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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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May 2019

Free

Call for Proposals- 13th Annual HIGHER Ground Women’s Leadership Conference

May 28

This year, as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of The VCU Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute, we seek to build upon the success of our work by reflecting on the leadership of individuals, organizations, and communities over the past 20 years and anticipating their leadership needs for the next 20 years. This year’s conference theme “Building Bridges Together: Past, Present, and Future” invites us to explore how historical and contemporary experiences provide us with opportunities for new leadership insights for…

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$50

Nonprofit Boards 101- Board Basics

May 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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 excellent introduction to: • the nonprofit sector • the life cycles of…

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June 2019

Free

Call for Proposals- 13th Annual HIGHER Ground Women’s Leadership Conference

June 4

This year, as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of The VCU Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute, we seek to build upon the success of our work by reflecting on the leadership of individuals, organizations, and communities over the past 20 years and anticipating their leadership needs for the next 20 years. This year’s conference theme “Building Bridges Together: Past, Present, and Future” invites us to explore how historical and contemporary experiences provide us with opportunities for new leadership insights for…

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Free

Advance Care Planning Ambassador Workshop

June 4 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Is it important to you to honor others’ important life wishes? Do you want to support your community in making thoughtful health decisions? Advance Care Planning is a conversation process about the care you would want in the event of a medical crisis. This ACP Ambassador training is open to anyone interested in helping promote ACP to individuals ages 18+. Ambassadors are on-the-ground advocates for ACP. They actively and enthusiastically engage those around them about ACP and offer knowledgeable support…

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Free

Richmond CASA Recruitment Happy Hour

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join us to learn more about the Richmond Court Appointed Special Advocate program. It’s an informal event, so feel free to stop by anytime between 6:00-7:30 pm. Enjoy a beer, while discussing the CASA volunteer role with current CASA volunteers and CASA staff. We will be providing snacks. Please invite your friends, family members, coworkers, or anyone else who may be interested in volunteering. CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for children who have been abused or…

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Free

Brain Boot Camp

June 6 @ 9:45 am - 12:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association and Bethany United Methodist Church, 1860 Hayes Road, Gloucester Point 23062. Thursday, June 6, 9:45 a.m.-12 noon.

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Free

Brain Boot Camp

June 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital, 7516 Hospital Drive, Gloucester. Thursday, June 6, 1-2 p.m.

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VSAE Seminar Series with Lunch

June 7 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm

In their seminar, “The Marriage of Meetings and Membership,” Dan and Nicole Ratner of The Next Steps, LLC will explore the relationship between an organization’s meeting planners and its membership team to grow membership enrollment as well as attendance. Learn about the four types of constituents, the In It ForEVER™ Principle (which focuses on the four major needs of members and attendees: experience, value, engagement, and relevance), strategies and techniques for collaboration between meetings and membership stakeholders, and ideas and…

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Free

Dealing with Dementia Workshop

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association and Mathews County Women’s Club, 1947 New Point Comfort Highway, Mathews. Friday, June 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

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Free

Pride At Work

June 10 @ 6:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for the second LGBTQ Career Week including workshops, roundtable discussions, a job fair, and networking event. Learn how to navigate the workplace as an LGBTQ person and connect you with affirming and equality-minded employers. Cohosted by the Richmond LGBTQ Chamber and Diversity Richmond. Full schedule of events >> http://richmondlgbtqchamber.org/careerweek 6/10, 6-8PM Wear Your Truth: Professional Attire for Gender Expression 6/10, 6-8PM Interview & Resume Workshop 6/11, 6-7:30PM Out At Work Roundtable Discussion 6/12, 10AM-2PM Central Virginia LGBTQ Job…

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Free

Caregiver Educational Workshop

June 11 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Alzheimer’s Association and Gloucester County Library, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester. Tuesday, June 11, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

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Free

Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia Listening Session

June 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association and DARS, 4600 Cox Road, Salon A, Glen Allen. Tuesday, June 11, 1-3 p.m.

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$75

Housing Virginia’s Most Vulnerable Conference

June 12 @ 8:00 am - June 13 @ 12:00 pm

Housing Virginia’s Most Vulnerable Conference is the Commonwealth’s premier professional development opportunity to explore emerging standards and best practices focused on interventions and services for the most vulnerable homeless populations. Our statewide participants, partners, and sponsors represent organizations that are at the forefront of supportive housing service delivery and program implementation, and we look forward to offering session topics to help operationalize housing as a social determinant of health. Join us June 12-13, 2019 in Richmond, Virginia to network with…

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Free

Brain Boot Camp

June 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital, 7516 Hospital Drive, Gloucester. Thursday, June 13, 1-2 p.m.

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Free

Memory Café

June 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association and Great Hope Baptist Church, 2101 Venable Street, Richmond. Thursday, June 20, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

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Free

Goodwill Works Tour

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us on a Goodwill Works Tour! See first-hand how Goodwill empowers individuals through employment and produces economic impact in the Greater Richmond region. The one-hour Goodwill Works tour is the most tangible way to learn how Goodwill refurbishes, recycles or resells everything from electronics to clothing and medical equipment – keeping nearly 40 million pounds from entering local landfills annually. On the tour, you will hear from Goodwill leaders about how our work is transforming lives through the power…

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$50

Business Protocol for Nonprofit Professionals

June 21 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Business etiquette sets you at the forefront. Incorporating the use of appropriate professional behavior in daily business interaction is crucial. Participants enhance their ability to learn and apply appropriate behavior. Through interactive exercises and relevant applied experiences, participants connect social skills, precedence, dining skills, and global awareness to inclusion, critical thinking, and cultural respect as well as building and maintaining collaborative relationships. The seminar prepares participants to interact confidently and successfully with anyone, anywhere in the world. Integrated Topics: Handshaking;…

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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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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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