From the Director: We Are Expanding!

This past January, our board began a strategic planning process.   Through that process, it became clear that our shared desire was to expand the number of neighborhoods benefiting from an asset based community development approach. This desire led us into a season of prayer that ultimately led us to the season we are in now…

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What a Year! What’s Next?

Dear Friends, We want to thank all of you who have prayed for, served alongside and provided financial support to Embrace Richmond and the local leaders we support.  It costs an average of $5,000 to launch each neighborhood initiative Embrace supports.  In 2013 Embrace supported more than twenty on-going community initiatives. Our goal is to…

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Question of the Week: How did we get here?

Corey Fields, Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church Topeka, interviewed Wendy for his i3 vodcast. For the next several weeks we’ll be showing pieces of the interview to help us learn a little about Asset Based Community Development. This week, we’re focusing on Wendy’s story.

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