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)
  • 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 December 1.