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A sampling of contributions of $25,000 or more made or announced to Virginia nonprofits in 2013.

Donor
Location
Donation recipient
Donation amount
Ferguson Enterprises 1           Newport News Christopher Newport University $12,000,000
Health Diagnostic Laboratory Richmond VCU Athletics 4,000,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. 1 Richmond VCU Athletics 3,000,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Communities in Schools 2,575,000
Wells Fargo & Co. 2 San Francisco; regional headquarters  in McLean United Way Worldwide 2,035,475
Altria Client Services Richmond University of Virginia 2,000,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Virginia Museum of Transportation 1,500,000
Advance Auto Parts Roanoke Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 1,200,000
Valley Proteins Winchester Virginia Foundation for Community College Education 1,050,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Isle of Wight Academy 1,000,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean United Negro College Fund Inc. 1,000,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Altria Companies Employee Community Fund 1,000,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Smithfield Recreation Association 1,000,000
L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. Reston Virginia Tech 940,500
Altria Group Inc. and Altria Client Services Richmond Virginia Tech 775,710
Altria Group Inc. Richmond VCU 733,506
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Partnership for Nonprofit Excellence/Hands On Greater Richmond 631,700
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond VCU 586,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Science Museum of Virginia 535,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Town of Smithfield 521,647
Markel Corp. 3 Glen Allen VCU 500,000
NewMarket Foundation 3 Richmond VCU 500,000
Universal Leaf Foundation 3 Richmond VCU 500,000
Delta Dental of Virginia Foundation 1 Roanoke The VCU School of Dentistry 500,000
Mid-Atlantic ElderCare PLLC 1 Woodlawn Kissito Healthcare Inc. 500,000
The NewMarket Foundation 3 Richmond VCU 500,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Richmond 2015 500,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia 500,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk ACCESS Scholarship Foundation 500,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond University of Richmond 462,200
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Venture Richmond 420,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond United Service Organizations 408,700
ExploreLearning Charlottesville George Mason University 386,716
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Virginia Tech 318,041
Verizon Communications New York National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 317,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Foundation 300,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Virginia Union University 300,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Foundation 300,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Higher Achievement Program 261,000
Alpha Services Abingdon Virginia Tech 257,687
Verizon Communications 2 New York Technology Student Association 255,580
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Feeding American Southwest Virginia 252,000
TowneBank Portsmouth American Revolution Museum at Yorktown 250,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Richmond 2015 250,000
Delta Dental of Virginia Foundation Roanoke Virginia Tech 250,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond Richmond Local Initiatives Support Corp. 250,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg 250,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Richmond 2015 250,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Science Museum of Virginia 250,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond University of Virginia Darden School Foundation 250,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia 250,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation 250,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Virginia Historical Society 250,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk United Way of South Hampton Roads 234,000
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Virginia Richmond American Heart Association 213,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean United Way Worldwide 212,341
Verizon Communications 2 New York American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund 206,291
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Virginia Richmond Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) 203,000
Northrop Grumman Corp. Falls Church George Mason University Foundation Inc. 200,000
Bank of America Charlotte, N.C.; 
locations in Virginia
Homeward 200,000
Capital One McLean FeedMore 200,000
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Virginia Richmond St. Mary's Health Wagon 200,000
TowneBank Portsmouth An Achievable Dream Inc. 200,000
Dominion Resources Richmond United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg 200,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Metropolitan Richmond Sportsbackers 200,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield An Achievable Dream Inc. 200,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Library of Virginia Foundation 185,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk United Way of Roanoke Valley 184,370
Northrop Grumman Corp. 2 Falls Church USO of Metropolitan Washington 175,000
Dyncorp International McLean USO of Metropolitan Washington 160,500
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Virginia Richmond Oasis Institute 156,000
TowneBank Portsmouth EVMS Foundation 155,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Amazement Square 150,000
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Virginia Richmond SportsBackers 150,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar 150,000
Northrop Grumman Corp. Falls Church Ethics Resource Center 150,000
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Virginia Richmond March of Dimes 148,000
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Fairfax County Public Schools 136,285
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia Foundation for Community College Education 135,000
immixGroup Inc. McLean immixGroup Foundation 131,950
"Wells Fargo Bank and the Wells Fargo Foundation" Minneapolis, Minn. (with Va. locations) Virginia Tech 130,000
Medarva Healthcare Foundation Richmond Prevent Blindness Mid-Atlantic 126,750
Rolls-Royce North America Reston The Army Historical Foundation 125,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Elizabeth River Project 125,000
DuPont Teijin Films Chester Virginia Tech 120,000
Dyncorp International McLean Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors 117,937
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean United Way - Richmond 115,000
Dominion Resources Richmond United Way of South Hampton Roads 114,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Virginia Beach Community Development Corp. 113,500
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Paul D. Camp Community College 110,000
Newport News Shipbuilding Newport News Virginia Tech 102,301
MeadWestvaco Corp. Covington Virginia Tech 101,000
Advance Auto Parts Inc. Roanoke Virginia Museum of Transportation 100,000
Commonwealth Laminating & Coating Martinsville The New College Foundation 100,000
L.R. Hill Custom Builders Inc. 5 Virginia Beach EVMS 100,000
Universal Corp. Richmond VCU Massey Cancer Center 100,000
CarMax Richmond Children's Museum of Richmond 100,000
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Hampton University 100,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Marine Corps Heritage Foundation 100,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia Tech Foundation 100,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Venture Richmond 100,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Middle School Renaissance 2020 (MSR2020) 100,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Salvation Army Tidewater Area Command 100,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Hampton Roads Academy 100,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Venture Richmond 100,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Virginia Early Childhood Foundation 100,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Virginia Performing Arts Foundation 100,000
