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April 2019


Walk For Wishes

April 27 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Our Annual Walk For Wishes is our largest community event, celebrating past wishes and raising funds to grant new wishes. This is a child and family friendly event that allows individuals of all abilities to join us in celebrating the power of a wish. Research shows children who have wishes granted build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight a critical illness. This improves their quality of life and produces better health outcomes. Funds raised by the Walk…

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$15 – $100

Parking Lot Party

April 27 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet us at Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts for RPAA’s 2019 Parking Lot Party – an afternoon and evening of bands, brews and bites! Hosted by Richmond Performing Arts Alliance’s (RPAA’s) Associates Board, proceeds from this event benefit the artistic and educational programs of RPAA. Special performance by headliner Sleepwalkers with special guest stars The Congress and The Whiskey Rebellion! #rpaaplp About the Parking Lot Party: Family-friendly Sleepwalkers (headliner), The Congress (special guest star), The Whiskey Rebellion (special…

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1st Annual Prayer Breakfast

April 30 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Tuesday, April 30, 9-11 a.m., Prayer Breakfast honoring Sheriff Vanessa R Crawford, Masonic Temple of Petersburg, 1004 Halifax Street, Petersburg, VA 23803. Proceeds to benefit Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter.

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May 2019


43rd Anniversary Open House

May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for our 43rd Anniversary Open House! Wednesday, May 1, 3:00 – 6:00 pm for tours, activities, drinks and snacks

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Mandala Sand Painting at VMFA

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - May 5 @ 5:00 pm

(May 2: noon-6 pm, May 3-5: 10 am-5pm) From May 2–5, Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery will construct a sand mandala and perform music and dance ceremonies to celebrate the opening of VMFA’s latest exhibition Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment. The mandala will be swept away in a closing ceremony on May 3.

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14th Annual ASK 5K & Fun Walk

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Richmond’s most inspiring, cancer-fighting 5K! The ASK 5K & Fun Walk is a celebration of the strength and courage of children with cancer and their families here in Central Virginia. Your participation in the 14th Annual Walk helps to make life better for local children with cancer from the moment of diagnosis through treatment and beyond!

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Annual Celebration and Bowling Event

May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Robin’s Hope Trauma Recovery Center is celebrating one year of service with a bowling event and raffle. Join us at Bowl America on Hull Street May 4th from 1 to 4pm! Ticket includes 3 games of bowling and shoe rental for one person. Register online at www.robinshope.com

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$245 – $275

VSAE 2019 Annual Conference

May 5 - May 7

VSAE’s Annual Conference is Virginia’s premier educational conference for association professionals. The theme for this year’s conference is, “People, Process & Performance.” It is scheduled for Sunday, May 5 through Tuesday, May 7, and will be hosted by The Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, VA . The conference attracts nearly 200 attendees from all over the Commonwealth. In addition to association executives, the conference draws meeting planners, hoteliers, and other suppliers to the association management industry. This year’s opening…

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Go Golf For The Kids 2019

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Go Golfing for the Kids is the annual golf tournament for Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services. This event takes place in Chesterfield, VA at The Golf Club at the Highlands. This event is more than just a golf tournament. As former board member, Eric Thompson said “Having the opportunity, like the golf tournament, to share this tradition of support and giving has been a great format in which I’ve been able to include my parents as well as my children.” If…

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Nothing is Stronger than the Heart of a Volunteer

May 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

A celebration of Art for the Journey’s volunteers and the time and talent they have given to our mission and programs.

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June 2019


United Way Steps to Success Awards

June 11 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am

United Way is pleased to announce the first annual United Way Steps to Success Awards, which will take place in conjunction with United Way’s Board of Directors’ Annual Meeting. At this awards ceremony, United Way will celebrate a year of success and impact, while recognizing the important role that outstanding individuals and partner organizations have played in supporting United Way’s efforts in the region. This event will also be a great opportunity to learn about the breadth of United Way’s…

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September 2019


Better Housing Coalition’s 30th Anniversary Celebration

September 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate 30 years of changing lives and transforming communities through high-quality, affordable housing. Our celebratory luncheon will include keynote speaker Wes Moore, CEO of Robin Hood and best-selling author of “The Other Wes Moore”; recognize Maurice Jones of LISC as our Groundbreaker Award winner; and feature a panel of affordable housing expects including Wes Moore, Maurice Jones, BHC’s CEO Greta Harris, and new CEO of NeighborWorks America, Marietta Rodriguez. Tickets are $75 each; $85 after August…

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Jacob’s Ladder Oyster Tasting, the 6th Annual

September 23 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

SAVE the date for Sunday afternoon at Merrior Restaurant eating artisan oysters raised and harvested by the Rappahannock River Oyster Co. with beer, wine, and stew. Sunday, September 23, 2019; 3-5 pm, rain or shine.

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Richmond Autism Speaks Walk

September 28 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Autism Speaks Walk is the world’s largest autism fundraising event dedicated to improving the lives of people with autism. Powered by the love of parents, grandparents, siblings, friends, relatives, and supporters, the funds raised help ensure people of all abilities have access to the tools needed to lead ‘their best lives’. The commitment of individuals like you plays a critical role in raising the funding needed to fuel innovative research and lifelong supports and services. Working together, there is no…

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October 2019


Run To The River

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

An 8K X-Country Run and 1 Mile Family Fun Run to support the Neighborhood Resource Center. Calling all Runners, Walkers, Volunteers and enthusiastic Cheerleaders to come out and participate in NRC’s largest fundraiser of the year. Halloween festival post-race party with race awards, and also including awesome home-cooked food, face painting, pumpkin painting, costume parade, and so much more. Zombie Zone along the race course— fun will be had by all!!!

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54th Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards Dinner

October 28 @ 5:45 pm - October 29 @ 9:00 pm

Since 1963, the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities has presented Humanitarian Awards annually to one or more persons. The Humanitarian Awards Dinners honor individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to the promotion of respect and understanding among people of diverse racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. On occasion, local corporations or organizations are also recognized with the Distinguished Merit Citation Award for their efforts in making Virginia’s communities more inclusive. In addition to honoring outstanding community members, the Humanitarian Awards Dinners…

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