Fundraising

Pamper Me Pink in Culpeper

Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center will co-host its 12th annual Pamper Me Pink event with Pepperberries on Tuesday, Oct. 24. Created by Sharon Welch Clark, owner of Pepperberries, after she saw a need in the community to heighten awareness and raise money for breast cancer, while also enjoying some pampering. […]

Fundraising

PATH Foundation opens 2018 grants cycle

 The charitable PATH Foundation has opened its Annual Program and Planning Grants cycle, with a total of $750,000. Those Rappahannock County organizations that plan to apply for grants must submit a preliminary application — known as a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) — no later than Friday, Nov. 3. […]

Fundraising

Rapp Rough Ride benefits free clinic

Better yet, the 2017 Rappahannock Rough Ride, now in its 21st year and to be held on Saturday, Sept. 16, will once again help the clinic fund its free medical, dental, and mental health services for Rappahannock residents lacking health insurance. […]

Fundraising

A perfect party for Peter Pan and CCLC

It was hard to determine whether the children or the adults had more fun in Neverland. The CCLC’s fourth annual Garden Party was a great success, with nearly 200 attendees, it raised significant funds for scholarships for children. […]

Fundraising

RAAC’s 2017 Claudia Mitchell grant winners

The Rappahannock Association for Arts and Community (RAAC) announces 17 winners of the 2017 Claudia Mitchell Arts Fund Grants for Rappahannock artists and organizations. In total, $43,500 was awarded. Grant amounts ranged from $500 to $5,000. […]

Agriculture

The Rapp for March 23

The News hosts its monthly Fourth Estate Friday discussion at Sperryville Trading Cafe & Market Friday morning, Kid Pan Alley is featured in Julie Andrew’s new Netflix series and more in this week’s The Rapp. […]

Fire and Rescue

Sperryville firemen get a boost

The Sperryville Volunteer Fire Department is among 17 nonprofits in Rappahannock, Culpeper and Fauquier counties benefitting from the Northern Piedmont Community Foundation’s (NPCF) new Community Assistance Grant Program. […]

Fundraising

Washington column for Feb. 2

The Lions Club has some new members and an update on the 2017 Bland Music Contest, Ballard’s shop offers ornate Valentine’s Day flower arrangements, and the Thrift Shop has some tempting winter pricing. […]

Fundraising

Money given, now grants to give

NPCF announced this week that it has received $250,000 in funding from the PATH Foundation to initiate a new grant program to provide opportunities for 501(c)(3) nonprofits in Fauquier, Rappahannock and northern Culpeper counties. […]