Grants and Sponsorships

At Sentara, our mission is to improve health every day. Our vision is to be the healthcare choice of the communities we serve. This includes activities undertaken for the good of the community, or for individuals in need regardless of their ability to pay. As Hampton Roads’ not-for-profit health partner, we feel this level of commitment is our obligation. We also consider it our privilege.

Sentara is proud to support initiatives that promote collaboration and partnership between our regional healthcare service organizations.

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  • Grants

    Sentara Healthcare is committed to aligning and engaging strategic partners to provide supplemental funding for programs and projects that improve the health status of the communities we serve. 501c3 Organizations that meet eligibility requirements and demonstrate an ability to make an impact on Sentara’s priority areas are invited to apply.

    For event-based inquiries, please refer to the guidelines and description for “Sponsorships.”

    Submit a Letter of Intent

    Prospective Grantees

    Click here to view grant guidelines or submit a letter of intent.

    Current Grantees

    Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, interim reports will not be required for current grants. Please review your grant agreement for details on final report submissions.

  • Sponsorships

    Sentara Healthcare has a mission of improving health every day. This is accomplished, in part, through our partnerships with dozens of nonprofit groups. Sentara teams up with these organizations to support numerous events throughout our region. In an effort to improve community health, Sentara assists in fundraising efforts and supports education and prevention activities as well as other important initiatives.

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  • 2020 Sponsorship Awardees

    Through Q1 2020

    • ALS Association DC/MD/VA2020 Hampton Roads Walk to Defeat ALS
    • American Cancer SocietyRelay For Life (Hampton Roads, Hampton and Suffolk walks)
    • American Diabetes AssociationTour de Cure
    • Here for the Girls, Inc.A Calendar to Live By 2021
    • March of DimesHampton Roads March for Babies
    • National Kidney Foundation2020 Hampton Roads Kidney Walk
    • National MS Society, Virginia-WestVirginia Walk MS: VA Beach
    • Pancreatic Cancer Action Network2020 PurpleStride Virginia Beach
    • Susan G. Komen Central and Eastern Virginia2020 More Than Pink Walk
    • The Leukemia & Lymphoma SocietyLight The Night
  • 2019 Sponsorship Awardees

    Through Q4 2019

    • ACCESS College FoundationSentara/ACCESS Health Careers Project
    • Alzheimer’s AssociationWalk to End Alzheimer’s
    • American Cancer SocietyRelays for Life – South HR, Hampton & Suffolk
    • American Diabetes AssociationTour de Cure – Ride, Run, Walk
    • American Parkinson Disease Association Hampton Roads2019 Optimism Walk
    • Children’s Advocacy Centers of VirginiaVirginia Crimes Against Children Conference
    • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation South Hampton Roads Great Strides
    • Here for the GirlsA Calendar to Live By 2020
    • Huntington’s Disease SocietyTeam Hope Walk
    • Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach Little Black Dress initiative
    • Kennedy Angel GownsKennedy Angel Gowns Angel Run 5K
    • Lee’s Friends40th Anniversary Year
    • March of DimesMarch for Babies
    • Muscular Dystrophy AssociationHampton Roads Muscle Walk
    • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)NAMIWalks
    • National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)Virginia Beach NEDA Walk
    • National Kidney Foundation2019 Hampton Roads Kidney Walk
    • National MS SocietyWalk MS
    • Pancreatic Cancer Action NetworkPurpleStride Virginia Beach
    • Peninsula Agency on Aging, Inc.Soup for the Caregiver Soul
    • Safe House ProjectSafe House Project Half Marathon & 5K
    • Southeast Virginia Community FoundationCrush Cancer
    • Susan G. Komen Tidewater Komen Tidewater’s Race for the Cure
    • The ALS AssociationDC/MD/VA Chapter – Hampton Roads Walk to Defeat ALS
    • The Arthritis FoundationJingle Bell Run/Walk Virginia Beach
    • The Leukemia & Lymphoma SocietyLight the Night
    • Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue SquadsFirst Responder Virginia 2019 Convention
    • Virginia Interfaith Center for Public PolicyProgram Support
    • VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads 44th Annual HR Volunteer Achievement Awards
    • ZERO – The End of Prostate CancerZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk