What is 529 Day?
It’s the perfect time to educate individuals, parents, grandparents, family members and friends on the importance of saving for college and the many advantages of saving in a 529 plan. We encourage others to join us in our celebration and on May 29th take action in making your higher education dreams for yourself, your children or another loved one a reality. Learn the important facts about our programs and decide which one is right for you.
529 Day Baby Initiative
Once again, Virginia529 will partner with select hospitals across the state of Virginia to award several $529 Virginia529 accounts.
An account will be awarded to each lucky mother and her infant born closest to 5:29 p.m. on May 29, 2013 at:
- Centra Southside Community Hospital Farmville
- Clinch Valley Medical Center Richlands
- Fauquier Hospital Warrenton
- Henrico Doctors’ Hospital Richmond
- Inova Alexandria Hospital Alexandria
- Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Fairfax
- Johnston Memorial Hospital Abingdon
- Martha Jefferson Hospital Charlottesville
- Norton Community Hospital Norton
- RMH Healthcare Harrisonburg
- Southampton Memorial Hospital Franklin
- VCU Health Systems Richmond
- Sentara Leigh Hospital Norfolk
- Sentara Norfolk General Hospital Norfolk
- Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center Woodbridge
- Sentara Obici Hospital Suffolk
- Sentara Princess Anne Hospital Virginia Beach
- Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center Williamsburg
- Warren Memorial Hospital Front Royal
- Winchester Medical Center Winchester
Stay tuned for pictures of our lucky winners!
529 Day Account Giveaway
Virginia529 is upping the ante this 529 Day with our biggest giveaway ever! Enter for your chance to win one of two $5,000 contributions to a Virginia529 account. Yes, that’s right, TWO $5,000 contributions! $5,000 for a new Virginia529 account AND $5,000 for an existing Virginia529 account. Official contest terms and conditions »
How YOU can celebrate!
- Enter here for your chance to win one of two $5,000 contributions to a college savings account!
- No purchase necessary to enter, but if you open a Virginia529 inVESTsm account, use the promo code 529Day and Virginia529 will waive the $25 application fee!
- Already have a Virginia529 account? Make a special 529 Day contribution – or log in and set up automatic monthly contributions!
- Spark up a college savings conversation. Whether it is about your experience enrolling and paying for college, saving for college, or the importance of saving and attending college, share it!
- Wear your college apparel or colors to work!
- Send us your story to be featured on Virginia529.com! We want to know how Virginia529 has affected your life.
- Give the gift of education. Make a special contribution to a Virginia529 account for a loved one.
- Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Share our posts and tweet #VA529 #529Day!