Grants Awarded

Grants Listing Since Inception (June 1995)

Alleghany County

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Sharon Volunteer Fire Department – 4 x 4 Type II Ambulance
(First Responder)
11/19/1998 $54,900
Police Communications 4/28/1999 $137,766
Falling Spring Rescue Squad – Rope Rescue Project 11/30/1999 $5,236
Falling Spring Fire Department – Fire Fighting Equipment 4/27/2000 $39,465
Ball Field Lights at Alleghany High Schools
(for Parks & Rec. Department)
4/27/2000 $49,269
Boiling Spring Fire Department – Equipment 11/15/2000 $67,244
Tire Amnesty Day  11/4/2003  $10,500
Sheriff’s Department – Project Lifesaver  5/11/2004  $7,598
Clifton Forge Little League Field Improvements  5/18/2005  $22,990
I-64 Improvements  5/18/2005  $8,000
Sheriff’s Department – Video Cameras for Patrol Vehicles 5/3/2006 $97,498
Technology (Broadband, Website, GIS) 11/7/2006 $34,500
Gateway Expansion West – Phase II Funding 11/7/2006 $9,569
Two Tire Amnesty Days 11/7/2006 $36,543
Winterberry Avenue – East Gateway 5/2/2007 $122,784
Jackson River Scenic Trail – Phase I 5/2/2007 $94,000
Regional Commerce Park 5/2/2007 $39,500
Regional Commerce Center Master Plan – Phase I 11/6/2008 $192,000
Financial Support for Consolidation Discussions 5/6/2009 $39,092
Two Annual Tire Amnesty Days 5/6/2009 $52,500
Jackson River Scenic Trail – Phase I 5/6/2009 $350,000
Geographical Information System Update (GIS) 11/4/2009 $34,900
Jackson River Scenic Trail – Phase II 11/4/2009 $148,329
In-car Cameras for the Sheriff’s Department 5/3/2011 $70,648
Regional Tire Amnesty Grant 10/23/2012 $27,962
Local Participation in RVARC Learning Trip 8/27/2013 $1,500
Tire Amnesty 11/5/2014 $29,541
VISION 2025 Real Estate, Utilities & Marketing 1/8/2015 $56,088
JRTC Welding Lab Upgrade & Enhancement 11/9/2015 $224,440
 Total Grants  $2,061,362

Alleghany County
(on behalf of Alleghany County United Fire and Rescue Association)

Grant Recipient                                                              Date Amount
Air Compressors and Breathing Apparatuses 4/28/1998 $143,141
Six Thermal Imaging Cameras 4/27/2000 $101,588
Fire Safety Training Trailer 5/3/2006 $50,000
Firefighting Uniforms 11/7/2006 $208,320
Thermal Imaging Cameras 11/6/2008 $66,000
Structural Firefighting Clothing (Turnout Gear) 5/14/2013 $76,323
12-Lead Transmission Project 11/6/2013 $97,350
Total Grants $742,722

Alleghany County Public Schools

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Career Education Technology Project (Lab Computers) 11/23/1996 $115,104
Dental Program 11/23/1996 $384,644
Vital Instructional Tool Project – Computers 11/18/1997 $577,410
Lightspan Project 4/28/1999 $63,064
Outdoor Recreational Facility at New Schools 4/27/2000 $885,140
Infrastructure and Equipment at New Schools 4/27/2000 $788,000
Falling Spring Elementary PTO – Playground Equipment 11/15/2000 $9,896
Sharon Elementary PTO – Playground Equipment 4/24/2001 $6,251
Technology Equipment for the New Schools 5/8/2001 $899,635
Callaghan Elementary PTO – Playground Equipment 5/15/2002 $10,000
Mountain View Elementary PTO – Playground Equipment 5/15/2002 $30,000
Boiling Spring Elementary PTO – Playground Equipment 5/6/2003 $25,000
Teacher Recruitment Initiative 5/11/2004 $25,950
Teacher Recruitment Initiative Phase II 5/3/2006 $68,804
Walking Track at Falling Spring Elementary School 5/3/2006 $14,750
CMS Recreational Facility 5/2/2007 $153,538
Educational Exploration and Research Working Group 6/20/2014 $2,350
Total Grants $4,059,536

Alleghany Health District

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Baby-Think-It-Over Program 11/19/1998 $20,174
Continued Support of the Dental Program 5/6/2003 $18,656
Salaries and Equipment for Full-time Dentist and Full-time
Dental Assistant and Equipment
11/16/2004 $176,248
Chronic Disease Prevention 11/16/2004 $169,234
Chronic Disease Prevention Project Continuation 11/6/2007 $64,194
Total Grants $448,506

Alleghany Highlands Arts & Crafts Center

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Elevator to Second Floor 11/30/1999 $70,490
Building Renovation 11/12/2002 $329,963
Building Renovations 11/9/2005 $14,823
Technology Upgrades 5/2/2007 $10,245
Matching Funds, Residency, Gallery Lighting, Marketing 5/6/2009 $34,230
Matching Funds, Residency, Marketing 5/4/2010 $32,068
Fundraising and Marketing 5/3/2011 $31,775
Matching Funds, Website, Software, Workshop 5/15/2012 $27,196
Matching Funds, Signage, and Improved Marketing 5/14/2013 $36,759
Primary Guide Sign on I-64 11/6/2013 $5,496
Matching Funds, DVD Equipment & Mulligan Exhibit 5/7/2014 $37,090
Computer & Software Upgrades 11/5/2014 $10,473
Fundraising Match 11/6/2015 $90,000
Total Grants $730,608

