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If you’d like to sponsor a CARITAS event in 2024, click here for more information! Please direct all sponsorship inquiries to Emily Millhiser at

CARITAS Works Commencement Ceremony

Graduations are held at 2220 Stockton Street

Every six weeks, CARITAS Graduates a new class of men and women from the CARITAS Works program. Join us as they accept certificates and share their stories of triumph and plans for the future. We also regularly stream these events live on Facebook. Tune in here.  Send questions to Marilyn Milio at

March 22: Works Class 94 Commencement, 3 p.m.
May 10: Works Class 95 Commencement, 3 p.m.
June 28: Works Class 96 Commencement, 3 p.m.
August 23: Works Class 97 Commencement, 3 p.m.


Virginia Credit Union River City Half Marathon and 5k

March 9, 2024

Put on your sneakers and get moving! Race day will start and end on the campus of University of Richmond. CARITAS is grateful to be a recipient of the proceeds from this race. Register here.

Recovery Community Day with 2 End the Stigma

June 22, 2024

The 43rd Street Festival of the Arts

September 14, 2024

Warehouse Sales

Shop furniture, home decor, lighting, and more that we cannot offer our clients. We partner with Curtain Call to host regular warehouse sales where you can find anything from kayaks to vanities to big comfy couches, all at a steal! Proceeds support our mission. Learn more and shop the next sale.

Holidays at CARITAS

December 2024
Each December, we invite you to bring hope for the holidays to CARITAS. With hundreds of program participants living under our roof,  we want to make it a home filled with joy, just like yours.

CARITAS Paddle Battle!

February 9, 2024

Thanks to the 134 players who joined us at Performance Pickleball RVA for our inaugural tournament to benefit CARITAS. Thanks to sponsors Virginia Housing, Markel, and Chedda-Beans, we raised $20,000 to benefit our lifesaving work. We are now accepting sponsorships for the 2025 Paddle Battle!