Category: News

Meet the Board – Lt. Col. John Hales

Meet the Board – Lt. Col. John Hales

Lt. Col. (Ret.) John Hales Board of Directors member John Hales is a retired Lieutenant Colonel with the United States Marine Corps. He has been a member of the Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation board since its inception. John lived across the street from Joel & Jennifer Griffin, and his wife was a teacher’s assistant in Gwyneth’s […]

Meet the Board – Rhonda Fried

Meet the Board – Rhonda Fried

Mrs. Rhonda Cary Fried Mrs. Rhonda Cary Fried is a motivated volunteer and philanthropist for the larger community of Fredericksburg, Virginia. Rhonda has been a member of the Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation Board since 2021. She says she joined the board to maximize her community impact and support a cause whose mission aligns with her beliefs.  […]

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation: New Year, New Look, Matured Focus.

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation: New Year, New Look, Matured Focus.

As we embark on 2022, overcoming obstacles, challenging the odds, and fighting for our mission, we may look a bit different to you. Our maturity, growth, staff, and operational standards have changed to fit the virtues Gwyneth Griffin would have today as a 22-year-old woman, rather than as a young girl, when our foundation was […]

Cyber Safari Partners with Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation in Their Efforts to Save Lives

Cyber Safari Partners with Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation in Their Efforts to Save Lives cybersafari

Fredericksburg, VA: Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation today announced a new partnership with Arlington based defense company, Cyber Safari. This partnership will help advance Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation’s mission to train more community members on Hands-Only CPR and the use of an AED. “Hands-Only CPR performed by a bystander can double and sometimes triple the chances of survival […]

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation Acquires Fredericksburg Extension Community Grant

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation Acquires Fredericksburg Extension Community Grant

Fredericksburg, VA: Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation is once again a recipient of the Transurban’s Fredericksburg Extension Community Grant Program. This grant, awarded to organizations who implement projects that sustain, enhance, or protect residents, the community and/or environment along the Fred Ex corridor, will be applied to Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation’s programming. The Foundation currently manages four unique […]

Announcing the 2020 Giving Tuesday Campaign, Give with Heart

Announcing the 2020 Giving Tuesday Campaign, Give with Heart

Giving Tuesday is on December 1st, and today Gwyneth’s Gift is kicking off our campaign, Give with Heart, for this global day of unity and giving to raise awareness about our mission and to raise funds for our programs.  Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform […]

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation Receives REC Grant

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation Receives REC Grant

Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation recently received $9,240 from The Power of Change for 240 CPR-Anytime Kits. The Power of Change receives its funding from REC members who volunteer to have their electric bill rounded-up to the next highest whole dollar. If Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) provide your power, we ask that you consider supporting The Power […]