Alleghany Highlands Arts Council

Grant Recipient Date Amount
$ for $ Operational Match and Season’s Residency 11/23/1996 $34,000
Matching Funds for Contributed Income and Artist in Residence 11/18/1997 $7,765
$ for $ Match and Artist in Residence 4/27/2000 $68,270
$ for $ Match and Artist in Residence 4/24/2001 $42,695
Provide Matching Funds, Artist Residency Program, Underwrite
Shiniest Rock
5/15/2002 $111,263
Matching Funds for Contributed Income and Artist in Residence 5/6/2003 $88,340
Matching Funds for Contributed Income and Artist in Residence 5/11/2004 $77,553
$ for $ Match and Artist in Residence 5/18/2005 $68,527
Matching Funds and Artist Residency 5/3/2006 $67,515
$ for $ Match and Artist Residency 5/2/2007 $91,140
Venue Study 11/6/2007 $30,000
Matching Funds & Artist Residency 5/6/2008 $143,440
Matching Funds & Artist Residency 5/27/2009 $48,052
Technology Upgrade/Data Technician 11/4/2009 $31,472
Matching Funds and Artist Residency Program 11/15/2011 $17,250
Artist Residency Activities and Matching Funds 5/15/2012 $95,661
Matching Funds and Performing Arts Programming 5/14/2013 $62,228
$ for $ Matching and Artist Residency 5/7/2014 $84,159
Matching Funds & Residency Activities 2015-16 5/7/2015 $96,401
Matching Funds & Residency Activities 2016-17 5/6/2016 $90,323
Total Grants $1,356,054

Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Legal Counsel for Citizens Committee 3/16/2010 $30,000
Tourism Marketing Plan 5/18/2010 $325,000
Legal Expenses for Citizens Committee – continued 10/6/2010 $90,000
Visitor Center for the Alleghany Highlands 3/16/2011 $310,050
Legal Expenses for Citizens Committee – continued #3 5/3/2011 $15,000
Development of Strategies to Enhance Tourism Assets 5/3/2011 $25,000
Community Education 5/3/2011 $31,309
ACV Artisan Trail Network 11/15/2011 $25,730
Alleghany Blueway Initiative 5/15/2012 $275,000
Gateway Signs at Entrances to the Alleghany Highlands, Interstate
Attraction Signs to Encourage Toursim
 11/14/2012  $275,000
Regional Visitors Guide, Music Trail, Advertising & Marketing 5/14/2013 $89,510
Downtown Tourism Initiative 5/14/2013 $123,450
Host Two Fishing Events in Alleghany Highlands in 2014 5/14/2013 $25,000
Local Participation in RVARC Learning Trip 8/27/2013 $815
Phase I Enhancements at Falling Spring Falls Wayside Park 11/6/2013 $67,700
Marketing the Alleghany Highlands 2014-2016 11/6/2013 $400,000
VISION 2025 Branding Logos 2/20/2014 $6,350
Phase II Regional Wayfinding System 5/7/2014 $286,695
VISION 2025 Gardens Working Group 7/18/2014 $10,000
Recruitment, Retention & Promotion for the Alleghany Highlands 11/5/2014 $55,000
Create/Update Design Guidelines for the Downtowns of the Alleghany Highlands 5/8/2015 $40,248
Enhancing Historic Tourism Assets in the Alleghany Highlands 5/8/2015 $53,500
Summer Intern for VISION 2025 Gardens & Industrial Heritage Working Groups  6/5/2015 $3,500
Operational Funds & Program Support 11/6/2015 $435,000
Total Grants $2,998,857

Alleghany Highlands Community Services Board

Grant Recipient Date Amount
 Help Establish an Adult Center 11/4/2003 $30,755
Handicap Accessible Bus, Hospital Bed, Wheelchair, Arm Chairs 11/4/2009 $47,877
Restoration of the Moody Building 11/5/2014 $140,107
Total Grants $218,739

Alleghany Highlands Drug Task Force

Grant Recipient                                                                                        Date    Amount    
Equipment Purchase  5/4/2010 $39,291
Equipment Purchase 5/3/2011 $34,162
GPS Tracker 11/15/2011 $5,668
Purchase of Surveillance Equipment 11/14/2012 $12,493
Equipment Purchase 5/14/2013 $14,504
Video Equipment 5/7/2014 $41,180
Knock Knock 5/8/2015 $14,364
If You Cook It, We Will Come 5/8/2015 $33,415
Total Grants $195,077

Alleghany Highlands Economic Development Authority

Grant Recipient                                                                                Date Amount 
LKM Industries 9/15/1998 $500,000
Total Grants $500,000

