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Building a Case for Hope

Michele Jones, co-owner of Pasture Restaurant in Richmond and Charlottesville, knows a thing or two about moving households. Michele moved frequently as a child, and at one point had a fear of growing up...

Impact 100 Grant Provides Catalyst for Exciting Change in Emergency Housing

 From communal to private, from survival to self-relianceThe YWCA of Richmond is transforming the way it delivers emergency shelter to women and children who are escaping violent homes -- providing a broader escape route...

Thanks and Giving: Heroes in RVA

Have you considered supporting the St. Jude Give Thanks.Walk right here in Richmond on November 23rd?They make it easy to help – and registration is free!Then fundraise!St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a place...

$100,000 for the “Big Give” is Underway

IMPACT 100's third annual "Big Give" is underway.Four local non-profits serving women and children will compete for a $100,000 grant.  The grant comes from local women from all walks of life who pool their resources each year to help...

Midwives for Haiti

Are you looking for a way to support our friends at Midwives for Haiti? Consider attending the Colors of Haiti Art Benefit Show at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. The show starts...

Safe Harbor Cocktail Party Raises Over $15,000

Thanks again Richmond - for supporting Safe Harbor through the annual cocktail party. What an awesome response! Safe Harbor’s Annual Cocktail Party raised over $15,000 to support the agency’s work assisting those surviving sexual and...

Connor Cures: Help Raise Funds for Pediatric Cancer Research

Little Baby Connor died a year ago from pediatric cancer after a heroic fight for his tiny life. He was just 6 months old. You can read about his story here.The following excerpt is...

Teens Volunteer to Make Friends at Friendship Circle of Virginia

There are fantastic therapies and school programs for children with disabilities, but we can't overlook the power of interacting with peers of all abilities. That's what Friendship Circle is all about: Building friendships and...
Children’s Hospital Foundation Four Mile Fun Run

Children’s Hospital Foundation Four Mile Fun Run – Run to Make a Difference

The Jackson family—Mike, Jamie, Carter, and Brayden—have made the Children’s Hospital Foundation Four Mile Fun Run an annual tradition. Since 2014, they have recruited family and friends to join “Team Carter” and participate in...

Dogs on Call Making Earth Day Deliveries

There is no question that a little quality time with a furry friend can turn a bad day into a good one.  For a sick child in the hospital, a visit from a dog...

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