How to Help

How will we get there? With your help!


Visit The Center or explore other pages on our website, to learn more about the programs offered at our local award-winning senior center and its impact on the greater Charlottesville community.  Sign up for our weekly e-mail newsletter at the bottom of this webpage.

Visit websites like these to see the positive influence that senior centers can have on aging well in general: National Institute of Senior Centers and National Center for Creative Aging


Invite friends and family to visit The Center and try out a program. Forward interesting articles about aging well, or post them on Facebook. Talk about the importance of healthy aging for our lives and our communities. Tell your friends, family, coworkers and public officials why healthy aging matters to you.

Tell us your story. We would love to hear about the difference The Center has made in your life. Send your story to our staff by clicking on “email us” at the bottom of this webpage.


Personal philanthropy can take many forms. You can become a volunteer and use your knowledge and skills at the Center or in our community. You can make your own personal investment in The Center at Belvedere.

To discuss these or other opportunities for philanthropy, contact campaign director Kittie Abell at 434.974.7756 or via