2021-2022 MPLF Recipients

The Marion Park Lewis Foundation awarded more than $166,000 to organizations and individuals this year.


More than $121,000 was awarded to individuals. Grant recipients are listed below by location.

Winchester, VA

Jacob Swartz

Maitreya Kelly

Amelia Newman

Clarke County, VA

Annie Martindale

Liam Harrison

Frederick County, VA

Jacob Routhier

Madison Lazenby

Jonah Burch

Amari Smith

Hope Baker

Cammi Sanders

Alyssa Boswell

Erica Haire

Elizabeth Grace McDonald

Warren County, VA

Teresa Shunk

Gillian Rydholm

Shenandoah County, VA

Lauren Derflinger

Sally Veach

Harrisonburg, VA

Anna Koubek

Noren Gelberg-Hagmaier

Nicholas Burzumato

Katherine Cummings

Ryan Boloix

Rockingham County, VA

Ethan Malcolm

Berkeley County, WV

Alexia Parker

Genesis Wilson

Savannah Sims

Jefferson County, WV

Meagan Fleming

Emmakate Franz

Kloe Walker

Emily Cobb


Grants of more than $45,000 were also awarded to local organizations which promote education in the arts. They are:

Arte Libre

Arts Chorale of Winchester

Barns of Rose Hill

Blue Ridge Singers

Contemporary American Theatre Festival

Independent School of Winchester

Inwood Dance Co.

Main Street Orchestra

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

Musselman Theatre

Project Write, Inc.

Rockingham Ballet Theatre

Shenandoah Arts Council

Shenandoah University

Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum

Valley Chorale of Front Royal