resettlement agencies

church world Service

Church World Service is a faith-based organization transforming communities around the globe through just and sustainable responses to hunger, poverty, displacement, and disaster.

 

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Commonwealth Catholic Charities 

Commonwealth Catholic Charities is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to alleviating human suffering and restoring hope, dignity, and opportunities to Virginia’s residents since 1923.

 

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International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future.

 

education

University of richmond summer fellowships program

Through eight different programs, UR Summer Fellowships offer students the opportunity to pursue the research or internship experience that best complements their academic pursuits — in any field of endeavor and in any part of the world.

 

VCU Globe program

VCU Globe: A Global Education Living-Learning Community at Virginia Commonwealth University prepares students to navigate within and between global communities at home and abroad and in professional and personal contexts.  Students are exposed to the impact of global migration and become more aware of globalization's role in the lives of people around the world. Students expand their knowledge, identity, and impact as global citizens, and develop their leadership skills in global education and in their academic majors.

 

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THE VISUAL ARTS CENTER OF RICHMOND

The Visual Arts Center of Richmond engages the community in the creative process through the visual arts. We believe there is a creative spirit in all of us that nourishes our humanity and enriches our society. We foster a creative culture that encourages people of all backgrounds and skill levels to explore, participate and experiment in the visual arts.

 

health + wellness

association of physicians of pakistani descent of north america (APPNA)

APPNA is a non-profit professional association of Pakistani physicians dedicated to participation in medical relief and charitable activities in Pakistan and in North America. 

 

crossover Healthcare ministry

We are called to provide high quality healthcare, promote wellness, and connect community talents and resources with people in need in the name of Jesus Christ.

 

Humble Haven Yoga

Humble Haven Yoga offers heated and unheated yoga classes, yoga teacher education, and wellness programs through their studio located in the downtown Richmond neighborhood Shockoe Slip, and through community outreach programs and partnerships.

 

tuckahoe family ymca

The YMCA's Tuckahoe location hosts ReEstablish Richmond's annual World Refugee Day Community Resource Fair.

 

Faith communities

islamic center of virginia

ICVA is a non-profit , tax-exempt (501c) organization located in Richmond, Virginia, serving the needs of the Central Virginia Muslim community.

 

tabernacle baptist church

TBC strives to make a difference in their neighborhood, country, and world through faithful use of time, talents, resources, and location.

 

Temple beth-el

Temple Beth-El is a vibrant Synagogue in Richmond's museum district.  Its purpose is to lead people into growing relationships with Jewish community, wisdom, and practice that help them thrive intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually and that inspire them to build a more compassionate, just, and peaceful world.

 

westminster presbyterian church

WPC seeks to develop and support local, national, and international mission projects which help us live out our mission to be Reaching Out with Christ to an Ever-Changing World. 

 

driving schools

a metropolitan driving school

AM offers the Metro-Richmond area a driving school that provides a clean, safe learning environment while delivering the best in teaching.

 

be safe driving school

Be Safe Driving School offers driving courses for teens and adults and has been certifying safe drivers since opening in 2008. 

 

Colonial driving school

Started in 1980, Colonial Driving School provides a DMV and court approved driver improvement course, driver’s education classes, behind the wheel training, and a 3 fail course. Our experienced instructors work hard to make you feel comfortable while providing relevant and helpful instruction!


Community-Based Organizations 

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African Community Network

The African Community Network of Greater Richmond, Virginia (ACN) is a nonprofit 501c3 organization based in the City of Richmond.  We provide resources, support and empowerment to the African community in the Greater Richmond area and abroad in the areas of education, economic development, health, advocacy and social and cultural exchanges.


alcansa 

Alcansa Relief works to provide essential needs to individuals and people groups in distressed areas of the world.

 

Bhutanese community of greater richmond

BCGR offers ESL and citizenship classes, tutoring, and career advancement, as well as promoting the Bhutanese community and culture.

 

city oasis

City Oasis connects immigrants, refugees, asylum seekers, and international students with resources and services.

 

The Community Foundation

The Community Foundation serves and inspires people to build philanthropy for our region and engage in our community.

 

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VIRGINIA CENTER FOR INCLUSIVE COMMUNITIES

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities works with schools, businesses, and communities to achieve success through inclusion.

 

businesses

global painting

Global Painting is a licensed and insured residential and commercial painting company serving the greater Richmond area.

 

Hardywood park craft brewery

Hardywood Brewery was founded in Richmond, VA, with additional operations in Charlottesville and Goochland.

 

one little world

One Little World is based in Richmond, VA and sells hand-made, fair-trade, earth-kind products from around the world.