• As we close the celebration of 75 years of Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc., we express gratitude… for the legacy of strength, for the devotion of the Hokie Nation, for the opportunity to grow an everlasting resource. Your VTF team is inspired to reach new heights of performance in serving the Virginia Tech family. We thank you.

    Read the 75th Anniversary Book at https://vtf.org/75.

  • The Virginia Tech Foundation Executive Committee will consider the annual budget for WVTF Public Radio and RADIO IQ at its meeting on Friday, June 23. The meeting is open to the public and will begin at 11 a.m. Attendees are welcome to participate in person at the Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center, or remotely via Zoom. To participate, attendees must register at https://vtf.org/register/wvtf.

    Services of Virginia Tech, WVTF Public Radio, and RADIO IQ are listener-supported National Public Radio member stations. They broadcast locally and nationally produced classical and jazz music programs, NPR and BBC news shows, and locally produced news and other cultural and entertainment programs. The stations cover central, southwest, and southern Virginia, as well as parts of North Carolina and West Virginia. For a complete listing of signals, visit WVTF online at https://www.wvtf.org/.

  • Rafael Davalos and Elizabeth McClanahan both earned the Ruby Award, which “recognizes an outstanding member who has proven to be a brilliant and valuable asset to the Roanoke-Blacksburg region.” Davalos is an endowed professor of biomedical engineering in the Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Science and was the lead inventor at CytoRecovery. McClanahan is a former Virginia Supreme Court justice who now is CEO of the Virginia Tech Foundation.

    Established in 1998, the Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council is a membership association that promotes the Roanoke and Blacksburg technology community.


  • The foundation accounting department has released its fiscal 2023 year-end closing schedule. The year-end closing dates for deposits, disbursements, establishing new funds, and corrections to foundation funds are provided on the downloadable schedule. We ask that all departments put in their requests early to allow ample time for processing.

  • A collaboration between the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, the Center for Economic and Community Engagement, private industry, and several community partners is helping Hampton Roads meet its growing energy needs while also serving as a key initiative in the drive to expand energy sources across Virginia. Read the full article for details.