Dominion Resources Richmond St. Joseph's Villa 100,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Greater Richmond Chamber Foundation 100,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Middle School Renaissance 2020 (MSR2020) 100,000
Genworth Financial Inc.   Middle School Renaissance 2020 (MSR2020) 100,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Chrysler Museum of Art 100,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk EVMS 100,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Richmond 2015 100,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield The Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula 100,000
Verizon Communications New York UVA 100,000
Verizon Communications 2 New York Jobs for America's Graduates  Inc. 100,000
Verizon Communications New York USO Council of Metropolitian Washington 100,000
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake askHRgreen 99,150
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia Supportive Housing 95,000
CarMax Richmond Enrichmond Foundation 85,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond School of Performing Arts in the Richmond Community 80,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Children's Hospital of the King's Daugthers 80,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Christian Outreach Program 80,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Virginia Symphony 75,675
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Virignia Arts Festival 75,675
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Virginia Stage Company 75,675
TowneBank Portsmouth Old Dominion University 75,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia 75,000
Northrop Grumman Corp. Falls Church United Service Organizations Inc. 75,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) /JT Walk 72,300
TowneBank Portsmouth Hope House Foundation 70,000
TowneBank Portsmouth United Way 63,700
The Vision Council Alexandria Prevent Blindness Mid-Atlantic 60,000
Maximus Foundation Reston Fauquier Family Shelter 60,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia High School League 60,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance 60,000
TowneBank Portsmouth For Kids Inc. 60,000
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP Tysons Corner Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 56,500
TowneBank Portsmouth Virginia Arts Festival 55,000
Northrop Grumman Corp. Falls Church Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts 55,000
Dominion Resources Richmond Virginia Foundation for Community College Education 55,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Richmond Public Schools Education Foundation 50,500
AT&T Richmond location Hampton University 50,000
Freddie Mac Foundation McLean Virginia Foundation for Community College Education 50,000
Universal Corp. Richmond The Nature Conservancy 50,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges 50,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Commonwealth Public Broadcasting Corp. 50,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Executive Leadership Foundation 50,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia Council on Economic Education 50,000
Dyncorp International McLean Army Historical Foundation 50,000
Dyncorp International McLean Marine Corps Heritage Foundation 50,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Greater Richmond Aquatics Partnership 50,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond St. Christopher's School Foundation 50,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Portsmouth Museum Foundation 50,000
TowneBank Portsmouth Oasis Commission 50,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Communities in Schools- Richmond 50,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Richmond CenterStage 50,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Chesapeake Bay Foundation 50,000
Norfolk Southern Corp. Norfolk Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges 50,000
Ferguson Enterprises 6 Newport News Virginia Living Museum 50,000
Smithfield Foods Inc. Smithfield Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department 50,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean United Way - Norfolk 45,000
Venable LLP Tysons Corner Arlington Free Clinic 40,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia's Gateway Region 40,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Virginia Early Childhood Foundation 40,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond FeedMore 40,000
Altria Employee Community Fund Richmond The James House 39,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Habitat for Humanity - Richmond 35,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Marine Toys for Tots Foundation- Triangle 35,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Richmond Forum Inc. 35,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Venture Richmond 35,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Virginia Performing Arts Foundation 35,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Boys and Girls Club of Metro Richmond 35,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Greater Richmond Partnership for Nonprofit Excellence 34,750
ImpactMakers Richmond Rx Partnership 34,000
Universal Corp. Richmond Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges 31,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean YMCA of Greater Richmond 30,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean GMU Foundation Inc. 30,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean Local Initiatives Support Corp.- Richmond 30,000
Wells Fargo & Co. San Francisco; regional headquarters in McLean United Way - Norfolk 30,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Greater Alleghany United Fund 30,000
MeadWestvaco Corp. Richmond Randolph-Macon College 30,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Junior Achievement of Central Virginia 30,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond YMCA of Greater Richmond 30,000
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake CHIP (Children’s Health Investment Program) 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake YWCA South Hampton Roads 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Smart Beginnings Greater Roanoke 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Downtown Roanoke Inc. 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Center in the Square 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Goodwill (Roanoke) 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Taubman Museum of Art 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake The Harrison Museum of African American Culture 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Celebrate Fairfax! 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts 25,000+
Cox Communications 4 Chesapeake Goodwill (Northern Virginia) 25,000+
MeadWestvaco Foundation Richmond Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Dominion Resources Richmond Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Rappahannock Orthodontics Fredericksburg Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Fredericksburg Area Service League Fredericksburg Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Franklin Federal Savings Bank Glen Allen Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Richmond International Raceway Richmond Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Collegiate School Richmond Children's Museum of Richmond 25,000+
Langley Federal Credit Union 7 Hampton Virginia Living Museum 25,000
Riverside Health System 7 Newport News Virginia Living Museum 25,000
SunTrust Bank 7 (Newport News branch) Virginia Living Museum 25,000
The Dominion Foundation Richmond Virginia Dental Association Foundation 25,000
Dominion Resources Richmond School of Performing Arts in the Richmond Community 25,000
Universal Corp. Richmond The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar 25,000
CarMax Richmond People Cycle 25,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Virginia Council on Economic Education 25,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Richmond Ballet 25,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Alzheimer's Association of Central and Western Virginia 25,000
Genworth Financial Inc. Richmond Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services 25,000
Verizon Communications New York Virginia Public Safety Foundation 25,000
Altria Group Inc. Richmond GMU 25,000

1 Over multiple years       2 Includes multiple donations        3 $500,000-$1 million  4 Includes in cash and in-kind donations
5 $100,000–$200,000      6 $50,000-$99,999                      7 $25,000-$49,999
Source: Annual reports, websites, press releases, Virginia Business survey


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