Alleghany Highlands Economic Development Corporation

Grant Recipient                                                                                    Date Amount
Business Incubator Feasibility Study and Marketing Materials 11/4/2003 $15,000
Alleghany Highlands Cluster/Target Industry Analysis 11/7/2006 $22,500
Natural Gas Delivery to the Commerce Park 11/7/2006 $44,859
Executive Directory Salary 11/6/2007 $251,289
Economic Development Initiatives Package 11/6/2008 $398,497
Executive Director Salary 5/4/2010 $258,769
Incentive Funds – Wholesale Tire Relocation 7/24/2010 $137,500
Executive Director Salary 9/17/2013 $44,750
2014 Summer Internship for VISION 2025 5/7/2014 $2,000
VISION 2025 – Webstore & Small Business Working Group 7/18/2014 $9,000
Strategic Development 5/12/2015 $31,253
Economic & Community Development 5/12/2015 $310,000
Summer Intern for VISION 2025 Webstore Working Group 6/5/2015 $3,500
Physician Recruitment through Medical School Loan Assistance 10/26/2016 $300,000
Total Grants $1,828,917

Alleghany Highlands Genealogical Society

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Office Equipment 4/28/1999 $45,000
Challenge Grant to Purchase Archival Materials, Technology
& Equipment Upgrades
10/23/20102 $24,000
Total Grants $69,000

Alleghany Highlands Regional Library (formerly Charles P. Jones Memorial Library)

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Library Expansion Assistance 5/1/1997  $76,500
Renovation/Expansion of Library 4/27/2000 $750,000
Multimedia Presentation Technology 5/18/2005 $7,265
Computer Updates 5/3/2006 $9,821
Replace Computers and Equipment 11/6/2007 $8,979
Replace Computer Equipment and Software 5/4/2010 $6,500
Technology Upgrades, Software, Multimedia Equipment, & Online Subscription
for Grant Research
10/23/2012 $30,390
Technology Upgrades & Improvements 5/8/2015 $13,003
Computer Learning Lab 11/6/2015 $56,447
Total Grants  $958,905

Alleghany Highlands YMCA

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Van, Wellness Kids Gym 11/23/1996 $89,199
Fitness Recovery Program 11/30/1999 $125,929
Day Care and After School Care and Vans 4/27/2000 $101,322
Pool Repairs and Aquatic Equipment 11/15/2000 $64,471
Day Care and After School Care 4/24/2001 $30,000
Move Equipment from Armory 11/28/2001 $10,000
New Facility Preliminary Work 11/28/2001 $61,300
Day Care and After School Care and Equipment in School 11/12/2002 $50,550
Day Care and After School Care and Van  5/6/2003 $67,301
Day Care and After School Care 5/11/2004 $30,000
New Facility Construction 5/11/2004 $1,100,000
New Facility Walking Tack 5/18/2005 $395,000
Day Care and After School Care 5/18/2005 $30,000
New Facility Additional Funding 5/3/2006 $1,600,000
Day Care and After School Care 5/3/2006 $30,000
Day Care and After School Care 5/2/2007 $50,000
Equipment, Furniture, and Fixtures 11/6/2007 $600,000
Day Care and After School Care 5/6/2008 $50,000
Mini Bus for Preschool Program 11/6/2008 $53,500
Capital Project Debt 5/6/2009 $300,000
Child Care Scholarship Fund 5/6/2009 $62,500
After Prom Party 11/4/2009 $5,000
Jeter Watson Renovations 1/5/2010 $165,000
Child Care Programs 5/4/2010 $75,000
Leadership and Civility Classes 5/4/2010 $6,800
Capital Campaign Debt Reduction 5/4/2010 $1,100,000
Remaining Costs of Jeter Watson Renovations 11/9/2010 $141,000
After Prom Party 11/9/2010 $5,000
Scholarship Funds & Kitchen Renovation Contingency 5/3/2011 $122,000
Leadership and Civility Classes 5/3/2011 $6,786
Central Child Care Center Security System 11/15/2011 $9,846
Health and Wellness for Chronic Conditions (Theracycle) 11/15/2011 $5,895
After Prom Party 11/15/2011 $5,000
Retire the Capital Construction Debt, Pool & Spa Equipment 5/15/2012 $286,160
Leadership and Civility Classes 5/15/2012 $22,578
Virginia Preschool Initiative and Child Care 5/15/2012 $140,400
Sustaining Campaign Match 11/15/2012 $25,000
After Prom Events (for two years) 11/14/2012 $12,714
Technology Upgrades, Security Equipment for the Child Care
Center, After School Program, Wellness Facility, and Staff
11/14/2012 $79,954
Diabetes Prevention Program Development 5/14/2013 $25,000
Virginia Preschool Initiative and Child Care Scholarships 5/14/2013 $170,000
Matching Funds for Playground Equipment 5/14/2013 $50,000
Energy Study 11/6/2013 $10,000
Paid and Volunteer Staff Training and Educational Attainment 11/6/2013 $14,278
2014 Annual Campaign Match 11/6/2013 $23,222
Leadership and Civility Classes 5/7/2014 $22,067
Child Care Programs 5/7/2014 $230,876
2015 Annual Campaign Match 11/5/2014 $50,000
After Prom Events 11/5/2014 $13,000
YMCA Early Learning Program 5/8/2015 $239,687
YMCA Energy Study Implementation 7/17/2015 $138,974
2016 Annual Campaign Match 11/6/2015 $50,000
Alleghany Highlands YMCA Early Learning Program 5/6/2016 $204,472
Total Grants $8,356,781

