BROADWATER

In the Broadwater community Embrace Richmond is supporting Chester United Methodist Church in their community development efforts.

In 2015 we are helping to launch the following resident-led initiatives:

Young Leaders Program – Launched Fall 2015

Broadwater United Neighborhood Action Team – Launched Fall 2015

Dream Catcher Project – Summer 2015

 

 

SHADY HILL

In the Shady Hill community Embrace Richmond is supporting the Cornerstone Revitalization Center in their community development efforts.

In 2015 we are helping to launch the following resident-led initiatives:

Shady Hill Neighborhood Action Team – Launched Fall 2015

Dream Catcher Project – Summer 2015

 

 

2015: Our Most Impactful Year

2015: Our Most Impactful Year

As we reflect on this past year, the word that comes to mind is impactful. At the beginning of 2015, we were engaged in asset-based community development efforts in two neighborhoods. At the end of 2015, we are blessed to be supporting efforts in seven neighborhoods...

Filled to Overflowing, Together

Filled to Overflowing, Together

On the last Tuesday evening before public school dismissed for summer, members of Chester United Methodist Church gathered with residents at the Broadwater public housing community for fun and fellowship and to launch the Library Box project. The church brought a...

A Wall of Gifts

A Wall of Gifts

By Essie Reinke On Monday, after a long afternoon of orientation and training, the Broadwater Community Dream Catchers Team of high school youth concluded our session by celebrating their gifts and talents. Part of their program this summer is to uncover the gifts and...

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...