Get to Know Us
Founded in 2002, the RZF is a small family foundation whose giving reflects the diverse interests of its members. Despite our wide-ranging donations, however, we remain united in our commitment to ameliorating suffering and correcting inequity of all varieties in Virginia and beyond. Learn more about RZF.
Our Natural Environment.
From organic, local, non-genetically engineered agriculture, to local and state parks, and wildlife conservation
The Most Vulnerable.
From support for abuse victims and grieving children and their families, to disaster relief, and animal welfare
From support for the elderly, mentally ill, and underprivileged youth, to housing and entrepreneurship for the poor
At the heart of our philosophy are the goals to Preserve, Protect & Promote.
The Mission of the RZ Foundation
The RZ Foundation (RZF) is a family-run charitable organization committed to ameliorating suffering, protecting natural resources, and correcting inequity of all varieties. We believe that everyone should have access to clean water, air, and energy, a safe place to live, wholesome food, and quality physical and mental health care. We further hold that all people deserve a life beyond subsistence, enriched by restorative recreation and access to reliable information.
Should I apply for a grant from the RZ?
Is your 501-(c)(3) nonprofit a good fit for the RZ? Read our mission statement to get a better idea of our values and the types of organizations we partner with or take a few minutes to complete this suitability questionnaire.
RZ Foundation is involved in the community in Northern Virginia, accross the country and around the world.