Community Impact

We proudly serve the communities in which we live and we support our team members who give their time and talent to make the world a better place. Below are a few of the organizations Northern Neck staff has supported in the past:

Habitat for Humanity

    • Angel Tree
    • Animal Welfare League
    • Bay Seafood Festival
    • Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck
    • Breast Cancer Awareness
    • CASA
    • Dream Fields (Lancaster County Little League)
    • Dress in Blue Day (Colorectal Cancer Alliance)
    • GRASP
    • Habit of Humanity, Fluvanna
    • Haven
    • Irvington Town Parade
    • Kids Foundation (Kiwanis Club)
    • Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department
    • Lancaster Chamber of Commerce
    • Lancaster Community Library
    • Lancaster County Public SchoolsAnimal Welfare League
    • Lancaster Players
    • LEAD Northern Neck
    • Louisa/Fluvanna Housing Foundation
    • Meals on Wheels
    • Northern Neck Family YMCA
    • Northern Neck Free Health Clinic
    • Relay for Life – American Cancer Society
    • Servants at Work - Virginia (SAWs Virginia)
    • Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Department
    • Special Olympics
    • Village Improvement Association of Irvington
    • Virginia Food Banks
    • White Stone Volunteer Fire Department


Community Grants

One of the ways NNINS helps to build a healthy and thriving community is through its grant program, offered once a year (*twice in 2021). To apply for a grant under the Community Giving Team guidance, APPLY HERE.

Grant Priorities

NNINS supports organizations that align with our brand and business mission, including those that support and promote:

  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Safe and Affordable Housing
  • Virginia Families (education, health and wellness, etc.)
  • Community Safety
  • Emergency Response
  • Virginia History and Culture  
  • Virginia’s Natural Environment 

How to Apply

Download and fill out a Grant Proposal Form and submit by the appropriate deadline; completed forms can be emailed to Mike Antonio at


Applications must be received by November 15, 2021.


Must be a Virginia-based 501(c)(3) organization or agency serving residents of Virginia

Not Eligible

  • Recipients who received any financial support from NNINS the previous two years
  • Religious organizations
  • Organizations or projects that discriminate against individuals based on race, religion, ethnicity, or sexual preference
  • Organizations or projects that are considered to be in direct competition with NNINS
  • Political organizations or candidates
  • Individuals

Grant Amount

Grants typically range from $1,000 to $5,000.


Submit a Grant Proposal form between October 15–November 15, with grant to be awarded November 30, 2021.