Alleghany Highlands Youth Soccer Association

Grant Recipient                                                                     Date Amount
Coach Program, Netting, Day Soccer Clinic 5/6/2008 $13,485
Total Grants $13,485

Alleghany Historical Society

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Restoration of the C&O Passenger Depots in Covington  5/15/2002 $73,000
Covington Freight Depot Restoration 11/6/2007 $82,250
Interior Restoration of Freight Depot 11/6/2008 $65,000
Covington C&O Depot Complex Improvements 11/9/2010 $21,875
VISION 2025 – Industrial Heritage & Technology Working Group 7/18/2014 $5,000
Historic Preservation Trust Fund 11/5/2014 $70,000
Alleghany Highlands Industrial Heritage & Technology Discovery Center 11/9/2015 $1,205,000
Total Grants $1,522,125

Alleghany Humane Society

Grant Recipient                                                                                            Date Amount
Dog Cage Upgrades 5/1/1997 $5,284
New Facility 11/16/2004 $840,000
Additional Funding for New Facility 5/3/2006 $245,000
Supplemental Facility Costs 11/6/2007 $35,020
Veterinary Services 5/6/2009 $24,000
Full-time Shelter Manager Position 5/3/2011 $56,079
Community Spay/Neuter Fund 5/8/2015 $6,000
Shelter Manager Salary 5/8/2015 $18,148
Total Grants $1,229,531

Alleghany Mountain Radio

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Computer Upgrade 11/30/1999  $4,000
Equipment 4/24/2001 $5,000
Equipment Improvements 5/15/2002 $4,000
Total Grants  $13,000

American Diabetes Association

Grant Recipient                                                                                Date Amount
 Diabetes Education Program 5/1/1997 $56,400
Total Grants $56,400

American Red Cross – Roanoke Valley Chapter

Grant Recipient Date Amount
 Community Preparedness & Resilience in Alleghany Highlands  11/5/2014 $7,340
 Total Grants  $7,340

American Red Cross (Jackson River Chapter)

Grant Recipient                                                                               Date Amount  
 Building Renovation 5/15/2002 $17,000
 Disaster Preparedness & Relief Efforts 11/15/2001 $6,500
Total Grants $23,500

Appalfolks of America Association

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Stonewall Theater Renovations 4/28/1999 $84,000
Total Grants  $84,000

Art Museum of Western Virginia

Grant Recipient Date Amount
ArtVan Project 5/1/1997 $2,500
Expanded Art Education Services in Alleghany Highlands
Region
4/28/1998 $21,550
Total Grants $24,050

Bath Animal Welfare Foundation

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Thrift Shop/Resource Center Renovations – Phase III 5/4/2010 $35,909
Spay/Neuter Program 5/4/2010 $10,498
Medical/Veterinary Expenses 5/3/2011 $12,495
Total Grants $58,902

Bath County

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Development of Millboro Regional Cultural Activity Center 11/19/1998 $15,000
Skateboard Park 11/9/2005 $15,000
Total Grants $30,000

Bath County Health Department

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Computer Infant Simulators “Baby Think It Over” 5/2/2007 $14,149
Total Grants $14,149

Bath County Historical Society

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Publication and Printing of Guide to the Manuscripts
the Virginia Highlands
4/28/1999 $13,000
Renovate the Basement 5/18/2005 $30,000
Total Grants $43,000

Bear Trust International

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Adopt-a-Dumpster Project 5/6/2008 $6,000
Adopt-a-Dumpster Project 5/4/2010 $9,780
 Total Grants  $15,780

Blue Ridge Public Television

Grant Recipient Date Amount
“First Books” for Disadvantaged Children 4/28/1999 $5,000
 Total Grants  $5,000

Botetourt County

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Matching Grant for Public Access Point Along the James River (Gala River Access)  11/14/2012 $5,000
 Total Grants  $5,000

Botetourt County Public Schools Education Foundation Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
 Advanced Welding Lab  11/5/2014 $75,000
 Total Grants $75,000

C & O Historical Society

Grant Recipient Date Amount
C & O Railroad Heritage Center 6/12/2007 $275,000
Signal Tower at Smith Creek Yard 6/4/2008 $52,000
Replica C & O Passenger Depot  11/4/2009 $149,000
Railway Heritage Center – continued 11/9/2010 $68,000
Restoration of Shenandoah Pullman Sleeper Car 5/15/2012 $44,000
Shared General Manager for Alleghany Historical Society and C&O Historical
Society’s Heritage Center
10/23/2012 $93,174
Matching Funds of Additional Track at Heritage Center and Smith Creek Yard 5/14/2013 $39,642
Light Posts and Solar Lighting for Heritage Center 11/5/2014 $109,242
Total Grants $830,058

