On Monday, November 21st, Richmond Rotarians provided support to RCF Connects’ distribution of 1,000 turkeys to community organizations for distribution to their local families in need. The turkeys were provided by Hilco Redevelopment Partners. Happy Thanksgiving !Continue reading →
Glo’s Independent Living, Richmond Rotarian Tiffany Powell, Ya-NEEMA Healing Circle & Supportive Services, and Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church are partnering to host dinner to our beloved unhoused community. Serving a traditional Thanksgiving meal prepared by Sister Chef Rashida Graves Ha’Shidas Mobile Kitchen and Catering! Along with dinner, there will be Community Resources onsite: free hair cuts, free showers, music, games, warm clothing, hygiene bags, and much more.
If you’d like to donate a coat, sweater, gloves, hats or scarves for men, women or children or a hygiene bag, reach out to Tiffany by email.Continue reading →
On Friday, November 11, Andrea Portillo-Knowles, Ronnie Mills and Tiffany Powell became members. A huge welcome to them!!Continue reading →
Monday, November 21st
Betty Geishirt-Cantrell, from RCF Connects, is looking for volunteers to assist with a Turkey Distribution (similar to what we supported last year). There are two shifts available:
12:45-3:00pm | First shift and
3:00-4:30pm | Second shift
Booker T Anderson Community Center Parking Lot, 960 South 47th Street, Richmond
Please email Don Lau if you are willing to help and which shift or shifts you can support so he can let Betty know who to expect. Let him know if you have any questions.Continue reading →
Friday, Nov. 18
This Friday Richmond Rotarian Menbere Akilu will tell us about the biggest and perhaps the most exciting international project for our club is funding the construction of a kitchen at Menbere’s school for girls in Debre Markos, Ethiopia.