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University studentsAs a member of the Richmond Metro community, we all have a stake in helping deserving Richmond City high school students pursue their dream of a college education. Many of the RAASF scholars become potential recruiting sources for Richmond Metro businesses.


To make a tax-deductible donation to the Richmond African American Scholarship Fund, please make checks payable to: The Community Foundation and write RAASF in the memo section.

Mail Checks To:
c/o The Community Foundation
7501 Boulders View Drive, Suite 110
Richmond, VA 23225

Online Donations

Donations can also be made online via the Contribute Online page on The Community Foundation’s website. Under the Gift Information section, select “Richmond African American Scholarship Fund” from the drop-down menu as the designated fund.


In addition to your financial support, there is a never-ending need for mentoring. Please consider serving as a mentor. Your participation in the RAASF Student Mentorship Program would greatly benefit scholarship recipients and could help shape the future of a well-deserving student. If you are interested in becoming a RAASF Mentor, please email your name and telephone number to: