The Slemp Foundation Charitable Grnats

The C. Bascom Slemp Foundation

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Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Project / Program

Location of project: Counties in Virginia: Lee County, Wise County

Location of residency: United States

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About this funder:



The Slemp Foundation is a private foundation established through the will of the late Campbell Bascom Slemp, U.S. Congressman from Virginia.

In his will, Congressman Slemp expressed his desire that the assets of the Foundation be used for the following purposes:

  • Improve the health, education and welfare of Lee and Wise County Virginia residents or their descendants.
  • Care, maintain and develop the Janie Slemp Newman Museum (now the Southwest Virginia Museum).
  • Care and maintain the Slemp Cemetery and the Seminary Methodist Church in Lee County, Virginia

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


  • Applicants must have a copy of the Internal Revenue Service letter qualifying the organization as tax exempt under Code Section 501(c).