Don’t let the flame of history go out.

The Virginia War Memorial Foundation depends on the generosity of corporations, military and veteran organizations, civic groups, foundations, and most especially, individuals like YOU to fulfill its mission to Honor Veterans, Preserve History, Educate Youth and Inspire Patriotism in All.

Admission to tour the Virginia War Memorial is always free, and donations provide the valuable funds necessary to allow us to remain open, create a top tier visitor experience, and provide exceptional educational programming.

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Mail donations should be directed to:

The Virginia War Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 27247
Richmond, VA 23286-8745

For more information, please call our Development Offices at 804.786.2069 or email at

You may also want to cinsider an IRA Roll-Over Gift! Individuals aged 70 1/2 and older can make tax-free distributions of up to $100,000 directly to a qualified charity free of federal income tax. Your spouse may do the same if he/she has an IRA account.

Thank you for supporting the Commonwealth’s tribute to its fallen heroes and veterans…Today and for generations to come.

IRA Contributions

For our friends and supporters who are 70½ or older, a contribution to the Virginia War Memorial Foundation directly from your Traditional or Roth Individual Retirement Account (IRA) might allow you to support our important mission while enjoying tax benefits. Charitable distributions from an IRA qualify toward your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD).

To make a charitable contribution from your IRA, contact your IRA trustee and request that the distribution be made directly to the Virginia War Memorial Foundation.

Send payments to the Virginia War Memorial Foundation:

Development Office
Virginia War Memorial Foundation.
621 South Belvidere Street
Richmond, VA 23220

Please notify Brenna Magette, Development Coordinator, to alert us to your contribution. Email or call 804.786.2069.

Consult your financial advisor to determine how an IRA Charitable Rollover gift to the Virginia War Memorial might be beneficial to you.