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Community Grants

OCA-CVC established the Chinese Community Grants to help fund organizations and individuals from the greater Richmond area for activities that preserve and promote Chinese culture and support OCA-CVC’s mission.


The window to apply for an OCA-CVC community grant is now open and we invite eligible organizations to apply. Please note:

  • Deadline to receive your application is Wednesday, April 18, 2019
  • Representative completing the application on behalf of the organization must be a current OCA-CVC member through June 30th, 2019.

Please click and review the grant guidelines carefully before applying.


The Community Grant Committee received and evaluated twelve applications for fiscal year 2018. The OCA-CVC board approved granting the $3,050 budgeted community fund to all eleven applicants:

  • Central VA Chinese School - West End
  • Richmond Chinese School
  • Pacific Arts Troupe 
  • J R Tucker Chinese Club 
  • United Community Group, 
  • Richmond Chinese Folk Dance Group 
  • Red Silk Performing Arts 
  • Red Flag. 
  • Dream Creek 
  • Chinese Wind Performing Arts 
  • Chinese choirand Dance