Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign

Give Local, Give Hope

Making a Difference Through CVC
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Where to drop off red envelopes:      University Hospital, Cafeteria, Wahoo West Cafe, McKim Hall Mail Room or the Claude Moore Library Lobby 

The people of UVA Health System believe in tomorrow.That’s why we constantly strive to push the envelope of healthcare and why each year we increase our contribution to the CVC campaign.

It is this sense of purpose and generosity that brings immeasurable benefit to our neighbors. These gifts of kindness – no matter how large or small – bring hope to those in need.

Below are some examples of great local charities serving the communities where we live, work, and play. Click here for a complete listing of charities.

Blue Ridge Area Food Bank


(also known as Thomas Jefferson Area Food Bank)

CVC code 3608


Fights hunger by gathering donated/purchased foods and distributing them through community agencies.

Hospice of the Piedmont

CVC code 3726

Specializes in the care of terminally ill patients and their loved ones, regardless of their ability to pay.

Children's Miracle Network
CVC code 0435

Local pledges come directly to the UVA Children's Hospital in support of research, teaching, equipment and payment for uncompensated care to save and improve the lives of children.

CVC code 3007

Promotes children's literacy, school readiness, and school success. Soho is giving away 150,000 quality children's books in Central Virginia and statewide to Head Start classrooms, Boys & Girls Clubs and public schools as wells as to our own UVA Children's Hospital.

Caring For Creatures
CVC code 3435

Is a no-kill facility that rehabilitates and re-homes abandoned, neglected or abused animals in five counties around Charlottesville. We provide assistance to the humans behind the animals via phone and email correspondence to over 4,000 inquires per year.

Other local animal charities that assure animals are treated in a humane manner

  • Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA 
            CVC Code 3050
  • Fluvanna SPCA
            CVC Code 3011