The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation’s Founding President Doug Roach passed away peacefully on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the age of 88. A Martinsburg native, Doug was born to the late Ralph Mark “Mickey” Roach and Virginia Baker Roach on July 7, 1931. Doug graduated from Martinsburg High School in 1949, attended University of […]
The Eastern WV Community Foundation recently awarded $116,100 in scholarships, the majority of which were presented to 73 Eastern Panhandle students during the annual Scholars & Donors Reception, held at the Purple Iris in Martinsburg. EWVCF President Lisa Welch welcomed the students, parents, and fund donors to the outdoor reception held under the big tent […]
The Community Foundation is accepting Berkeley County Industrial Park Development Fund grant applications through July 31. Click Here for grant details. The Berkeley County Industrial Park Development Fund, which was established in 2009, has awarded grants totaling $89,717 to Hospice of the Panhandle, Shepherd University Martinsburg Center, Blue Ridge Community & Technical College, Panhandle Home […]
Click Here to learn more about the Two Rivers Giving Circle. This is one of the few organizations in the region that awards grants to support natural resources conservation and historic preservation. With members from all three Eastern Panhandle counties, the Two Rivers Giving Circle is currently accepting grant proposals.