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Corporate and Foundation Partnerships

Corporate and foundation partnerships provide unrestricted operating support to help advance the VHS mission.

Our corporate and foundation partners receive a wide range of benefits, including exclusive educational and travel opportunities, invitations to lively events and members-only lectures, discounts on purchases from our Pusey Museum Shop and online store, and the ability to host private events in an exceptional museum setting. Benefit packages also can be tailored to meet your organization's specific needs. Become a partner today.

These generous corporate and foundation donors make it possible for the Virginia Historical Society to tell the unparalleled story of Virginia. We extend our sincere gratitude for their support.

Corporate and foundation partners:

Allegra Design, Print, Mail
Apostolic Christian Church Foundation
Burford Leimenstoll Foundation, Inc.
Byrd Family Foundation
The C. F. Sauer Company
Capital Square Preservation Council
Cavalier Land, Inc.
Chesapeake Corporation Foundation Fund +
The Chrisman Family Foundation
Louise B. Cochrane Charitable Foundation
Communication Design, Inc.
The Community Foundation Serving
    Richmond & Central Virginia
CultureWorks & The Arts and Cultural
    Funding Consortium: City of
    Richmond, Hanover County
    and Henrico County
Custom Woodwork, Inc.
DeFazio’s Catering
The Overton and Katharine Dennis Fund
E. A. Holsten, Inc.
The Richmond, Virginia, Branch of the
   English-Speaking Union
Fenton Foundation
Fi-Tech, Inc.
Harry Frazier III Family +
History Matters, LLC
General Society of Colonial Wars
Helen I. Graham Charitable Foundation
Greenfield Senior Living
Lansing Building Products
Hamilton Family Foundation
The Hereditary Order of Descendants of
   Colonial Governors
Emily S. and Coleman A. Hunter Charitable
Jewish Woman's Club of Richmond
Nathalie L. Klaus Charitable Lead Trust
Philip W. & Nathalie L. Klaus Fund +
Live Well Financial
Loehr Lightning Protection Company 
Lowe, Brockenbrough & Company, Inc.
Massey Foundation
McKinnon and Harris, Inc.
Gerald and Paula McNichols Family
Media General, Inc.
Martha Mabel Moore Charitable Trust,
   Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Mutual Assurance Society of Virginia Fund +
National Society Daughters of Colonial Wars,
NewMarket Corporation
Order of First Families of Virginia
Owens & Minor, Inc. 
The Peyton Society of Virginia
Paul H. Pusey Foundation
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative


Corporate and foundation partners (continued)

RECO Foundation
Virginia Sargeant Reynolds Foundation
Richmond Capital Management, Inc.
Richmond Times-Dispatch
The Richmond, Virginia, branch of the English-Speaking Union
Robbins Landscaping, Inc.
Rouse-Bottom Foundation, Inc.
Kathryn and W. Harry Schwarzschild Fund
The Short Family Foundation
Sadler & Whitehead Architects, PLC
Society of Colonial Wars in the State of
The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia
The Society of the Descendants of the Signers of
   the Declaration of Independence
Sons of the Revolution
Barbara J. Thalhimer & William B. Thalhimer,
    Jr. Family Fund +
Thompson, Siegel & Walmsley, LLC
Tilghman Family Fund +
The Trust Company of Virginia
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
United Daughters of the Confederacy, Virginia
The Universal Leaf Foundation
Valley Proteins, Inc.
Williams Mullen 
Three Anonymous


These companies have generously matched the contributions of their employees, directors, and retirees:

Altria Group
Bank of America Foundation, Inc.
The Boeing Company
The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation
Caterpillar Foundation
Chevron Humankind
Chubb & Son 
Coille Limited Partnership, L.P. 
Dominion Foundation Matching Gift Program
ExxonMobil Foundation
GE Foundation
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Gray Holdings, LLC
IBM Corporation
Macy’s Foundation
Markel Corporation
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Norfolk Southern Foundation
Pfizer Foundation
UBS Foundation
Universal Leaf Foundation
USG Foundation, Inc.

Other generous operating support provided by:

County of Henrico, VA


+ Donor Advised Funds of The Community Foundation Serving Richmond & Central Virginia

Updated March 2016