Donations by individuals and family foundations

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Donor Location Donation recipient Donation amount
Heywood and Cynthia Fralin and the Horace G. Fralin Charitable Trust Roanoke Virginia Tech $50,000,000
The Batten Foundation and Jane Batten 1 Norfolk University of Virginia 30,000,000
Abigail Spangler Virginia Potomac School 12,000,000
William and Sandra Davis Blacksburg Radford University 8,000,000
The Late Cyril and Margaret Motley Chesterfield The Virginia Home 6,000,000
Joe and Mary Wilson Fredericksburg Mary Washington Hospital Foundation 5,000,000
C. Kenneth Wright Richmond Virginia War Memorial Foundation 5,000,000
Joe and Bobby May Leesburg Virginia Tech 5,000,000
Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation Arlington George Mason University 5,000,000
Leah and Richard Waitzer Foundation (The Late Richard Waitzer and Leah Waitzer) Norfolk Eastern Virginia Medical School 4,000,000
Barry Kornblau Glen Allen Old Dominion University 3,000,000
H. William Coogan Jr. and Theresa Kost Riddle 2 Manakin-Sabot University of Virginia 3,000,000
Barbara J. Fried 2 Crozet University of Virginia 3,000,000
C. Kenneth Wright 3 Richmond Virginia Commonwealth University 3,000,000
Hunter Smith Family Foundation (Hunter J. Smith) Charlottesville University of Virginia's College at Wise 2,500,000
The Richard and Leslie Gilliam Foundation Charlottesville James Madison University 2,222,480
William L. Pannill Martinsville Hampden-Sydney College 2,000,000
The Late Gladys C. "Hap" Hill Winchester Shenandoah University 1,700,000
Dorothy Batten Charlottesville Piedmont Virginia Community College 1,350,000
Richard and Carolyn Barry Suffolk Old Dominion University 1,300,000
Marsha Hudgins Hampton Old Dominion University 1,200,000
Barbara E. Bryant 4 Arlington Virginia Commonwealth University 1,000,000
Joyce and Richard Johnson 4 Richmond Virginia Commonwealth University 1,000,000
Dr. Carol R. Angle 4 Charlottesville University of Virginia 1,000,000
The Estate of Mariska P. Marker 4 Alexandria University of Virginia 1,000,000
Anthony F. Markel 4 Manakin-Sabot University of Virginia 1,000,000
T. Edmund Beck Jr. and Ann M. Beck 4 Glasgow University of Virginia 1,000,000
The Estate of Lawrence Davis Jr. 4 Williamsburg University of Virginia 1,000,000
Marcia and Marvin Gilliam Jr. Foundation 4 Bristol University of Virginia 1,000,000
Charles F. Holden III and Carole Holden 4 Hot Springs University of Virginia 1,000,000
Lemuel Ethan Lewis and Sandra W. Lewis 4 Suffolk University of Virginia 1,000,000
The Kington Foundation 4 Alexandria University of Virginia 1,000,000
Harold Protsman Norfolk Old Dominion University 600,000
Del Karlsen Virginia Beach Old Dominion University 525,000
Steve C. and Debbie Smith Abingdon James Madison University 500,080
Marcia & Marvin Gilliam Jr. Foundation (Marcia and Marvin Gilliam) Abingdon U.Va.-Wise 375,000
Katherine I. Lantz 5 Irvington Virginia Commonwealth University 250,000
Linden T. Bell 5 Irvington Virginia Commonwealth University 250,000
Kathleen and Page Hughes 5 Center Cross Virginia Commonwealth University 250,000
Ernest R. Sanders 5 Richmond Virginia Commonwealth University 250,000
David Litchfield 5 Bruington Virginia Commonwealth University 250,000
Columbus Phipps Foundation (Paul Buchanan) Clintwood U.Va.-Wise 228,500
Nick England Memorial Scholarship Foundation (Robert and Jennifer England) Wise U.Va.-Wise 101,000
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund (Robert and Jeannie Stallard) Abingdon U.Va.-Wise 100,250
William W. Berry Richmond VMI Foundation 100,000
Napoleon Hill Foundation (Don Green) Wise U.Va.-Wise 100,000

1 $30 million+  
2 $3 million to $5 million  
3 $3 million+  
4 $1 million to $3 million  
5 $250,000 to $999,000

Sources: Websites, news releases/reports, Virginia Business survey

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