Grants FAQ

1. What organizations does the CarMax Foundation support?

The CarMax Foundation seeks to improve the communities in which our Associates live and work. CarMax Associates are encouraged to develop relationships with local nonprofits and to work together on projects that make an impact on their local communities. These partnerships allow associates to become aware of and involved with local organizations. CarMax Associates nominate nonprofits for The CarMax Foundation's Regional Giving Program. Recommended and qualifying nonprofits are invited to apply for a regional grant. The CarMax Foundation Board of Directors reviews the applications and selects the grant recipients. Nonprofit organizations in the Richmond, Virginia area may apply directly for grant funding via this website.

2. How do I get information about CarMax, Inc., sponsoring me/my organization/my event?

Applications for a CarMax Foundation grant are available online. Before applying, please review the guidelines for the grant process. If you are interested in a sponsorship, please submit an email to

Contact us

The CarMax Foundation
12800 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway
Richmond, VA 23238


Phone (804) 747-0422