Since 2009 Impact 100 Richmond has awarded $1.525 million to 17 local nonprofits, targeting high-impact projects aimed at improving the lives of local families. In 2018 we launched our place-based Neighborhood Catalyst Grant, a $25,000 annual investment for four years, in one Richmond neighborhood selected by the membership. We partner with the Community Foundation for a greater Richmond to facilitate the grant process.
We fund nonprofit projects that:
We award $100,000 grants in these five focus areas:
Arts and Culture: Projects that develop and enrich the community and/or the lives of women, children and families through the expressive arts or enhanced cultural opportunities.
Education: Projects that further the educational process or improve access to education for children and/or adults.
Environment & Sustainability: Projects that restore, preserve, revitalize or enhance physical or natural surroundings, including indoor and outdoor recreational facilities and other buildings or structures.
Family: Projects that strengthen and enhance the lives of children and families
Health & Wellness: Projects that improve the mental and/or physical well-being of people.