Help VCU meet the COVID-19 challenge

During this worldwide crisis, Virginia Commonwealth University is focused on providing the best services to our patients and students.

As Central Virginia’s COVID response team, our researchers and caregivers are working around-the-clock to provide resources and care to fight this pandemic. Meanwhile, our faculty and students have transitioned to a completely online teaching and learning environment, which provides its own set of challenges.

Help VCU respond to the unique challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic by supporting one of two new funds, the VCU Health COVID-19 Response Fund and the VCU Student Life and Learning Fund. Your gift meets the challenges set by other donors:

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Fight the pandemic

With a gift to the VCU Health COVID-19 Response Fund, you support patients, research and medical staff. Your gift funds clinical trials and the development of new treatments, which will help bring this pandemic to an end more quickly.Give now

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Support VCU students

With a gift to the VCU Student Life and Learning Fund, you provide critical resources to students struggling to finish their semester during the pandemic. Your gift helps jobless students make ends meet, purchase critical supplies and more.Give now

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Resources for you

Community assistance

The Central Virginia COVID-19 Response Fund has been established at the Community Foundation. The fund provides flexible support for community-based organizations serving the most vulnerable in our community, and those facing hardship because of reduced revenue. Grants will be awarded on a rolling basis to nonprofit organizations only.

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