What We Do

The Community Foundation works with local residents, non-profits, as well as public and private organizations to facilitate philanthropy and improve the quality of life in our area.

Latest News

Local nonprofit leaders talk about their impact

On September 26, the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation invited four nonprofit leaders to talk to donors about their work and its impact. Their wide-ranging conversation, moderated by Katie Kling, the Foundation’s Donor Engagement Manager, suggests how varied and critical is the work of local nonprofits. Read more.


Hiring: Financial Controller

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is seeking an experienced, detail-oriented Financial Controller to join our small but growing team. Read more.


Hiring: Data and Technology Manager

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is seeking an experienced Data and Technology Manager to join our small but growing team. Read more.


Join the Foundation Team

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is seeking an experienced, creative, and passionate Programs Manager to join our small but growing team. Read more.


Brendan Wolfe named Communications Manager

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce Brendan Wolfe as its new Marketing and Communications Manager. Wolfe, who started work on July 22, has been charged with advancing the Foundation’s mission and message to audiences in the Charlottesville area. Read more.


The Community Foundation Invests to Strengthen Systems in Our Region

The County of Albemarle and The Montpelier Foundation have been awarded the Community Foundation’s 2019 Strengthening Systems grants. Both grants will support creative approaches to how our community engages with our region's history. Read more about the grants.


Our Equity Journey: A Letter from the Foundation President

Learn more about about our equity journey and what it means for the Foundation and the communities we serve. Read letter from Brennan Gould, President and CEO.


UVA Health System, Community Foundation to Offer More Than $1 Million in Community Health Grants

Through a partnership between the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation and UVA Health System, Central Virginia nonprofits can apply for grants to support community health initiatives. Over the next five years, $250,000 is available annually for initiatives seeking to improve health outcomes identified in the MAPP2Health Community Health Improvement Plan. Read more about this partnership.


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Contact & Connect

PO Box 1767 | 114 4th Street SE | Charlottesville, VA | 22902

Phone: 434.296.1024    email: 

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