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.

Welcome to Colonial Beach January Meetup

Please join us Thursday, January 20, for a WCB Meetup at Peddlers Market, 501 Euclid Ave, beginning at 6 PM. Our guest speaker will be Kathie Moran, President of the Colonial Beach Artists Guild.

Whether you are new to Colonial Beach or have lived here for years, WCB meetups are a great way to learn about the Town and surrounding area, get together with friends, meet new people, and discover how you can get involved in the Colonial Beach community.

2022 Beautification Grant Program
Deadline Extended

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 no later than January 31; awards will be made in March.

Download the grant application (Word document) and instructions (PDF).

For the Love of Chocolate & Wine
A Tasting Event

The popular tasting event, For the Love of Chocolate & Wine, is back! Join us Friday, February 11, from 6 until 8 PM at St. Mary's Episcopal Church Parish Hall (corner of Dennison St. and Washington Ave.) Tickets are $40 per person or $70 per couple. (COVID rain date, if necessary, will be April 1.)

Get Tickets Here

LOVE Golf Cart Ornaments

The LOVE Golf Cart ornament has been a big hit! So much so that we sold out very quickly and have had to order more. Email [email protected] to reserve yours. They should arrive in February.

Net proceeds from the LOVE ornament sales will go into the Foundation's Community Crisis Fund to assist our local food pantries.

Local Food Pantries

Our local food pantries are still working hard to meet the needs of the Colonial Beach community. Please help us help them. The Foundation provides gift cards to the food pantries that they can distribute as needed. These gift cards enable pantry clients to purchase items that the pantries might not have on hand, such as fresh foods, refrigerated items, baby products, and toiletries.

Apply your talents and enthusiasm to your community foundation 

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.

Please reach out to us at [email protected].

Give to the Colonial Beach Community Foundation.


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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.