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December 2018

Caregiver Cafe’

December 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - December 11, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

THE CAFE’ OCCURS THE SECOND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH. After seeing the need for caregiver support in the area, Crater Community Hospice will begin to host a monthly Caregiver Café. The café is open to all caregivers and will be held on the second Wednesday of each month from 3-4 p.m. with the first on November 14th. It will be held in the multi-purpose room of the Petersburg Public Library at 201 W. Washington St. “The caregiver café will be…

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January 2019

free

support group for women affected by sexual assault

January 30, 2019 @ 9:00 am - February 3, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

James House offers support groups for women impacted by sexual assault. These cost-free, confidential groups are held throughout the year. Registration is required. For more information or to set up an intake appointment, please call 458-2704. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and Spanish.…

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free

Support Group for Women who have Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse

January 30, 2019 @ 12:45 pm - January 30, 2020 @ 2:15 pm

James House is offering a free support group for women impacted by childhood sexual abuse. This cost-free, confidential group Registration is required. For more information or to set up an intake appointment, please call Jane at (804) 458-2704. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English…

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Free

Free support group for women affected by domestic violence

January 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - January 30, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

James House is offering a support group for women affected by domestic violence. These cost-free, confidential groups are held throughout the year. Registration is required. Call 804.458.2704 for additional information or to set up an intake appointment. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and…

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Free

Free support group for children 4-12 who have been impacted by domestic violence

January 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - January 30, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

James House is offering a support group for children ages 4-12 who have witnessed domestic violence or been impacted by abuse or neglect. These cost-free, confidential groups are held throughout the year. Registration is required. Call 804.458.2704 for additional information or to set up an intake appointment. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services…

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April 2019

$8 – $13

M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE!

April 12 @ 9:00 am - October 14 @ 4:45 pm

Friday, April 12 – Monday, October 14, 2019 Daily 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and personal as hundreds of tropical butterflies feed, flutter and take flight all around you. Explore their origins, preferred habitats and life-cycles

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June 2019

Free

Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body

June 25 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Spring Arbor Cottage of Salisbury, 14020 Steeplestone Drive, Midlothian. Tuesday, June 25, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

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Free

Alzheimer’s: The Caregivers Perspective

June 25 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Dunlop House, 235 Dunlop Farms Boulevard, Colonial Heights. Tuesday, June 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

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Free

Coffee & Conversation

June 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Manor House, 13500 North Gayton Road, Richmond. Tuesday, June 25, 6-7 p.m.

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Free

Big View Conversation with RiSC

June 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join our discussion with RISC (Richmonders Involved to Strengthen our Communities) regarding affordable housing and eviction challenges and opportunities.

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Various membership levels

Workplace Inclusion Network: “Museum Trip with Facilitated Dialogue”

June 26

To deepen the learning and networking that takes place through the Workplace Inclusion Network, the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities will convene a special bus trip to an out-of-town museum in the coming year. VCIC staff will facilitate a conversation among WIN members on the bus to and from the museum, and participants will have the opportunity to learn together in a different setting.

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ENLP Alumni-10 Year Social

June 26 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

*NOTE: This is event is open to ENLP Alumni only. 10 years of ENLP, an alumni celebration! Come together with your fellow alumni for a reception in celebration of leadership and the Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Program. As you reconnect with your cohort, meet fellow alum, and get a tour of the new Community Foundation space, we will also share highlights and outcomes of the 10-year Alumni survey in a short program.

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Free

Know the Ten Signs/Community Tea and Chat

June 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Spring Oak Assisted Living, 590 Flank Road, Petersburg. Wednesday, June 26, 2-3:30 p.m.

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Free

Brain Boot Camp

June 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital, 7516 Hospital Drive, Gloucester. Thursday, June 27, 1-2 p.m.

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July 2019

$20

Nonprofit Boards 201- Executive Transitions (Succession Planning and Hiring) Deep Dive

July 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Following the success and feedback of the Board Leaders Roundtable series, the Community Foundation for a greater Richmond is pleased to introduce its first year of Nonprofit Boards 201 – Deep Dives! In this series, we will take an in-depth look at very specific and highly relevant work facing nonprofit boards. You will have the opportunity to learn from our highly experienced facilitators, as well as other nonprofit board members across the region. Planning for the succession of your CEO…

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$35

Reflective Journaling for Leadership and Life, 3-Part Series

July 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

*NOTE: This is a 3-Part Series open to ENLP Alumni only. July 11, August 8, September 12 *This learning event takes place at the Chrysalis Institute. Come for this facilitated journaling experience designed with ENLP alumni in mind. Each time we’ll explore a different theme as we connect through writing with our inner wisdom, focusing on the interplay of our personal and professional selves. You’ll experience a variety of writing prompts, meditations, quotes, and music, while also learning techniques for…

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I Spy: A Civil War Spy Academy

July 16 @ 9:00 am - July 17 @ 4:30 pm

During this two-day camp, participants will hear the stories of several Civil War spies, both Union and Confederate, who did what they could to help their cause through covert means. Campers will learn about the skills needed to be an effective spy; everything from code breaking to effective disguises. Campers will also discover some the technology used during the Civil War that assisted spies in their work. The telegraph and the hot air balloon were both relatively new inventions that…

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Free

Communication Tips and Strategies

July 16 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

July 16, Hopewell, VA – Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter presents a caregiver brunch and education program, Communication Tips and Strategies, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Hopewell Health Care Center, 905 Cousins Avenue, Hopewell. This program provides practical information and resources to help dementia caregivers learn to decode verbal and behavioral messages from people with dementia.

