Nonprofits Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond, a regional school readiness initiative, recently received a $180,000 grant from the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation. The funds will benefit early learning opportunities for Richmond children. The YWCA has announced this year’s Outstanding Women Awards honorees, which include Hope Armstrong Erb of the Greater Richmond Children’s Choir; Lakshmi Challa of… Read more »
The area YMCA picks a new chair and board members, a nonprofit that helps wheelchair users play golf gets a funding boost, the VMFA lands another big corporate sponsor and a local real estate groups names the Realtor of the Year.
More than $1 million, plus food, clothing and bicycles are donated to local charities, several hospitals receive designations, and lawyers, PR professionals, sports teams and Realtors are recognized.
Hollywood Cemetery begins work on new river overlooks; hospitals, law firms and local businesses receive national recognition; and companies raise money for a variety of nonprofits.
Several nonprofits launch fundraising programs, grocery stores, restaurants and breweries open, and lawyers and real estate agents are recognized.
Announcements, awards and other news in local real estate, law, nonprofits, healthcare and more.
U.S. News & World Report ranks a local hospital the best in the state, an attorney launches a new immigration practice, a new Short Pump store is hiring 100 people, and the group organizing the upcoming bike race lands big partnerships.
Bon Secours and its hospitals bring in new awards and certifications, VCU’s upcoming Institute for Contemporary Art receives a $1 million donation, and a local accounting firm donates 8,000 cans of food.
The UCI Road World Championships names its official charity, VCU is awarded $10 million and local law organizations receive recognition and grants.
Local individuals are recognized for their work in tech, business, law and accounting. VCU gets a $2.3 million grant, local companies make large donations to nonprofits and a Carytown grocer raises its minimum wage.