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GRIPHarmonyWalk

GRIP Needs Walkers and Runners for Homeless Fundraiser

The Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) has opened registration for its 28th Annual GRIP Harmony Walk & 5K Race Presented by Chevron. Interested walkers and runners may sign up online at http://gripharmonywalk.teamraiseeasy.com/.This year’s event will [...]
Kevin and Elizabeth Costello

2014 Artists of Residence Chosen for Stockton is Magnificent

Each year the Celebrate Stockton is Magnificent Arts Committee selects an artist in residence to represent the talent of the community for the annual event. This selection is based on a commitment from the individual [...]
mural in progress

Allen Temple, 67 Sueños Create “Black and Brown Unity” Mural

Youth of Allen Temple and Iglesia Bautista de Allen Temple partnered with the youth of 67 Sueños to plan and paint a mural entitled “Black and Brown Unity“, which is on the 86th Avenue Wall [...]
Left to right: Marc Calloway ,Eric Cobbs, Catherine Holt (Rohr), Rev. Dr. Roy Wilford, Keith Warren and Londale Walton.
Photo by Adam L. Turner.

Formerly Incarcerated Men & Women Look to “Transform Their Hustle” Prison Is No Barrier to Owning a Business

The Defy Ventures defiant headline “Transform your Hustle” recruitment campaign registered big time with those who have done time for crimes. Catherine Hoke (Rohr), founder and CEO of Defy Ventures, challenged more than 60 formerly [...]
Youth from the Richmond police Activities League at the Chevronsponsored baseball clinic with the A's.

Chevron and Oakland A’s Host Baseball Clinic for Children

Chevron and the Oakland A’s teamed up to host a youth baseball clinic with local children at Richmond’s Martin Luther King Park. The event was designed to generate excitement for education – especially science, technology, [...]