Announcement from our Friends at Richmond Memorial Health Foundation – New Fellowships on Equity and Health in Richmond Region

Announcement from our Friends at Richmond Memorial Health Foundation – New Fellowships on Equity and Health in Richmond Region For senior leaders from nonprofit organizations or local government in the Richmond Region that are deeply committed to reducing health disparities and increasing equity. www.equityandhealth.org RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond Memorial Health Foundation (RMHF) is launching an Equity and Health Fellowship…

It’s Baaaaaaack!

It’s Baaaaaaack! We are in the final planning stages to launch our third annual Lora M. And E. Claiborne Robins Community Innovation Grant. $500,000 is on the line for the winning proposal!  Got a big idea? Think you can solve one of Richmond’s most pressing challenges with your big idea? Have a bunch of friends…

2016 Lora M. & E. Claiborne Robins Community Innovation Grant Opens August 1!

2016 Lora M. & E. Claiborne Robins Community Innovation Grant Opens August 1!  $500,000 grant will support collaborative and innovative solutions to community challenges in Richmond region  Applications for the third annual Lora M. and E. Claiborne Robins Community Innovation Grant (CIG), will be available beginning August 1.  The Foundation will award $500,000 to innovative, collaborative…

Welcome Tracie Mooneyham

Join us in celebrating the arrival of our newest staff member, Tracie Mooneyham, Coordinator of Special Projects. Tracie will be responsible for coordinating details of all Foundation events, communications and grants management. Tracie comes to us from Randolph-Macon College (RMC) (BA 2016) and our own internship program. Robins has had a relationship with the summer internship program at RMC for several years, but we never placed an intern from the program into our own offices. That changed last summer…

The Education Continuum – 2016 Focus Area Grants

This year, Travel + Leisure ranked Richmond # 3 on its Best Places to Travel list, and National Geographic included our region on its list of Where to Travel for Food in 2016. But where you won’t find Richmond is on the list of the best public school systems in America. That’s why we’re renewing and expanding our focus to support the education continuum on the micro and macro levels here in RVA.