City of Covington

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Covington Fire Department – Breathing Apparatuses 11/18/1997 $32,000
Outdoor Recreational Facility 11/19/1998 $100,000
Covington Fire Department – Thermal Imaging Cameras 11/30/1999 $31,000
Covington Rescue Squad – Computer 4/27/2000 $2,489
Covington Fire Department – Apparatus Intercom System 11/15/2000 $23,550
Jackson River Recreational Complex 11/28/2001 $642,035
Jackson River Sports Complex Improvements 5/18/2005 $15,000
Jackson River Sports Complex Theater-in-the-Park 11/9/2005 $34,000
Municipal Pool and Bath House 11/9/2005 $527,100
Magic in the Mountains 5/3/2006 $5,000
Alleghany Avenue Beautification 5/3/2006 $52,883
Landscape Projects 5/6/2008 $26,223
Demolition and Removal of Structures 5/6/2008 $25,900
Financial Support for Consolidation Discussions 5/6/2009 $38,972
Phase III – Alleghany Avenue Beautification – Landscape 5/6/2009 $45,887
Covington Fire Department – Hezekiah Restoration 5/4/2010 $10,000
River’s Edge Skate Park Improvements 5/4/2010 $30,000
Operation Save-A-Life 5/15/2012 $34,598
Jackson River Boat Access 5/14/2013 $150,000
Local Participation in RVARC Learning Trip 8/27/2013 $815
Restoration of Engine #701 11/9/2013 $36,000
Jackson River Boat Access at Fort Young Park 5/7/2014 $61,500
Mobil Data Terminals 5/8/2015 $51,364
Jackson River Sports Complex Soccer Field Lighting Matching Funds 5/11/2015 $523,866
 Total Grants $2,500,182

Clifton Forge Little League, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Restrooms and Concession Stands Linden and Matthews Park 11/7/2006 $20,259
Phase 3 – ADA Bathroom & Concession at Colonel Dotson Sports Complex 5/14/2013 $90,000
Final Phase Colonel Tom Dotson Sports Complex Improvements 8/27/2014 $150,000
 Total Grants $260,259

Clifton Forge Main Street

Grant Recipient Date Amount
 Street Lighting in Downtown Clifton Forge  4/28/1999 $347,660
Contract Architect for Streetscape and Beautification 4/27/2000 $24,362
Fund Phase I of Streetscape Plan 11/15/2000 $502,600
East Entry Improvements 11/4/2003 $100,932
“Magic in the Mountains” Festival 11/9/2005 $5,000
Facade Grant Incentive Project 5/6/2008 $26,336
Douthat Shuttle Service Pilot Plan 5/14/2013 $10,448
 Total Grants $1,017,338

Clifton Forge Nursery School, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Renovations and Teaching Materials 5/15/2002 $7,850
 Total Grants $7,850

Clifton Forge Public Library

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Library Expansion  11/23/1996 $219,653
Three Computers with Internet Access 11/19/1998 $7,630
Integrated Library System 5/2/2007 $24,146
 Total Grants $251,429

COPE Food Pantry

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Food Pantry Refrigerator/Freezer 11/28/2001 $499
Food Pantry Donation 5/6/2009 $5,000
Food Pantry Donation 11/9/2010 $5,000
Food Pantry Donation 5/7/2015 $5,000
 Total Grants $15,499

Covington City Public Schools

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Vital Instructional Tool Project  4/28/1998 $273,296
Walking Facility at Burton Field 11/30/1999 $120,687
Curfman Hall Planning Study 11/12/2002 $9,000
Educational Exploration and Research Working Group 6/20/2014 $2,600
 Total Grants $405,583

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College

Grant Recipient Date Amount
21st Century Health Care Equipment  4/28/1999 $278,560
Planning Grant for “Virginia Packaging & Materials Research & Development
Center”as Outlined in Wishneff’s Study
5/15/2002 $12,000
Amphitheater Planning Grant 11/9/2005 $16,500
EMS Training Program 5/3/2006 $69,975
Lab Equipment, Materials for New Multi-Purpose Lab 11/6/2007 $92,837
Continuation & Expansion of EMS Training Program 11/6/2008 $142,042
Campus Security Study 11/4/2009 $2,155
Campus Security Systems Enhancements 5/4/2010 $11,820
Wind Turbine Technology Program Safety Training Tower 11/9/2010 $203,743
EMT Training 11/15/2011 $157,500
Expansion of the Alleghany Nursing Program (over two years) 11/14/2012 $400,000
Math & Physics Teaching Position Supporting the Jackson River Governor’s School 5/14/2013 $150,000
Continuation and Expansion of EMS Training Program 11/6/2013 $261,395
Increasing Educational Attainment in the Alleghany Highlands 5/7/2014 $321,930
Thinking Skills Short Course 6/20/2014 $11,976
DSLCC Summer Institute for Area Teachers 5/11/2015 $16,925
DSLCC Summer Institute for Area Teachers 5/6/2016 $20,000
Total Grants $2,169,358

Diabetes Education Support Group

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Educational Materials and Computer 11/16/2004 $21,000
Public Awareness Campaign 11/6/2007 $20,000
Public Awareness Campaign 11/9/2010 $6,500
 Total Grants $47,500

