Axton Solar Community Giving Program


Funds will be awarded quarterly in February, May, August, and November.

Application deadlines for each quarter are as follows: February 15, May 15, August 15, and November 15.

Applications submitted that do not get awarded may resubmit for consideration the following quarter. All applicants are able to request funds as often as needed.

The winners and awarded amounts will be chosen at the discretion of Vesper Energy staff.

Applicant Criteria:

The nonprofit organization must be based in either Henry or Pittsylvania County or serve the people of either Henry or Pittsylvania County.

The nonprofit organization’s intent must benefit the people or institution of Henry or Pittsylvania County.

Any awarded funds must be used exclusively in support of programs, efforts, or events directly related to Henry or Pittsylvania County.

The nonprofit organization must be a registered entity with Virginia and provide proof of a W9 tax form.

To apply please send an email with the application information and related documents to

  • Name:

  • Email:

  • Phone Number:

  • Nonprofit Organization Name:

  • Nonprofit Organization Address:

  • Required Materials and Questions:

    • What is your group or nonprofit organization’s mission?

    • What is the project to be funded and how will it benefit the community?

    • Who are the immediate recipients of the funds, and what are their positions in this nonprofit organization?

    • What dollar amount are you requesting to support this project?

    • List of board members and roles

    • Completed W9 for the nonprofit organization