Hughes Memorial Foundation

OUR MISSION The Hughes Memorial Foundation is a charitable non-profit organization that seeks to aid deserving, disadvantaged children in Virginia and North Carolina, and linear offspring of Hughes Memorial Home alumnae. Guided by the example of Jesus Christ and continuing the legacy of John E. Hughes, the Foundation will be prudent stewards of the resources entrusted to us and will provide scholarships and grants, support projects, and initiate programs which will provide care, training, and nurture. Read our complete Mission Statement

Scholarship Applications

Hughes Memorial Foundation scholarships are available for higher education or job training for traditional students with preference being given to financially needy children living in the Virginia counties of Pittsylvania, Halifax, Mecklenburg, Charlotte, Campbell, Bedford, Franklin, Henry and Patrick; the North Carolina counties of Stokes, Rockingham, Caswell, and Person; and the cities of Virginia and North Carolina that are located within those counties. Special Consideration is also given to financially needy children in these counties who are a linear offspring of Hughes Memorial Home alumni. Read our complete scholarship criteria

Grant Applications

Hughes Memorial Foundation awards grants to Non-Profit, tax exempt 501(c)(3) organizations. Grants are awarded for special projects and capital improvements that will benefit children. Hughes will not assume obligations for longer than 3 years. Hughes prefers to aid organizations that can supply matching funds. Organizations should not view Hughes as the sole source of funding for an activity or project. Read our complete grant guidelines.

About John E. Hughes

John E. HughesThe Hughes Memorial Foundation is a charitable non-profit organization that seeks to aid deserving, disadvantaged children in Virginia and North Carolina.

 

Read more about the Hughes Memorial Foundation history.

Hughes Memorial Scholarship Awards

The Hughes Memorial Foundation is pleased to announce that it awarded 73 college scholarships for the 2016-2017 year. Out of 73 awards, 37 were renewal scholarships and 36 were new awards. In total, the foundation awarded over $155,000 for new and continuing students.

Contact Info

Hughes Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 10400
223 Riverview Drive, Ste. I
Danville, VA 24543
P: 434-799-2412
F: 434-799-3089

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