DSLCC Educational Foundation

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Expenses Related to Economic and Fund Raising Events 4/29/2013 $10,000
DSLCC VISION 2020 Increasing Educational Attainment 5/8/2015 $1,400,000
 Total Grants $1,410,000

Feeding America Southwest Virginia

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Refrigerated Truck 11/15/2011 $28,000
 Total Grants $28,000

Garth Newel Music Center

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Allegheny Mountain String Project 11/9/2010 $9,156
Allegheny Mountain String Project 5/15/2012 $19,210
Allegheny Mountain String Project 5/14/2013 $20,048
Allegheny Mountain String Project 5/7/2014 $25,054
Allegheny Mountain String Project 5/8/2015 $25,176
Allegheny Mountain String Project 5/6/2016 $25,000
 Total Grants $123,644

Jackson River Enterprises

Grant Recipient Date Amount
New Building 11/15/2000 $250,000
Two Handicapped Accessible Vans 11/28/2001 $77,116
Basket Production and Lawn Care Equipment/Supplies 5/11/2004 $16,666
Vehicles and Building Updates 11/9/2005 $185,681
Purchase New Baler 5/3/2006 $83,984
Additional Storage Building & Bobcat 11/6/2007 $191,962
Purchase Additional Recycling Equipment 11/6/2008 $60,991
Automated External Defibrillators 5/6/2009 $3,654
Purchase Various Additional Equipment 5/6/2009 $23,480
Warehouse Items 11/4/2009 $2,350
Purchase Fork-truck and Mini Van 5/4/2010 $48,627
Purchase New Equipment 11/9/2010 $47,580
New Box Truck & Vehicle Signage 5/3/2011 $89,679
Relocate Equipment and Optimize JRE Family 11/15/2011 $150,170
Continue to Optimize JRE Family 5/15/2012 $177,750
Marketing Manager to Increase Basket Sales 11/14/2012 $52,875
Full-time Marketing Position 11/6/2013 $17,162
JRE Growth and Development 11/5/2014 $171,000
 Total Grants $1,650,727

Jackson River Technical Center

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Educational Technology Center for the Public Schools of the Highlands 4/28/1998 $411,597
 Total Grants $411,597

Joint School Systems – Alleghany County Public Schools &
Covington City Public Schools

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Nursing in Schools – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 11/23/1996 $618,561
Supplemental Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 11/18/1997 $33,349
Expand the Existing Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 11/15/2000 $54,062
Continuation of the Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 5/15/2002 $286,226
Program to Promote Image (in collaboration with JRTC) 11/12/2002 $12,500
Continuation of the Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 5/18/2005 $349,946
Merger Study 5/3/2006 $43,186
Mental Health Initiative 11/7/2006 $147,695
Continuation of Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 5/6/2008 $395,509
Mental Health Initiative 5/4/2010 $259,808
Continuation of Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 5/3/2011 $546,590
Mental Health Initiative 5/14/2013 $174,783
Continuation of Nursing Program – Greater Alleghany School Health Project 5/7/2014 $596,435
Joint School Systems – Pre-service Keynote Speaker 2015-16 2/26/2015 $9,500
Joint School Systems – SURN Leadership Academy 6/4/2015 $5,000
Joint School Systems – Instructional Technology Coach 6/5/2015 $305,000
Joint School Systems – Responsive Classroom Course 6/5/2015 $23,150
Joint School Systems – Keynote Speaker 2016-2017 11/10/2015 $7,500
Joint School Systems – New Tech Space Utilization Study 11/10/2015 $25,500
 Total Grants $3,894,300

Local Office on Aging

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Services to the Frail Elderly Program 4/28/1999 $82,424
Two Vans 10/30/1999 $50,040
Vital Services Transportation Program 11/6/2008 $10,000
Purchase 15-passenger Van 11/4/2009 $34,624
Purchase 15-passenger Van 5/14/2013 $37,395
 Total Grants $214,483

Mill Mountain Theatre

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Mill Mountain Players to Perform at Schools in Alleghany County 11/19/1998 $3,750
Continued Funding of Mill Mountain Players 10/30/1999 $3,750
 Total Grants $7,500

Mountain Soil & Water Conservation District

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Kim-Stan Landfill Cleanup (Coordinator) 4/28/1998 $52,000
Kim-Stan Coordinator for Two Years 4/27/2000 $48,000
Environmental Education Programming 11/7/2006 $37,685
Environmental Education Programming 5/6/2008 $29,343
Environmental Education Programming 11/4/2009 $42,400
Environmental Education Programming 5/3/2011 $34,000
Karst Education for Alleghany County 11/15/2011 $8,389
Environmental Education Programming 5/15/2012 $33,600
Environmental Education Programming 5/14/2013 $33,464
Growing Healthy Kids 5/8/2015 $35,860
 Total Grants $354,741

Mountain View Humane

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Spay & Neuter Cats in Alleghany Highlands 11/5/2014 $6,008
 Total Grants $6,008

