INVEST IN THE VIRGINIA PENINSULA
Community Knights GIFT Grant Program, established in 2013, has awarded $1,275,000.00 of funds back into the Virginia Peninsula their GIFT Grant program to Public School & Non-Profit Organizations on the Virginia Peninsula. Beginning with a $20,000 seed planted by the founders Jennifer Brown and Teresa Michener, this seed has yielded a 600% Return on Investment to fund 639 grants to 160 organization in 6 years.
We are committed to identifying the needs of small local nonprofit and public school organizations as well as the populations they serve and finding innovative ways to help them meet these needs collaboratively. Finding service gaps for underserved populations within our community is our specialty and, with the development of a nonprofit incubator, we can support and educate start up organizations to fill unmet needs within our community.
Meeting the needs of the Virginia Peninsula with people just like you!
The seed you plant today will grow at Community Knights to help fund the next wave of GIFT Grants for public school and non-profit organizations supporting your community. Planting a…
- $10 seed will grow into a $600 GIFT Grant
- $50 seed will grow into a $3000 GIFT Grant.
- $100 seed will grow $6,000 worth of GIFT Grants
- $500 seed will grow $30,000 worth of GIFT Grants
- $1,000 seed will grow $60,000 worth of GIFT Grants
JOIN US ON GIVING DAY, TUESDAY MAY 14TH 2019
$10 SEEDS WILL PUT $600 IN GIFT GRANTS INTO VIRGINIA PENINSULA!
Each of Community Knights’ programs has a focus on increasing inclusivity, collaboration and investment within their scopes and beyond to the larger community. The GIFT (Grant Initiative Fundraising Team) Program is our first success story, designed to bring people together from a wide range of backgrounds to support the entire Virginia Peninsula. The program not only provides critical funding, but also has components that are a catalyst for collaboration, which leads to more integrated and sustainable programing across the region.
Who Gets Included?
School Age Children
Plant Your Seed May 11th, #GiveLocal757