards grants to nonprofit organizations serving residents of the Greater Washington, DC region:

  • Arlington County, VA
  • City of Alexandria, VA
  • City of Falls Church, VA
  • County of Fairfax, VA
  • Fairfax City, VA
  • Loudoun County, VA
  • Montgomery County, MD
  • Prince George’s County, MD
  • Washington, DC
  • Prince William County (Neighbors in Need Fund only)

Learn more about The Community Foundation’s grantmaking and strategic initiatives:

What We Fund
Read about our grantmaking areas and priorities. Click for more.

We answer your frequently-asked questions. Click for more.

More Resources
A helpful list of other funders, nonprofit service organizations and more, with weblinks. Click for more.