Nonprofits

Nonprofits shed some paperwork

A Richmond organization that links volunteers with local charities is offering a system that streamlines nonprofits costly and cumbersome background check process.

Foundation looks to “feed the Byrd”

The foundation that owns the Byrd Theatre has a long list of repairs it hopes to fund through a $5 million fundraising effort.

Nonprofit seeks to polish its image

A local nonprofit that operates a former downtown hotel as a hospital guest house has hired a local marketing agency to revive its brand.

New properties on the map for nonprofits

An update to state law has widened the pool of tax-delinquent properties that the city can sell to nonprofits. The change has organizations like Habitat for Humanity eyeing some of the hundreds of new properties for potential use in low-income housing projects.

Give me liberty … and a new paint job

The St. John’s Church Foundation is raising money to restore the space where Patrick Henry rallied Virginians to join the Revolutionary War. The foundation has already secured about a third of the $324,000 repairs.

Saving history does not come cheap

Monumental Church – built on the site of a tragic, 1811 theater fire that killed at least 72 people – is marking its 200th anniversary this year and is in the midst of renovations to enhance and restore the historic structure.