Through Grants


Our goal is to give our money where it does the most good. We favor small, local nonprofits with budgets under $2 million who have little access to conventional funding sources.
See the full list of our nonprofit partners and winning projects from 2004 to the present.
Read about the outcomes of our 2015 Collective Grant awards.

2016 Giving Circle of HOPE nonprofit partners and projects

Friends of Guest House woman and her mentor.

Friends of Guest House
Workforce Development Project Pilot

Fairfax County Appointed Special Advocates.

Fairfax County Appointed Special Advocates
Advocating for Abused/Neglected Youth

Josh Anderson.

Josh Anderson Foundation
Our Minds Matter: Website Development

La Cocina

La Cocina Virginia
Free Bilingual Culinary Job Training, Placement & Food Assistance


Peer Support of Youth and Adults Living with Mental Health Conditions

Offender Aid and Restoration of Arlington.

Offender Aid and Restoration of Arlington
Employment Assistance for Returning Citizens

The Reading Connection.

The Reading Connection
Growing Fairfax Readers

Women Giving Back.

Women Giving Back
Women Giving Back Transportation Project