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Turn Your Passion Into a Reality

Meet Robert Johnson, who used to live under a Portsmouth bridge. Thanks to generous donors and helpful nonprofits he now has his own apartment and a much better life.

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Our community foundation donors are passionate people committed to inspiring philanthropy and transforming life in southeastern Virginia.

Since 1950, through our permanent charitable endowment we’ve invested more than $210 million on behalf of people just like you: Generous people, who live and work here and who strive every day to make Hampton Roads an even greater community.

Our donors' passions and generous spirits are helping just about every are nonprofit you can think of -- from arts groups to homeless shelters.

Can we help you turn your passion into reality?

In Tribute to Connie Hanna

We are saddened by the loss of Connie Hanna of Norfolk on April 9, 2015. Connie was a loving wife and mother as well as a jewelry artist, spiritual guide and wedding officiant. We appreciate her family selecting the Hampton Roads Community Foundation for donations in tribute to Connie.

Click here to make a tax-deductible online donation in memory of Connie. Or, you can write a check to the Hampton Roads Community Foundation, earmark it as being in memory of Connie Hanna and mail it to the community foundation at 101 W. Main Street, Suite 4500, Norfolk, VA 23510.

Click here to learn more about Connie and her amazing life.


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