A Community Based Approach to Managing the Impact of COVID-19

Investing in Neighborhood Leadership

RVA Thrives We believe in investing in our future by investing in our children. Together with our families, community, neighbors, and partners like RVA Thrives, we are working towards just and equitable opportunities for all Richmonders. The goal of RVA Thrives is to work with neighbors along the Jefferson Davis Corridor so they take greater…

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The Bridge – COVID-19 Response Through and Equity Lens

On the latest episode of the podcast, The Bridge, Robert Dortch, Robins’ Vice President of Program and Community Innovation joins Southeastern Council of Foundations (SECF) President & CEO Janine Lee for a conversation addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and nationwide calls for racial equity and justice in the wake of the murder of George Floyd. Also…

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One Child At a Time

Children’s Home Society of Virginia We believe every child deserves a chance – to thrive, be healthy, grow stronger and succeed. And to do this, children need equitable opportunities in housing, health and education. Children’s Home Society of Virginia believes this too. They understand that children have a better chance at success when they have…

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MISSION: To lead transformational change in the greater Richmond community by listening, learning, and engaging through innovative philanthropy that inspires solutions to society’s greatest challenges.

VISION: The Robins Foundation will advance the greater Richmond community through strategic partnerships, collaborations, and education, all of which will serve as a model for creating an environment of fairness and opportunity for everyone to thrive.

Our Funding Drivers
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Partnering with nonprofits, peers and community leaders to achieve measurable results.

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Leveraging innovative programs to drive policy and action to benefit the entire region.

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Welcoming and empowering all voices to create an environment of fairness and opportunity for everyone to thrive.


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