Olde Town Covington, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Facades Improvements 11/4/2009 $39,999
Covington Farmers Market 11/9/2010 $84,000
Farmers Market – continued 5/3/2011 $35,000
 Total Grants $158,999

Radford University Foundation

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Radford University Clinical Stipends for ARH 5/7/2014 $105,000
 Total Grants $105,000

Rector & Visitors of the University of Virginia

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Collaborative Work to Plan School Development & Change 5/18/2015 $84,875
 Total Grants $84,875

Riverside Health Center (formerly Alleghany Highlands Free Clinic)

Grant Recipient Date Amount     
Free Clinic 4/28/1998 $187,200
Administrative and Operational Costs 11/15/2000 $131,000
Expansion of Pharmacy Services 4/24/2001 $10,000
Expand Services with Additional Staff, Necessary Equipment, and Pharmaceuticals 11/28/2001 $15,000
Salaries/Benefits and Diabetic Supply Program 11/12/2002 $73,800
Pharmacy Program 5/11/2004 $24,516
Administrative Costs 11/16/2004 $55,000
Physician Assistant Program 11/16/2004 $36,350
Pharmacy Services 5/18/2005 $111,432
Physician Assistant Program 11/9/2005 $67,620
Administrative Costs 11/9/2005 $71,256
Administrative Costs 11/7/2006 $73,800
Physician Assistant Program 11/7/2006 $73,293
Physician Assistant Salary and Benefits 11/6/2007 $76,345
Administrative Salary and Benefits 11/6/2007 $77,430
Pharmacy Services 11/6/2007 $43,766
Physician Assistant Salary and Benefits 11/6/2008 $78,635
Pharmacy Services and Related Costs 11/6/2008 $14,080
Administrative Salary and Benefits 11/6/2008 $77,430
Physicians Assistant Salary, Benefits, Cost of Medical Services 11/4/2009 $73,302`
Pharmacy Services 11/4/2009 $14,080
Administrative Salaries, Benefits and Costs 11/4/2009 $77,430
Physician Assistant Salary and Benefits 11/9/2010 $78,635
Pharmacy Services 11/9/2010 $10,498
Administrative Salaries and Benefits 11/9/2010 $77,430
Physician Assistant 11/15/2011 $157,270
Pharmacy Services 11/15/2011 $13,249
Administrative Salaries 11/15/2011 $154,860
Physician Recruitment Pilot Project and Matching
Funds Supporting Primary Care
5/14/2013 $78,000
Pharmacy Services 11/6/2013 $16,416
Personnel Expenses 11/6/2013 $156,060
Essential Staff Salaries 11/5/2014 $170,725
2015 Summer Intern 6/5/2015 $3,500
Total Grants   $2,379,408

Rockbridge Area Community Services Board

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Improvements to the Residential Group Home in Bath County 11/19/1998 $3,000
Programming Needs for Bath County Adult Day Activity Program 11/30/1999 $5,527
 Total Grants $8,527

Safehome Systems, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
New Shelter 5/1/1997 $90,000
Shelter Renovations 11/30/1999 $9,940
Renovations to Shelter 4/24/2001 $25,612
Repair Roof 5/11/2004 $41,011
Replace Guttering 11/9/2005 $13,608
Technology Grant 11/7/2006 $18,863
Building Improvements 11/6/2008 $1,700
Security Systems for Facility 5/15/2012 $8,328
Architectural Assessment 5/14/2013 $5,000
Building Improvements 5/7/2014 $156,700
 Total Grants $370,762

Science Museum of Western Virginia

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Science 2001 Program in the Schools 11/18/1997 $64,000
 Total Grants $64,000

Scott Hill Foundation, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Security Program 11/9/2005 $29,872
 Total Grants $29,872

Shenandoah Autism Center

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Equipment 11/9/2005 $11,435
 Total Grants $11,435

Southeastern Council of Foundations

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Host Sponsorship for Local Events at 2013 Annual Meeting 5/14/2013 $5,000
 Total Grants $5,000

Southwest VA AHEC

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Youth Volunteers in Partnership Program 11/30/1999 $12,926
Sustain Youth Volunteer Program 11/28/2001 $18,000
Continued Support for the Youth Volunteer Program 5/11/2004 $15,969
Youth Volunteer Program 5/2/2007 $14,031
Summer Youth Volunteer Program 5/6/2009 $13,288
Summer Youth Volunteer Program 5/3/2011 $18,068
Youth VIP Program at LewisGale Alleghany Hospital 11/6/2013 $5,754
Youth VIP Program at LewisGale Alleghany Hospital 11/5/2014 $8,452
 Total Grants $106,488

Special Olympics – Area 18

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Sports Equipment, Team Wear and Computers 4/24/2001 $16,977
Two 15 Passenger Buses 5/11/2004 $76,375
Purchase 2 DVD Players 5/6/2009 $1,598
15 Passenger Wheelchair Accessible Bus & Uniforms 11/9/2010 $58,697
Bus Insurance, GPS Systems, & Uniforms 11/5/2014 $7,604
Bus Insurance, Uniforms & Equipment 7/18/2016 $4,750
 Total Grants $166,001

 Stonewall Jackson Area Council (Boy Scout Troop #31)

