Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign (CVC)

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The 2023 campaign season is now over. The 2024 campaign will run from October 1, 2024 until December 31, 2024. More information to follow.

 CVC is the only annual workplace giving program for the Commonwealth’s workforce and provides employees with a selection of approximately 700+ carefully screened charities you can support.

Did you know that all monetary donations donated through the CVC are 100% tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law?

Learn more about CVC!

Why give to the CVC?

  • All charities participating in the CVC have been pre-screened to ensure that they are fiscally sound and that they perform the services stated.
  • Payroll deduction allows you to budget your contribution throughout the year through regular automated giving. Payroll deductions made during the 2023 campaign will begin in January 2024 and end in December 2024.
  • The CVC operates for and by state employees under the Executive Order of the Governor.
  • There are many opportunities to give. The CVC accepts credit card or payroll deduction.

How to give:

VCU University employees

Make a pledge online

When making a pledge online, for Agency Name, use: VCU - Virginia Commonwealth University - 236. For Employee Identification Number please use your V#. For more information, please contact Cindi Phares, VCU Manager for Employee Recognition and Well-being at

VCU Health team members

Make a pledge online

When making a pledge online, for Agency Name, use: VCU Health - 206. For Employee Identification Number please use your Workday ID number. For more information, please contact Mary White, VCU Health HR Business Partner at

Additional CVC information 

CVC offers a charity directory search tool.  If you have given directly to a CVC participating charity during the campaign and wish to report it, please contact your CVC Agency Coordinator (listed above). 

Follow CVC on social media: Twitter and Facebook

Participating VCU charities

Center for Human-Animal Interaction VCU (code 200018) 

The Center for Human-Animal Interaction enhances health and well-being through Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) and pet visitation. The volunteer Dogs On Call therapy teams provide comfort and warmth to patients, families and staff at VCU Health. Dogs on Call teams also provide much-needed stress relief to students during exams and increase therapy dog awareness in the surrounding community. 

Children's Hospital Foundation (code 200083)

Children's Hospital Foundation is dedicated to funding and advocating for pediatric initiatives that improve the status of health care and the quality of life for children in our region. The Foundation provides support for the programs and initiatives of Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU and the children it serves each year, as well as other pediatric health care programs in the community.

Massey Cancer Center (code 200094) 

VCU Massey Comprehensive Cancer Center is leading and shaping the nation's fight against cancer. With innovative research and cutting-edge, compassionate patient care, Massey is relentless in the pursuit of eradicating death and suffering caused by cancer..