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Centra Foundation

Your gifts help us improve the health of our communities, one person at a time.
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A snapshot of your impact across our health system:

  • $5,531,205 funds were distributed in 2023
  • More than $100 million in support of Centra programs since 1993
  • Patient assistance to provide treatment for life-threatening, chronic and rare illnesses; support services; free health screenings; and compassionate care close to home
  • Education and scholarships to build and strengthen Centra’s team of skilled, compassionate Caregivers
  • Innovative specialty care close to home
Marge Dillard
Why Give
“Good healthcare is something we all need. I love the people here and I love the community, so I try to help and give something back. It’s important for our community and everyone in it. It’s important for the children and the future.”
— Marge Dillard

An urgent need

A $1 million gift and a commitment from the Centra Foundation is transforming emergency care for those experiencing an acute mental health crisis. With your support we are tackling one of the toughest challenges facing people in our community.

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Inspiring stories about your impact

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Celebrating the opening of Virginia’s first emPATH unit

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