The Community Foundation for a greater Richmond is excited to announce the selected participants for the 2019-2020 cohort of Emerging Nonprofit Leaders! Learn how they were selected and who they are! Thank you to everyone who applied and congratulations to those who were selected! ... See MoreSee Less
Starting tomorrow and throughout the next few weeks, Virginia Community Voice will be offering free Equitable Decision-Making and Community Engagement training for different groups of stakeholders: nonprofits, foundation, higher ed and government! Learn more here: bit.ly/2mmTgBd... See MoreSee Less
In RVA 86% of students don't take part in after-school activities—in many cases because they have no way of getting there.
Damon Jiggetts, Executive Director of The Peter Paul Development Center and a 2019 Rubinger Fellow, has devised a new kind of bus company that could change all that, connecting youth to the kind of enrichment every child deserves. Read more from this Q&A on the Virginia LISC blog....... ... See MoreSee Less
In Richmond, Virginia, 86 percent of students don't take part in after-school activities—in many cases because they have no way of getting there. Damon Jiggetts, executive director of the Peter Paul Development Center and a 2019 Rubinger Fellow, has devised a new kind of bus company that could cha...
We're teaming up with The Spark Mill to offer a "Brand Self Assessment" workshop on 9/20 from 8:30 to 12 pm. During the interactive session you will examine how you appear visually, in word and in print. Participants should bring all recent printed collateral to the class to enable small group work! Learn more here: bit.ly/2lTBRzH... See MoreSee Less
In communities with high percentages of poverty, many families face steep challenges, and the service systems that have been created to assist them are siloed and inefficient.
To address these challenges, the Kellogg Foundation has partnered with the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation to pilot a new approach to service delivery for families in low-income communities. The heart of this program and the key to accelerating change is the new Community Liaison, who captures the realities of families, identifies barriers and works with decision-makers to find solutions. Read more at out latest blog.