Stories

At the Robins Foundation, we work to inspire solutions to society’s greatest challenges. This type of work requires partnering with people and organizations throughout the region who share the same experiences and passions that drive each of us in our work. It is our “why”.

Here you’ll find the stories from our staff, board, partnering nonprofits and community leaders about those experiences – the ones that fuel our passion to help children and families.

Helping to Create a More Inclusive Virginia

A story by Jessica Hawthorne, Director of Programs for Virginia Center for  Inclusive Communities (VCIC). VCIC is working to help create a more inclusive Virginia. FromJessica’s story we learn how sometimes necessary conversations are uncomfortable, but they can lead to great learning and growth. Students are recruited from all over the state to attend a…

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