RICHMOND REGION TOURISM FOUNDATION

Mission Statement

The Richmond Region Tourism Foundation’s mission is to advance the impact and benefit of tourism on the Richmond Region by supporting and investing in local education, diversity and inclusion and sports tourism programs.

The Richmond Region Tourism Foundation is a 501(c)(3) entity organized to advance the impact and benefit of tourism on the Richmond Region by supporting and investing in local education, diversity and inclusion and sports tourism programs. Through the Foundation, we are able to award four annual scholarships. The four $1,000 scholarships are awarded at the Awards and Annual Meeting and is made possible through proceeds from the event. 

Financial support for the Foundation comes from the Foundation's Awards and Annual Meeting , as well as individual and corporate contributions and gifts. To make a tax-deductible donation to Richmond Region Tourism's Foundation use the link below. For questions please contact Tamera Wilkins Harris at tharris@VisitRichmondVa.com or (804) 783-7410.

Congratulations to our 2020 Scholarship winners
School: Virginia State University, Department of Hospitality Management

Frehiwot Bentz
Mykal Childs
Janaé Christopher
Kyra Pazant