Providing food, fellowship and
essential items to those in need.
The Giving Heart, founded in 2003, is a 501c3 nonprofit organization
serving the Greater Richmond Metropolitan Area.
Welcome to The Giving Heart's Website!

Most likely you are visiting this website to learn about the annual Giving Heart Community Thanksgiving
Feast.  You'll find all the information you need by clicking on the icon at the top of this page.  Our website is
updated as often as possible but to ensure that you don't miss out on volunteer opportunities, the latest news
and other information, we strongly recommend that you sign up for our newsletter.  Just click on the link below:

Volunteer Details

Tentative date for volunteer applications: Monday, October 20th. Sign up for our newsletter to receive the
first notification or bookmark this page. Fair warning....some of our positions fill up extremely fast, so don't
miss our notification process!  Visit our
Community Thanksgiving Feast link above to become familiar with
the many volunteer opportunities - including a few before-Thanksgiving needs.  
Upcoming Happenings
  • Now through November 1st.....drop off toiletries, socks, gloves, hats and scarves at our drop boxes,
    located at Dixie Donuts;
  • October 4th through November 16th..."Give at the Register" - Whole Foods Market, Short Pump;
  • October 31st through November 14th..."Fill the Bin" - BJ's Warehouse (Mechanicsville);
  • November 21st through November 23rd...Sam's Club Final Food Collection
  • Ongoing through mid-November....Live to Serve local coupon fundraising
  • Continual...Amazon Smile

Table Sponsorships

Table Sponsorships are now available.  Help support the Giving Heart's Community Thanksgiving Feast
by sponsoring one of our 240 dining tables.  Learn more about this giving opportunity by checking out our

Sponsorship Information.