Welcome to the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia
About The Alleghany Foundation
Foundation was established in 1995 with
$35 million in proceeds from the sale of
Alleghany Regional Hospital. Since then,
the Foundation has awarded $54 million
in grants to improve the quality of life
in the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia.
The Foundation seeks applications in
five focus areas
Economic Transformation, Educational
Attainment, Health and Wellness,
Leadership and Civic Vitality, and
with the goal of
building upon the region’s wonderful
assets to provide dynamic opportunities
for all its residents. Assets of the
Foundation currently are more than $57 million.
of January 1, 2016, The Alleghany Foundation
is accepting applications year-round.
Interested applicants should complete the
Foundation’s electronic application process.
Applicants must be a non-profit, tax-exempt
501(c)(3) organization or eligible local
government entity. For eligibility criteria,
please review our application guidelines on
If you need additional
information, please contact the
Foundation at (540) 962-0970 or
Post Office Box 1176
Covington, VA 24426
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mary Fant Donnan