“We couldn’t have done it without programs like C4K!! Thank you all so much! So much love!” 
– Zakia, Mother of C4K Alum Maria, Virginia Commonwealth University Class of 2016.


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Click to view the video and see how your support helps our young people reach their full potential!

Your donation to C4K helps local, low-income youth build skills for life success and develop positive caring relationships with community volunteer mentors. Your financial support or hardware donation can help us continue to meet these important needs in our community.

Computers4Kids will use your donations to continue to empower kids to reach their full potential. Since 2001, C4K has:

  • Served more than 1,400 youth
  • Refurbished and distributed more than 600 computers with lifetime tech support
  • Delivered more than 30,000 hours of mentoring
  • Provided hundreds of hours of educational programming each year


How to Give a Financial Gift

  1. Make a contribution online now.
  2. Donate by mail. Checks should be made payable to Computers4Kids, 945 Second St. SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902

C4K is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization. Donations are typically fully deductible for donors who itemize deductions on Schedule A of their personal income tax return. C4K accepts donations of marketable securities.  Each year, C4K has a limited number of Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits available for eligible donations. Members of C4K’s Trustee’s Circle are given priority on receiving tax credits. For more information contact Kala Somerville at 434-817-1121 x3.


Give a Laptop

Donate to C4K and empower our youth with your technology equipment!  C4K takes donations of laptop computers (Windows 7 capable) and tablets. We are no longer taking CPUs or printers.  We accept donations between 9am and 5pm Monday through Friday. Please complete our donation form and bring it with your donation.  Please call before coming by so we can be sure a staff person is available to take your donation. Click here for directions.


Give a Vehicle

Donate your car, boat, truck, trailer, boats, RV’s, motorcycles, off road vehicles and other heavy equipment to the CARS program and C4K will receive the proceeds!  CARS will even pick your car up.  Call 1-888-500-RIDE for details or click below:


Give your Time 

Donate your time as a mentor or an admin volunteer. Contact Tricia Howell, Volunteer Coordinator at 434-817-1121 ex. 2 or to learn more.


Give when you shop at Amazon!

Shop using Amazon.Smile and choose C4K to benefit! Amazon donates a percentage of each sale to C4K.


Give Supplies

You can help maintain resources at C4K by purchasing and donating supplies either from our Amazon wishlist or our overall wishlist!


Give when you shop online at 3,071 online stores!

Did you know you can donate to us while shopping online using Giving Assistant


Purchase member art! 

Support C4K’s youth members by purchasing notecards showcasing their beautiful collaborative self-portraits created during @tribute: C4K’s Identity & Empowerment Artist-in-Residency Project.  Click here to order.