Woodlawn Academy Sale Proceeds go to Scholarship Program

Danville, VA - The proceeds from the recent sale of the former Woodlawn Academy in Danville will go to a scholarship program.The $125,000 will fund the endowed Woodlawn Academy Scholarship. Starting in the 2015-16 school year, a{}$5,000 schollarship will be awarded to a Danville-Pittsylvania County graduate.{}"We look forward to help deserving students for generations to come," said Executive Director Debra Dodson.Former Woodlawn Academy students and supporters are encouraged to add to the Woodlawn Academy Scholarship Fund. Donations may be made at The Community Foundation and online at

All checks should be made payable to the Community Foundation of the Dan River Region, c/o Woodlawn Academy Scholarship, 541 Loyal Street, Danville, VA 24541.

For more information, call 434-793.0884.