[Founding Board Chair Senator Sarah Minear (r) is pictured with current Board Chair Tom Tinder (l) pictured after they unveiled our PHILANTHROPY WEST VIRGINIA era]
A NEW Name that continues a high level of EXCELLENCE and IMPACT! In celebrating our 20th Anniversary, WV Grantmakers announced our new name at the 2013 Annual Conference & Members Meeting. The NEW name PHILANTHROPY WEST VIRGINIA, which will be effective January 1, 2014, continues our same commitment and growing impact in serving West Virginia's private, family, corporate, community and public grantmaking foundations, giving programs and private philanthropists. Click here for the announcement
Welcome to the West Virginia Grantmakers Association, the statewide professional network of private, family, corporate(giving programs/foundations), community and public foundations.
We are committed to our mission of Strengthening Philanthropy in the Mountain State. The West Virginia Grantmakers represents the diversity of grantmaking institutions based in and serving West Virginia. From the southern coalfields to the steel mills of the Northern Panhandle from the Potomac river to the Ohio River Valley, WV Grantmakers through its membership serves all fifty-five counties in West Virginia and the neighboring communities of surrounding states. Founded in 1993 the WV Grantmakers (WVG) is a leading voice and premier resource for philanthropy in the Mountain State.
We welcome you to explore the resources and information available on our website and to learn how membership in the West Virginia Grantmakers Association can help strengthen the impact and effectiveness of your foundation or giving program.
West Virginia Grantmakers Association
• P.O. Box 1584, Morgantown, WV 26505 ~ 304-517-1450 • Email