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Purchase of Storage Trailer 11/6/2013 $2,800
 Total Grants $2,800

SW VA 2nd Harvest Food Bank

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Equipment, Truck and P/T Driver 4/27/2000 $38,304
Refrigerated Truck 4/24/2001 $54,696
New Facility 5/18/2005 $50,000
 Total Grants $143,000

The Clifton Forge Company

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Repairs for the Clifton Forge School of the Arts 5/3/2011 $86,730
Building Improvement, Educational, Marketing, & Personnel 11/6/2013 $85,325
Landscaping for Clifton Forge School of the Arts 5/7/2014 $74,070
Landscape Enhancements for The Clifton Forge School of the Arts 5/11/2015 $3,397
 Total Grants $249,522

The Izaak Walton League of America

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Rebuild Low Moor Rifle Range Shelter 11/9/2010 $2,626
 Total Grants $2,626

The Masonic Theatre Preservation Foundation

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Masonic Theatre Rehabilitation Project 5/4/2010 $750,000
Clifton Forge Amphitheatre Project 12/9/2011 $150,000
Rehabilitation of the Historic Masonic Theatre 11/14/2012 $1,650,000
Masonic Theatre Rehabilitation Project 3/19/2015 $629,000
 Total Grants $3,179,000

Total Action Against Poverty (TAP)

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Alleghany Highlands Office Renovation 5/1/1997 $279,778
Project Discovery Van 11/28/2001 $38,965
Fathers First 11/10/2015 $47,391
TAP Dental Health Initiative Loan Fund 11/20/2015 30,000
 Total Grants $396,134

Town of Clifton Forge

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Lighting System for Ball Field 11/19/1998 $96,820
Memorial Field Improvements 4/28/1999 $39,900
Concession Stand Equipment for Memorial Field 11/30/1999 $5,778
Fire Apparatus Replacement 11/30/1999 $110,691
Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program 11/15/2000 $59,685
Thermal Imaging Camera for Clifton Forge Fire Department 5/15/2002 $15,000
Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program 5/11/2004 $85,315
Historic Town Hall Improvements 11/9/2005 $24,467
Skateboard Park 11/9/2005 $95,345
Neighborhood Improvement Project Phase III and Phase IV 11/7/2006 $92,000
Neighborhood Improvement Phase III – continuation 5/6/2009 $38,000
Neighborhood Improvement Phase III – continuation 11/4/2009 $100,000
Expand Historic District of Clifton Forge 2/17/2011 $50,000
Library Digital Enhancements 5/3/2011 $8,112
Phase I Planning for Smith Creek Corridor 11/14/2012 $14,500
Lower Roxbury Comprehensive Community Development Project 5/14/2013 $130,000
Final Design & Construction of Smith Creek Corridor Trail, Segment 3 11/6/2013 $170,144
Library Computer and Software Upgrades 11/6/2013 $20,210
2014 Summer Internship 5/7/2014 $2,000
Final Design & Construction of Linden Park Improvements 5/7/2014 $379,838
Business Park Site Design & Engineering 5/7/2014 $50,000
VISION 2025 – Corridor Curb Appeal Working Group 7/18/2014 $11,000
Summer Intern for VISION 2025 Corridor Curb Appeal Working Group 6/5/2015 $3,500
Evaluating Broadband Opportunities in the Region 7/30/15 $7,500
Preparation for Amtrak Relocation to the Heritage Center 11/6/2015 $30,000
 Total Grants $1,639,805

Town of Iron Gate

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Radio to Communicate with Other Local Police Officials 4/27/2000 $1,352
Playground Fencing and Sidewalks 11/15/2000 $12,640
Hire Frazier Associates to do a Comprehensive Study for a Public Improvement Plan 5/15/2002 $17,689
Town Improvements 5/6/2003 $74,239
Town Improvements 11/7/2006 $386,097
 Total Grants $492,017

Unified Human Services Transportation Systems, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
A Vehicle (RADAR) for Alleghany County/Covington/Clifton Forge Area 5/1/1997 $42,044
Additional Vehicle for 2nd RADAR Route in the Alleghany Highlands 5/6/2008 $60,000
Mountain Express (RADAR) Expansion 5/3/2011 $35,000
 Total Grants $137,044

Valley Conservation Council

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Dark Sky Summit 5/8/2015 $4,250
 Total Grants $4,250

Virginia Community Capital

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Alleghany Highlands Loan Program 11/2/2015 $500,000
 Total Grants $500,000

Virginia Hunters Who Care, Inc.

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Hunters for the Hungry 11/6/2008 $1,000
Hunters for the Hungry 11/15/2011 $1,820
 Total Grants $2,820

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Distance Learning Technology to Link ARH to WV School of Osteopathic Medicine 11/30/1999 $18,725
 Total Grants $18,725

Western Virginia Emergency Medical Services Council

Grant Recipient Date Amount
Training Equipment & Part-time Employee 5/1/1997 $13,633
Training Assistance 5/15/2002 $16,750
Defibrillators Project 5/2/2007 $112,550
 Total Grants $142,933

 

   Total Grants Awarded Since Inception $54,945,545

Revised 2/17/2016