Charles Fitzgerald is nearing completion of his third year as an Embrace Richmond AmeriCorps member. His impact on both the Embrace Richmond team as well as his contributions to the community have been significant. Charles has established two recovery houses and helped more than a dozen chronically homeless men find permanent affordable housing. Charles has also helped more than a dozen at-risk individuals maintain their homes by securing emergency assistance or by finding employment. However, Charles greatest gift to is his infectious smile and his ability to make us all laugh. Click below to hear more about Charles role with Embrace Richmond directly from Charles.
Embrace Richmond is non-profit helping non-profits, congregations and governmental agencies across the Greater Richmond Region become more asset-based in their community development efforts. We do this by providing training and coaching in Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD). ABCD builds on the gifts, talents and passions of neighborhood residents and strengthens communities from the inside out.