“It’s a beautiful problem, in that we have lots of people who want to help,” Gordon says. The challenge, then, is this: “How do we gently corral people toward a common strategy?”
Hear more at The Valentine's "Community Conversations" series tomorrow from Reginald Gordon, Director of the Office of Community Wealth Building (and founding member of Ujima Legacy Fund) as well as Vanessa Diamond, Director of HandsOn Greater Richmond. The Community Foundation is proud to offer opportunities for engagement through corporate giving networks such as Ujima, and also partner with key community organizations like HandsOn.
If you’re an established nonprofit serving Greater Richmond and have an opportunity to make a transformational change in the community, Impact 100 Richmond wants to hear from you. A giving network of TCF, Impact 100 is a grassroots effort with a goal of changing the lives of women and families through a collective, impactful gift.
Attend an Impact 100 info session (for nonprofits) to learn more:
Dec. 6 - bit.ly/2e3USHj
Dec. 13 - bit.ly/2eXkS9V
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