KOVAR - Knights of Columbus of Virginia Assisting Citizens with Intellectual Disabilities Knights of Columbus of Virginia Assisting Citizen with Intellectual Disabilities
A Virginia Knights of Columbus Charity established in 1971 to provide financial assistance through grants and home loans to tax exempt organizations providing training and assistance to citizens with intellectual disabilities


Fund Raising
Home Loans
Group Homes
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CFC: #42569

Virginia State Campaign - State Employees - #735

United Way Campaigns in the Greater D.C. Area - #8838

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Online donations handled through Local Independent Charities (LIC.ORG)

The 2012 KOVAR drive to be determined.

Vehicle Donation Program is now Available! Please use the link below to find more information on donating your vehicle.


Last updated 8/2/2012

See our new promotional videos

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Council Video

General Public Video

KOVAR Workshop Powerpoint




40 years and still going strong

KOVAR is a proud sponsor of

Virginia Knights have raised more than $12 million since 1971

in assistance for citizens with intellectual disabilities and funded such projects as:

  • Home Loans - interest free loan program to assist in the purchase of group homes

  • Transportation - 20% funding to assist in purchasing vehicles needed to transport persons with intellectual disabilities

  • Group Home Furnishings - Grants of organizations needing to furnish group homes

  • Infant Intervention Programs - Grants to establish early detection programs to identify infants with or at risk of intellectual disability

  • Training Programs - Necessary funding for organizations to train person with intellectual disability to enhance their quality of community living

  • Startup Programs - Grants to establish new and innovative programs designed to assist individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families

  • Special Olympics - KOVAR is a Platinum Sponsor of the Virginia Special Olympics, donating over $50,000 each year


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