Current Finalists – Vote By 12/23/22
ACCESS College Foundation
The ACCESS College Foundation is a privately funded, nonprofit organization with a unique continuum of college access/success services. ACCESS provides low-income students in Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach and Suffolk with educational pathways leading to certification or college degree attainment and career opportunities. Through advising, scholarships, testing fee payments, and college tours – all offered free of charge – ACCESS is turning educational dreams into reality…
Learn more at accesscollege.org/
Roc Solid Foundation
Roc Solid Foundation is a local non-profit that builds hope for kids fighting pediatric cancer. Roc Solid provides Ready Bags to families shortly after diagnosis which contain essential items for unexpected hospital stays. What Roc Solid is best known for is surprising these kiddos with their very own backyard playset, giving them a safe, germ-free place to do what kids do best…PLAY! The playset becomes an escape from their daily treatments where cancer is the last thing on their minds.
Learn more at rocsolidfoundation.org
Coastal Authority Care Foundation
Coastal Authority Care Foundation is a 501C(3) veterans non-profit that provides grants to treat veterans locally that are suffering from the effects of PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) to prevent suicide and heal families.
Learn more at cacarefoundation.org