Jefferson County Historic Cemetery Grants

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation

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Anticipated deadline: Mar 6, 2021

Grant amount: US $25,000 - US $5,000

Fields of work: Historic Preservation

Applicant type: Indigenous Group, Government Entity, Nonprofit

Funding uses: Capital Project, Project / Program

Location of project: Jefferson County, West Virginia

Location of residency: Jefferson County, West Virginia

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About this funder:



The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation (EWVCF) was founded in 1995 to help donors create endowed funds to benefit 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations (including schools, churches and government agencies) in Jefferson, Berkeley and Morgan counties.

Jefferson County Historic Cemetery Grants

Historic cemeteries in Jefferson County, interested in the maintenance, repair, restoration, preservation, and beautification of Civil War era graves and burial plots can apply for a total of more than $14,000 in grants from the Helen Parker Willard Fund.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • To support 501(c)(13) Jefferson County historic cemeteries with a strict adherence to the following purposes:
    • maintenance, repair, and restoration of monuments, headstones, and grave markers of historical or architectural significance to the community, emphasizing notable Civil War era history, preservation, beautification and maintenance of abandoned or deteriorating graves of deceased persons; focusing on areas open to the public, and/or maintenance of semipublic areas that lessen the burden of government.