The Colonial Beach Community Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit philanthropic organization comprising individuals, families, businesses, volunteers, and donors who are dedicated to improving the quality of life for all residents, full- or part-time, in and around Colonial Beach. We encourage you to explore our website and get to know us; and we invite you to join us in making a difference in our community by becoming a member. We also invite you to subscribe to our monthly newsletter to keep informed of our activities. And, follow us on Facebook.
2022 Beautification Grant Program
We are now accepting beautification grant applications. We have a total of $23,000 to award to nonprofits wanting to improve the quality of life in and around Colonial Beach through beautification projects. Applications are due by January 21, 2022; awards will be made in March 2022.
Download the grant application (Word document) and instructions (PDF).
Please continue to support our local food pantries as they work to meet needs in our community this holiday season.
Congratulations, Downtown Colonial Beach, on an historic achievement
Colonial Beach Commercial Historic District Added to National Register of Historic Places
Thanks to the dedicated efforts of our community partner organization, Downtown Colonial Beach, Colonial Beach's commercial district made it onto the National Register of Historic Places on September 16th. Visit Downtown Colonial Beach on the web and Facebook to learn more.
Apply your talents and enthusiasm to your community foundation
You can help the Colonial Beach Community Foundation and, by extension, Colonial Beach itself, thrive. We are seeking:
Volunteers. Join the Colonial Beach Volunteer Brigade to learn about upcoming events and activities that require volunteers to staff them.
Committee members. Apply your knowledge, experience, and skills to one (or more) of our committees: Marketing, Member Engagement, Health Connect, Community Center, Special Events, Grant Writing, and Newcomers.
Please reach out to us at [email protected].
Give to the Colonial Beach Community Foundation.
We beg your pardon as we revise our website...
Last year, we moved our website to a new platform and revised its design and content. However, we are not quite finished. Our Board is updating policies and our host platform is fine-tuning its functionality. So, you will see a few areas here and there that are still "under construction." Please check back with us often as we complete those areas and add others.