Christmas Tree




November 16 – 20, 2022

Virginia Elks Lodge No. 1003

218 5th Avenue North


Hosted by:

The Virginia Community Foundation

Essentia Health Virginia Regional Foundation

Laurentian Chamber of Commerce

ReVive Virginia!


Tickets to the Designer Handbag BINGO Events on November 17th and 18th have SOLD OUT!

To learn more about this beloved community event visit the FESTIVAL OF TREES VIRGINIA, MN at


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December 2021
The Virginia Community Foundation's new Executive Director sent a letter in place of a Newsletter. Unforeseen events and Covid-19 created an environment ready for change. In anticipation of a new format for the Foundation webpage and newsletter, contact with our many supporters will be in letter form until the end of 2022.
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Summer 2018
Restoring Olcott Park.
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Summer 2016
Lou’s Closet Fund grows to meet new needs in our schools.
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Winter 2015
Need Filled by Anonymous Donor
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Summer 2012
Mural Committee Marches On!
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Summer 2011
This is a time of positive change for the Foundation! Click here to read about a new fund, new staff, and see our 2011 grant recipients.
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Fall/Winter 2010
P & H MinePro Services Donation to Fund for the Arts, Linda Niskanen’s Farewell, Veteran’s Mural Update
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Spring/Summer 2010
Share our vision
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