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Donate to the GrowSmart Foundation's scope of work in advancing early childhood initiatives in the City of Virginia Beach.

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Support the Foundation

When you support GrowSmart, your gift is an investment in early childhood education that will benefit future generations and result in a prepared workforce and economically vital community. There are many ways you can support our important work.

Make a One-Time or Recurring Gift

Your generosity makes all the difference! The Virginia Beach GrowSmart Foundation is a 501©3 non-profit organization. Contributions to the Virginia Beach GrowSmart Foundation are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.


Corporate Giving

GrowSmart’s Corporate Partners play a vital role in our work, helping us achieve our mission of improving early childhood education in the city. The Virginia Beach GrowSmart Foundation offers a range of corporate partnership opportunities, and our team would be happy to create a customized approach to working with your business. Potential ways to collaborate include:

  • Corporate Partnership Gifts: An annual gift from your corporation to GrowSmart to support our overall mission or a specific program/initiative of your choosing.
  • Event Sponsorships: A gift to support a specific GrowSmart event, such as Read Across America Day or Celebrating Children.
  • Volunteer Opportunities for Employees: GrowSmart can provide meaningful volunteer opportunities for individuals or groups of employees who would like to support early childhood education.

Shop with AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Virginia Beach GrowSmart Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, the same vast selection and the same convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of the purchase price.

Getting Started with AmazonSmile

If you are not already an AmazonSmile member, sign up at

When you log into AmazonSmile with your personal account information, you will be directed to a page with the title “Choose one of our spotlight charities.” Scroll down towards the middle of the page, where you will see another title labeled “Or pick your own charitable organization.”

In the box below that, please type in Virginia Beach GrowSmart Foundation. When the Foundation comes up, press the “select” button on the right and you are officially a GrowSmart AmazonSmile supporter!

Employer Matching

Many companies match their employees’ nonprofit donations — doubling your impact. Gifts from employee’s spouses and retirees may also quality.

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