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Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier

From the Desk of Joe Scott: Community Investor November 2022

Ursula Landsrath Animal Rescue Fund Grants $65,000 to Animal Welfare Organizations

The Ursula Landsrath Animal Rescue Fund recently granted $65,000 to 26 nonprofit animal welfare organizations across Virginia! From dog and cat spay and neuter, to equine and wildlife rescue, ULARF continues to provide much needed funding to nonprofit animal rescues each year. Learn more about this year's grantees, their incredible work helping vulnerable animals, and how Ursula's legacy lives on through endowment and grantmaking. Learn more.

Grant Opportunity: Forward Turn Youth-led Grant Program

We're now accepting funding proposals for our 2023 Forward Turn grant cycle! Forward Turn is a youth-led grantmaking program supported by the S. Murray Rust and Mary H. C. Rust Student Philanthropy Project endowment fund and offered in partnership between the Community Foundation and the Loudoun County Youth Advisory Council. Teens seeking funding for charitable projects are invited to apply for mini-grants; applications are due by February 3, 2023. Learn more.

Beth Erickson | The Cost of Housing in Loudoun: A Perspective from the Hospitality and Tourism Industry

The Cost of Housing in Loudoun is a new feature series as part of our Workforce Housing Now community service campaign. In this month's feature, Beth Erickson, President and CEO of Visit Loudoun, shares her thoughts on how the lack of available workforce housing impacts Loudoun's vibrant tourism and hospitality sector. Learn more.

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Nonprofit Academy | Understanding the Essentials of Nonprofit Financial Reports

Nonprofit leaders, fundraisers, and board members are invited to join our upcoming Nonprofit Academy workshop, Understanding the Essentials of Nonprofit Financial Reports, presented by Leon Seemann and held at the Claude Moore Nonprofit Training Center on December 1, 2022 from 9:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Learn more and register.

Fund Spotlight: Honoring Lynn Tadlock Fund

In celebration of Lynn Tadlock and her career in public service, education, and philanthropy, this donor advised fund supports programs dear to her heart. Lynn generously offered her time, skills, mentorship, and knowledge as a thought leader to state, regional, and Loudoun communities. May her "three legged" stool stand tall in every community she has touched—and that is many!

P.S. Congratulations to our component fund 100WomenStrong for being named Nonprofit of the Year at the 2022 Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards!

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