Show Your Support Through Contributions

Help us
change lives

We will make every dollar you give count and ensure that your support is reaching the right hands!

What your donation will do

Resource Partnerships

Stability education

Partnerships to educate our community on overcoming homelessness.

Awareness & Stability

Mental health Awareness

Support from our mental health advisors, healthcare professionals, and church leaders.

Food & Donations

Feed the homeless

Your donations give the ability to provide food to the homeless population in the Charlottesville community.

Children's Programs

Summer Camp Program

Donations enable CAYA to provide a wholesome summer camp experience to disadvantaged children. 

Drives & Events

Community Events

CAYA holds community drives and events for special occasions such as back-to-school and Christmas.


This form should only be used if you would like us to contact you to make a payment over the phone. Otherwise, please use the Make A Donation button at the top of our website.

Thank you for your support!


CAYA is committed to ensuring that contributions given to a specific program, initiative, or disaster are used for that intended purpose. If donations exceed the need, the donation may be allocated to other disaster recovery efforts or projects that help CAYA fulfill its mission to transform lives by providing hope, dignity, and a sense of renewed possibility to individuals, families, and communities impacted by homelessness or other challenging life circumstances.

Yes, donors are provided with donation receipts for tax purposes.

If you’re located in the US, your donation is tax-deductible. For international donations, please see your specific country’s tax code to see if your donation is tax-deductible lease see your specific country’s tax code for international donations, CAYA is a registered US 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit (EIN/Tax ID: 85-0983247).

If you would like to see your gift in action or have any other questions,
please contact us at 434-825-9100 or [email protected]

In-kind donations

We appreciate support and donations of all kinds

If Come As You Are Cville (CAYA) has helped you, your family, or your friends, and you believe as we do that CAYA is an essential disaster relief provider for the homeless and less fortunate, providing a donation will help us continue. CAYA’s commitment to providing educational and support services for members and raising awareness about homelessness throughout the Central Virginia region is paramount.

Your donation will help Come As You Are Cville continue to support the community through its services and ongoing education and awareness programs. 

To find out more information about in-kind donations please contact us at 434-825-9100, [email protected]

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