Event Based Fundraising

VTF events raise funds that allow us to award individual scholarships and grants to community groups. We support organizations that promote economic progress, educational development, physical/mental health wellness, and social change.

If your organization is interested in receiving a grant to further such endeavors, send an email to:


Event based fundraising has allowed VTF to make donations/award grants to the following community based organizations:

  • Abbott House
  • G.O.O.D. for Girls
  • Jewish World Watch (Solar Cookers Project)
  • The Lustgarten Foundation
  • Mount Vernon Day Care Center
  • National Museum of African American History & Culture
  • Operations Crossroads
  • People to People Ambassador Program
  • Pro Bono Partnership
  • Voices of African Mothers
  • Theodore D. Young Community Center
  • Unicef/US Aid Relief (Philippines Hurricane Relief)
  • Westchester Martin Luther King Institute for Non-Violence
  • Mount Vernon Arts Magnet Band