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.

Mitigating wet lawns & storm water runoff

Plant Drive

As part of the Foundation's Plants, Not Puddles program, we invite you to take advantage of discounts on plants offered by Ingleside Nurseries in support of the program. Participating is easy; just use the button below to download the order form and follow the instructions. Discounts are valid through the month of September.

In August, the Foundation sponsored a Plants, Not Puddles workshop. During the workshop, the Town presented options and resources for managing runoff. One of those option is plantings. Download the PowerPoint or PDF version of the workshop to learn more.

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Get to know Colonial Beach

-- Cancelled due to weather --
September Welcome to Colonial Beach Meetup

Are you new to Colonial Beach and don't quite know your way around yet? Would you like to learn more about Colonial Beach? Meet people? Make Connections? Get involved? Join us for our September Welcome to Colonial Beach Meetup ... Thursday, September 16 at Raven's Point beginning at 6 PM. Learn about the Alliance of Colonial Beach Community Organizations from guest speaker Susan Mack.

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Help Wanted

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.
Board members. Fill one of the open seats on our Board of Directors, and lead and advance the Foundation's work. Applications are due August 1, 2021.

Please reach out to us at [email protected].

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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.