Become a Member

The Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville has merged with Friends of Cville Downtown, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit created in 2021. Our mission is to make Charlottesville a better-than-ever, more inclusive place for everyone by working with City government and the Community to craft strategies and programs that stimulate Downtown social and economic vitality.

Friends of Cville Downtown includes residents, business owners, property owners, philanthropists, civic organizations, and artists, who all care deeply about the future of Charlottesville. We invite you to join us for regular meetings to hear and discuss what is happening in Downtown Charlottesville.
Together we can!

As a member you will receive our monthly newsletter keeping you up-to-date on the latest happenings along the mall, invitations to Cabinet meetings, marketing through our Downtown Mall website and events calendar, along with additional networking opportunities with fellow members throughout the year.

P.O. Box 253

Charlottesville, VA 22902



Membership dues are available for a full or partial year. Your Membership is fully tax-deductible.

$50 Individual
$200 Business

A $25 DISCOUNT for early BUSINESS renewal/sign-up is available for Member Business dues paid in November or December for the following calendar year.

To sign-up via a printable form that can be mailed along with a check, click here. Or, you may sign up online using this electronic form.

To pay via CREDIT CARD, please complete the Member Profile form below and then CLICK HERE.

Member Business Profile

Pay by Check

To pay by check, please complete this Friends of Cville Downtown — Member Business Profile and return it with your check to:

Friends of Cville Downtown, Inc.  P.O. Box 253, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902

Please send any questions to