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The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts provides focused time, creative space, and artistic camaraderie to national and international artists of talent and promise. Since 1971, VCCA has built a community of over 6,000 writers, composers, and visual artists of excellence.

Your modern-day patronage makes possible the literature, music, and visual art created at VCCA that define our culture and enrich our society. Thank you for your support.

Ways to Give

Learn how you can have an impact on VCCA.

Annual Fund

Support the operations and programs that make great art possible.

Boxwood Collective

Recurring Gifts create real impact for VCCA with an affordable monthly contribution.

Planned Giving

Build a legacy through planned giving.

Special Events

Meet artists and patrons of the arts

Fund a Fellowship

Fund a residency for artists.



VCCA (Virginia Center for the Creative Arts) is tax-exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. We are classified as a public charity under sections 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to VCCA are deductible. A copy of VCCA’s audited statement and IRS 990 are available upon request.