In 2011, the Foundation awarded six grants from its unrestricted endowment to nonprofits on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.



Eastern Shore Literacy Council

for the purchase of a Xerox copier and Epson projector


American Red Cross - Lower Shore Chapter

to renew and help establish relief and other services on Virginia’s Eastern Shore



Cape Charles Historical Society

to help with repairs and replacement of the ceiling and a new roof for the museum building in Cape Charles



Society for Preservation of the Onley Train Station, Inc. (SPOTS)

for a new roof including carpentry work on the historic station in Onley

Parksley Volunteer Fire Co.

for the purchase of five self-contained breathing units for use by firefighters operating in hazardous environments

The Eastern Shore Barrier Islands Center

to help renovate the interior of the 1910 African-American Almshouse on the Barrier Islands Center property