The E. C. Glass Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization, formed in 2003 for the purpose of sustaining and further developing the rich scholastic tradition of E.C. Glass High School as a nationally recognized high school of excellence, through the development and maintenance of highly qualified faculty and resources, thereby enhancing and enriching the educational opportunities of its students.


Our Mission

The mission of the E.C. Glass Foundation:

To Support the Tradition of Excellence at E. C. Glass High School

The Foundation seeks to:

  • Fund numerous innovative educational programs and teacher grants designed to enhance the overall educational experience of E.C. Glass students.
  • Fund opportunities to attract / retain qualified teachers.
  • Further distinguish E.C. Glass High School as a school of excellence and maintain its competitive edge among public and private high schools, an important objective in the college admissions process.
  • Continue preparing E.C. Glass graduates for acceptance into colleges, universities and institutions of higher learning across the nation.
  • Attract business and industry to Lynchburg, thereby strengthening the overall quality of education in the Lynchburg City School system.
  • Promote E.C. Glass as a catalyst for increasing hometown pride and the marketability of Lynchburg as a home for business.