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Free

Alzheimer’s Association Know the 10 Signs

July 17 @ 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Know the Ten Signs, Wednesday, 17 July, 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Surry County Community Center, 205 Enos Farm Drive, Spring Grove, VA 23881.

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Free

Alzheimer’s: The Caregivers Perspective

July 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

July 18, Kilmarnock, VA – Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter presents a screening of Alzheimer’s: The Caregivers Perspective, 2-3:30 p.m., Commonwealth Senior Living at Kilmarnock, 460 South Main Street, Kilmarnock. From diagnosis to saying the long goodbye, caregivers share their diverse experiences of caring for loved ones and how they creatively navigate the frustrations, sorrows and complications of caring for a loved one who can no longer function safely on their own. A discussion with questions and answers follows the…

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Free

Understanding Dementia-Related Behaviors

July 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

July 23, Midlothian, VA – Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter presents an educational program, Understanding Dementia-Related Behaviors, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Spring Arbor Cottage of Salisbury, 14020 Steeplestone Drive, Midlothian. This program is designed to provide practical information and resources to help dementia caregivers learn to decipher behaviors and determine how best to respond. The program offers a process to follow and provides details that may be applied to any behavior.

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$50

Working with Elected Officials

July 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

A 501(c)(3) organization may not support or oppose candidates running for public office. That’s pretty clear cut. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t effective and positive ways to work with elected officials. Come learn the best ways to work with your elected officials to make your nonprofit’s work as impactful as possible.

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Free

Being Your Own Best Advocate: What Can I Learn From My Yearly Physical

July 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Join Dr. Fabry as he discusses ways to take control of your own health and play an active part as a member of your health care team. Focus will be on understanding the different components of your yearly blood work results and how to use them to achieve your personal health goals.

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Free

Autism Speaks Richmond Walk Kickoff

July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us on Wednesday, July 31st for the FREE Autism Speaks Walk Kickoff at the Science Museum of Virginia. Learn about the impact your fundraising has on Autism Speaks’ mission to enhance lives today and accelerate a spectrum of solutions for tomorrow. Meet fellow walkers, learn team recruitment and fundraising tips, get more information on incentives, and more. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshments.

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August 2019

$100

Nonprofit Boards 101- Board Basics, 3-Part Series

August 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

*NOTE: This is a 3-Part Series August 7, August 14, August 21 Interested in Nonprofit Board Service? New to a nonprofit board? Experienced board member but want to know more? Nonprofit Boards 101 – Board Basics will help you understand what it takes to be an effective board member and the fundamentals of how effective nonprofit boards work. You will also have the opportunity to learn from and network with other board members across the region. This course provides an…

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$150

Grant Writing, 3-Part Series

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

*NOTE: This is a 3-Part Series August 13, August 20, August 27 This is an introductory series on the basic principles and practice of good grant writing. We will review the critical aspect of researching funders to match funding opportunities with the programs and activities of your nonprofit, as well as strategies for approaching funders. We cover the essential elements of a proposal, including need statement, program design, evaluation, and the budget. A particular emphasis on stewardship, reporting, and ethics…

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Various membership levels

Workplace Inclusion Network: “Women In Leadership Navigating the Workplace”

August 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Women in Leadership are often faced with challenges that their male counterparts may not experience. During this session participants will consider how women in leadership roles in business and other sectors leverage their skills and abilities to attain and maintain success in today’s complicated workplace. Session to be facilitated by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Staff.

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$200

ENLP Alumni Birkman Training

August 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

*NOTE: This event is open to ENLP Alumni only. The Birkman Method Signature Report is now being used in the Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Program, in lieu of the Myers Briggs, Type II Indicator. We are offering ENLP Alumni the opportunity to take the Birkman Method Assessment for yourselves followed by a learning workshop to take a deep dive into your results, presented by Melissa Murchison – ENLP coach and Birkman Certified Trainer. Join us for a day of self reflection…

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September 2019

$60

Board Chairs Roundtable, 3-Part Series

September 5 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

*NOTE: This is a 3-Part Series September 5, September 26, October 10 The Community Foundation and Leadership Metro Richmond have partnered to bring you the Board Leaders Roundtable: Chair Series. These 3-part roundtable series are designed for nonprofit leaders to gain knowledge, learn best practices and network with peers. Board officers of local non-profit organizations are able to receive training tailored to their specific elected positions. These are hosted in partnership with the Community Foundation and currently serve board chairs,…

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Petersburg Civil War Round Table at Pamplin : “We Were Not Paroled: The Surrender of Lee’s Men beyond Appomattox Court House”

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join this month’s guest speaker Caroline Janney, Professor of History of American Civil War at the University of Virginia as she talks about “We Were Not Paroled: The Surrender of Lee’s Men beyond Appomattox Court House”. Dr. Janney is the director of the John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia . A graduate of the University of Virginia’s doctoral program, Janney most recently taught at Purdue University. She is the author of two…

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