One of the many ways you can give back to your community is through charitable giving. No matter how large or small your gift, you can make a difference!

We hope you have found this website useful, as it offers insight into the personality and purpose behind more than 500 local nonprofit organizations. Undoubtedly, you will find one (or more) that matches your personal interests.


How do I make a gift to a local nonprofit by credit card?

1. First, click here to search for a nonprofit by name or category.

2. Select the nonprofit you wish to support and click on the Donate Now button.

3. Fill in the required information and then click submit.

4. You will receive an automatic tax receipt via email.


How do I make a grant from my donor advised fund?

If you have a donor advised fund at The Community Foundation and you would like to make a grant recommendation from your fund, please click here.

If you are interested in learning how to establish a fund at The Community Foundation, please click here or contact Amy Singleton at (804) 330-7400.


How do I make an in-kind donation to a local nonprofit?

Do you have old things that are just taking up space? A used car, office equipment, musical instruments, blankets? Consider making an in-kind donation to one or more nonprofits that can put your old items to good use. Check out the Item Exchange at ConnectVA to find out what local nonprofits say they need.