Richmond, Virginia

The trustees award 17 grants valued at $1.8 million that will support the work of organizations throughout the South and beyond.

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, February 24, 2010 – Trustees of the Jessie Ball duPont Fund awarded $175,000 to Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, to enable the university to lead Bridging Richmond, a region-wide initiative to improve educational outcomes from early childhood through college. The award was among 14 grants, valued at $1.9 million, made by the trustees during [...]