My journey with Embrace Richmond: From resident-leader to Executive Director of Ignite Richmond

My journey with Embrace Richmond: From resident-leader to Executive Director of Ignite Richmond

My name is Kevin Starlings. I have been a resident of Richmond for over 30 years and grew up in the Brookland Park area. As a father, business owner, music educator and community organizer, I am devoted to restoring democracy at the grassroots level and energizing...
First Dream Catcher Grant Awarded!!!

First Dream Catcher Grant Awarded!!!

Embrace Richmond has awarded Chester United Methodist Church with our first Summer 2015 Dream Catcher Grant. As a graduate of the Embrace Richmond Mission Shift training, Chester UMC was eligible for a $500 grant toward their summer Dream Catchers project in...
Dream Catcher Grants

Dream Catcher Grants

Last year, Embrace Richmond piloted a community listening project that engaged local youth in the community development process. These local youth conducted 50 surveys of their neighbors and documented the gifts, talents and dreams of the neighbors they met. At the...