The Williamsburg-James City County Scholarship Fund

The Williamsburg-James City County Scholarship Fund provided $66,825 in scholarships to 60 local students attending college throughout Virginia and beyond


A grant to Stagelights defrayed the cost of theater summer camps for lower-income Williamsburg families.

Hospice House

Hospice House, where family members can share their loved one's last days, is better publicized throughout the community thanks to your support.


Kids from the Peninsula Metropolitan YMCA shop for school supplies thanks to a grant from the Williamsburg Community Foundation.

Alzheimer's Association of SEVA

Because of your support one local Alzheimers patient had a chance to see his family again.

Peninsula Agency on Aging

Grants to the Peninsula Agency on Aging help provide non-emergency medical transportation for local residents.

Our Mission

The Williamsburg Community Foundation connects people who care with causes that matter in our community..forever. The Foundation is a collection of gifts given by local donors. The gifts are invested. Each year earnings are returned to the community in the form of grants. These funds grow with each new gift and produce income that will continue to meet local needs for generations to come.

To donate online click here.


Applications for the Spring, 2015 Grants are due by noon, January 21, 2015. click here to apply

Learn about our most recent grant recipients.


Congratulations to our 2014 WJCC Scholarship winners! See article from the WYDaily Newspaper.

See Our 2014 WJCC Scholarship Recipients.

What's New

We've Moved
Our New Address is:

1323 Jamestown Road, Suite 103
(In the Williamsburg Office Park Next to Colony Square Shopping Center)

Past Annual Reports and Newsletters are available under "Publications" from the About menu above.
2013-2014 Annual Report
Winter 2014 Newsletter

8/22/2014 - Request for Rotating Artist Gallery Submissions
All local artists are invited to display their work in our new office space in the Williamsburg Office Park. Click here for more information.

10/06/2014 - Skinner Law Office Makes Generous Contribution
Leslie and Todd Skinner of the Skinner Law Office made a generous contribution to the Business Partners Program of the Williamsburg Community Foundation.

10/14/2014 - Over $123,000 awarded to local organizations
WCF distributed $123,637 at its Fall Grant Award luncheon. The total includes $44,450 contributed by some of the Foundation’s Donor-Advisors who chose to fund applications to the competitive grants program. The Grant Award Luncheon was generously underwritten by Williamsburg Insurance Associates .

6/01/2014 - Over $66,825 in Scholarships Awarded to Local Students
At an awards ceremony on Sunday, June 1, $66,825 in scholarship money was awarded to 60 deserving students from Lafayette, Jamestown and Warhill High Schools. A more detailed news story and photos will be posted here soon.

List of 2014 Scholarship Recipients
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