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Never Stop Learning – Discover California Community Colleges

Aug 20, 2021

JCYC and the Richmond Neighborhood Center, as community partners, value the impact that post-secondary education can have on student success! Community college is a great path to discover a career, earn a certificate or learn new job skills. If you or someone you know may be interested, please visit now to apply to learn about […]

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Support Black Communities in the Bay Area

Jul 9, 2020

In the wake of George Floyd’s murder and the subsequent uprising across the country, we have been inspired to see many people giving material support to the Black Lives Matter movement and Black communities. The Richmond Neighborhood Center’s staff compiled this list of Bay Area-specific nonprofits, activist organizations, and other causes to which we as […]

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Justice for George Floyd

Jun 5, 2020

All of us at The Richmond Neighborhood Center are saddened and angered by the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, David McAtee, Ahmaud Arbery, and Sean Monterrosa. Their deaths at the hands of police and white supremacists are the latest in a long line of atrocities resulting from systemic anti-Black racism in the […]

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Giving Tuesday Now

How to Support the Richmond District this #GivingTuesdayNow

May 5, 2020

Today is #GivingTuesdayNow: a day of global action for giving in response to COVID-19. As a neighborhood center, we are part of the vibrant fabric that makes up our neighborhood and our city, including other community-based organizations and local businesses. Because we could all use a boost during this time, we’ve put together a guide full of […]

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Thank You for Helping Us Raise $49,093 This Holiday Season!

Jan 7, 2020

We’re incredibly grateful to announce that we nearly doubled our year-end Give Local campaign’s original fundraising goal, raising a total of $49,093 in gifts and pledges in the month of December! What a way to ring in our 40th year! Thank you so much to all of our supporters, volunteers and participants for making this possible. […]

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A Look Back at Our 2019 Weekend Art Workshops

Jun 10, 2019

Each weekend during the school year, our Multicultural Children’s Art Program (MCAP) hosts free Weekend Art Workshops that introduce elementary school youth to a wide variety of artistic techniques and styles from around the world. The program also hosts a week-long Spring Break Camp and an annual MCAP Faire at the end of the school […]

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A Special Thank You to Burke’s School

Oct 25, 2018

The Katherine Delmar Burke School is a longtime partner of The Richmond Neighborhood Center, providing not only financial support and sponsorship but also indispensable volunteer work with many of our programs. It was a group of dedicated Burke’s parents that helped the Neighborhood Center create the Home-Delivered Groceries program in 2014 to connect neighbors with […]

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A Special Thank You to Harvest

Oct 23, 2018

Since early 2018, Harvest has been a generous supporter of The Richmond Neighborhood Center’s programs. As a local business that is committed to giving back to the Richmond community, their team has gone above and beyond their own fundraising, helping us increase our corporate sponsorship network and build relationships that will support our work for […]

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National Senior Citizens Day

Sep 27, 2018

For this year’s National Senior Citizens Day—originally observed on the anniversary of the Social Security Act of 1935—The Richmond Neighborhood Center hosted a community celebration honoring our senior neighbors!

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Wine on the Westside

Sep 27, 2018

Tickets are now available for this year’s Wine on the Westside fundraiser! Join your friends and neighbors at La Promenade Cafe on October 18 for an evening of wine, a taste of the Richmond’s most delectable food, and live music…

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