You Can Help!

Make a secure gift to CARES today!

$100 pays for four low-income community members to access the CARES Food Pantry

$50 pays for one night of shelter for a mother and her child

$25 pays for a child's health and wellness assessment


You can give to CARES through your workplace giving campaign!  Here are the numbers you need to know in order to choose CARES as your charity of choice.

United Way of Greater Richmond/Petersburg:  2690
Combined Federal Campaign (CFC):  63109
Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign (CVC):  3438
United Way of Hopewell-Prince George:  H125
Local Governments and Schools:  7310

Did you know your gift could be doubled, tripled or even quadrupled?  Check to see if your employer might offer a Matching Gift program.  Click here to see if your employer will match your donation.  Here are some of the area employers who offer matching gifts:

Capital One                      Sun Trust                      Dominion Virginia Power
CarMax                             Verizon                          Wells Fargo
Altria Group                    Walmart                        Bank of America

CARES has Virginia Neighborhood Assistance Program tax credits. Tax credits are based on 40% of the donation value. To qualify, individuals must donate at least $500 between January and June or July and December. Business must donate at least $1,000. Business donations may be cash, merchandise, professional services, etc. To qualify, the donation must be made directly to CARES.

We also appreciate any other monetary donation you might want to make to help fill the many needs of the shelter. Please contact us at 804-861-0865 to discuss your donation options!