Save the date for Give Choose – the big day is March 16, 2021! Early Giving begins March 2.

Donate to your charities of choice today!

What is a Community Foundation?

We are a broad and flexible vehicle for charitable giving and community investment for generations to come.

Local Assets

We are your community’s “savings” account. We build permanent community endowment.

Local Needs

Our grants support your vision—culture, nature, human services, and education—our community’s spectrum of need.

Local Leadership

We are involved in your backyard as workshop conveners, network builders, grantmakers, and changemakers.

The Community Emergency Relief Fund was established accept and strategically disburse funding to address COVID-19 emergency response and relief efforts in Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties. Learn more about how you can help support our neighbors and friends in need.

Download our 2019 Report to the Community

Learn more about our grantmaking…more than $1 million into our community

Take a look at our fiscal year-end financials

See the varied funds your neighbors and fellow philanthropists have set up

Read more about setting up a donor advised fund or personalized fund that reflects your charitable vision, forever

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Include Your Community Foundation in Your Estate Planning . . . Legacy Gifts are a Key to a Better Future.

Prompted by the Community Foundation’s Faces of Loudoun community service campaign and its portrait of real individuals and their unexpected stories of need, the Profiles of Loudoun report builds a common understanding of how we all experience Loudoun County and the affects of rapid population growth affecting the human services nonprofit sector.  Download the Summary Report or Full Data Report here.

Join your charitable vision with the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier and amplify your satisfaction and fulfillment by helping your local community. Work with us to build something everlasting here at home to bring you…


We are stewards of our community’s “savings account.” Funds you create with us will be here for generations; serving and funding the charities and programs you care about most.


We make it simple. We handle all state and federal tax filings and financial reports. We offer a variety of options to be sure your vision is part of our work. And, if you wish, you or your heirs stay involved in grantmaking.

Investment Expertise

Our work is a community and financial investment. Our carefully crafted investment policies are designed to protect your legacy, while also fulfilling its promise.


We accept a range of assets, from securities, to closely held stock, to real estate, to cash. We strive to work closely with you and your financial advisors to ensure your vision and financial goals are achieved.


You name your fund and decide its charitable purpose. Grants are announced from your fund making recipients fully aware of your generosity, or,  with total anonymity.

Tax Advantages

Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier is a public charity 501(C)3 organization. Gifts to CFLNF are fully tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

21 Years of Serving Loudoun & Fauquier Counties

85 Component Funds Tailored by Individual Donors

$9 Million Given Back to the Community



Remember, Give Choose Early Giving starts March 2nd! The average gift during Give Choose is $125 - your gift in any amount will make a difference! Have you decided who you are going to support this year? Tell us who and why! ... See MoreSee Less
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Many nonprofits participating in GiveChoose Day on March 16th are dedicated to preserving outdoor spaces - spaces you may have used quite a bit this past year. Loudoun is a great place to explore the outdoors! Your donations to one or more of Loudoun’s nature-focused nonprofits can help ensure future enjoyment of these outdoor spaces for you, your friends and family. What’s your favorite place to be out in nature in Loudoun? ... See MoreSee Less
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Loudoun County Government will continue to hold twice-weekly, free drive-thru COVID-19 testing events at multiple locations. Capacity at these fixed testing sites is limited. The testing events are open to all. There are no age or residency requirements. No prescriptions or appointments are necessary. A person does not have to exhibit symptoms of COVID-19 in order to be tested. A PCR test (nasal swab) will be administered, which tests for the novel coronavirus. Results will be available within a week. No antibody testing will be offered. No COVID-19 vaccine will be available at these events.The events will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. February 25: Dulles South Recreation & Community Center, 24950 Riding Center Drive, South Riding March 2 and 4: Franklin Park, 17501 Franklin Park Drive, PurcellvilleMarch 9 and 11: Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park, 42405 Claudia Drive, Leesburg (Enter the park on Crosstrail Boulevard from Sycolin Road.)March 16 and 18: Cascades Library, 21030 Whitfield Place, Potomac Falls (Access the testing location in the back parking lot, near the senior center.)March 23 and 25: Dulles South Recreation & Community Center, 24950 Riding Center Drive, South RidingMore information, including links to the registration forms, is posted on the County’s website at ... See MoreSee Less
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