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About Sterling Foundation

Founded in June of 1989, the Sterling Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to the town and citizens of Sterling, Virginia. Our Mission is to promote community engagement and beautify our surroundings, while Our Vision is to create a vibrant and inclusive community for all. Guided by Our Values of Community Engagement, Environmental Stewardship, Cultural Preservation, Beautification, and Inclusivity, we work tirelessly with our network of volunteers to beautify our surroundings, engage with our neighbors, and foster a welcoming and inclusive community. Our Leadership Team, composed of dedicated individuals, provides strategic direction and oversight to our initiatives. You can Contact Us a variety of ways. Plus, we hold Monthly Meetings to discuss progress, plan future projects, and gather community input.

Whether you were born here or have chosen to live here, we hope you'll feel like Sterling is your hometown.

Our Mission

Our mission is to protect Sterling's identity by promoting community engagement and beautifying our surroundings.

We invite all who call Sterling home, whether by birth or by choice, to join us in fostering a welcoming and inclusive community where everyone feels at home.

Our Vision

Our vision is for Sterling, Virginia, to be a vibrant and inclusive community, recognized for its strong identity, rich traditions, and beautiful environment. 

 

We envision a town where neighbors actively engage with one another, where the natural beauty is preserved and enhanced, and where everyone feels a sense of pride and belonging.

 

Through our efforts, we aspire to make Sterling a place where people choose to live, work, and visit, and where the community thrives for generations to come.

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Our Values

Beautification

Environmental Stewardship

Community Engagement

Inclusivity

Cultural Preservation

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Beautification:

We believe that a beautiful environment enhances quality of life and fosters community pride. By maintaining and enhancing our surroundings, we create a more attractive and livable community for all.

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Environmental Stewardship:

We are committed to preserving and enhancing the natural beauty of Sterling. Through responsible management and conservation efforts, we strive to protect our environment for future generations.

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Community Engagement:

We believe in actively involving residents, businesses, and organizations in shaping the future of Sterling. By fostering open communication and collaboration, we create a strong sense of community ownership and pride.

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Inclusivity?

We believe that everyone, regardless of background or circumstance, should feel welcome and valued in Sterling. We strive to create a community where all voices are heard and respected.

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Cultural Preservation:

We value Sterling's rich cultural heritage and traditions. By celebrating diversity and promoting cultural exchange, we enrich the fabric of our community and strengthen our identity.

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Our Leadership Team

The Sterling Foundation's leadership team is a dedicated group of community leaders who volunteer their time and expertise to guide the foundation in fulfilling its mission and vision for the town of Sterling, Virginia.

Board Officers

Cheryl Villalobos
CHAIR

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Norida Torriente
VICE CHAIR

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Nancy Gallagher
SECRETARY

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Robert Latham
TREASURER

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Board of Directors

Mike Emmart   |   Nancy Gallagher​   |   Kathy Hetrick   |   Brad Jefferson   |   Genny Johnson   |   Jack Kuhn   |   Robert Latham

Lisa McKenzie   |   John Shortess   |   Nicole Slazinski   |   Jason Testerman   |   Norida Torriente   |   Cheryl Villalobos 

Contact Us !

For general inquiries or to reach specific departments, please email us.

Connect with us on social media for updates and news.

Sterling Foundation:

General Information: 

Info@SterlingFoundation.org

Foundation Board of Directors:
Board@SterlingFoundation.org


Foundation Chair: 

Chair@SterlingFoundation.org

Stream Clean Up:

Stream@SterlingFoundation.org
 

Car Show:

Carshow@SterlingFoundation.org

SterlingFest:

SterlingFest Chair:

Chair@SterlingFest.org

SterlingFest Vendor Chair:

Vendors@SterlingFest.org


SterlingFest Sponsor Chair: Sponsorship@SterlingFest.org

Postal Mail:

The Sterling Foundation Inc.

P.O. Box 1036

Sterling, VA 20167

Website Administration:

Administration:
Webmaster@SterlingFoundation.org

The Web Team:

WebAdmin@SterlingFoundation.org

Social Media:

Facebook

www.facebook.com/SterlingFoundationVA​www.facebook.com/SterlingFestVA

Instagram

Instagram.com/SterlingFoundationVA

Carshow: Instagram.com/SterlingFdnCarShow

TikTok

www.TikTok.com/@SterlingFoundation

Contact Form

Thanks for contacting us!

Monthly Meetings

Get involved! Join us on the 2nd Tuesday of each month for our public Sterling Foundation meetings.

 

Sterling Community Center
120 Enterprise Street 
Sterling, VA, 20164 (Directions)

2nd Tuesday of the Month


7:00pm - 9:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room

We hope to see you soon!

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