Thursday September 27th, 2018
Saturday September 29th, 2018
Give a Day RVA is back again, this time featuring over 35 organizations for you to choose from across RVA, including the Children’s Museum of Richmond, Shalom Farms, the YMCA, and dozens more. Join hundreds of others in a unified day of service by engaging in gardening, painting, building, cleaning, assembling, and more! To see a full list of volunteer sites and to sign up today, click here!
October 18-19th, 2018
Mission Tomorrow is once again being held at the Richmond Raceway, serving over 12,000 8th graders in the RVA region. Over 140 businesses will convene to show our students what their future could be, and help them plan for it. If you want to volunteer, visit HandsOnRVA here!
We are once again partnering with The Valentine for the Controversy/History speaker series. Below is a draft of the topics and dates of the events over the next few months.
- Nov 6th, 2018 | 6-8 pm – Education: Segregation Then & Now
- Historic debate: Segregation/ integration
- Contemporary debate: Re-segregation/ school districting
- Dec 4th, 2018 | 6-8 pm – James River: Commerce or Recreation?
- Historic debate: The Port of Richmond
- Contemporary debate: Industrial growth vs. recreational use
- Jan 8th, 2019 | 6-8 pm – Workforce Preparation: Race & Labor
- Historic debate: Enslaved labor and the building of Richmond
- Contemporary debate: The skills gap, workforce prep and racial disparity
- Feb 5th, 2019 | 6-8 pm – Healthy Community: Disease & Disparity
- Historic debate: 1918 flu, racial disparities/access
- Contemporary debate: HIV/AIDS, racial disparities/acess
- April 2nd 2019 | 6-8 pm – A Tale of Two Cities: Richmond or RVA?
Check out the CRC Events Calendar for all events sponsored by the CRC, or
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