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Great parks help define strong societies

November 6, 2016

Great parks help define strong societies

As we do every two years, the Danville Regional Foundation’s staff and board members recently went on a trip to “see the possible” in another community. We plan these visits so we can see community transformation first hand, meet their leadership, ask questions and bring back ideas that often lead to future initiatives and projects. This year, we visited Owensboro, Kentucky.


Encouraging positive change within Danville

September 4, 2016

Encouraging positive change within Danville

The summer is quickly coming to an end, and here at the Danville Regional Foundation, we recently said goodbye to 10 talented young interns that spent 10 weeks with us here in the Dan River Region.

Each summer we bring the best and brightest talent from across the country to help us explore new ideas and look for new opportunities.

This year, we turned our focus to neighborhoods in Danville.


Initiative to take pulse of health needs

August 22, 2016

Initiative to take pulse of health needs

A new initiative to improve the health of residents in Danville is getting the finishing touches that will bring Community Health Workers into neighborhoods and homes to help people find the medical care they need.


2017 Ashby Award Nominations Now Open

August 2, 2016

2017 Ashby Award Nominations Now Open

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Ashby Award. 


DRF Interns Begin Summer Assignment

June 3, 2016

DRF Interns Begin Summer Assignment

The Danville Regional Foundation (DRF) has selected 10 talented young people to participate in an intense summer internship program that will begin May 31, 2016 and end August 5, 2016.