Author: Breanne

A life well lived…

“The purpose of life is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson A longtime friend of NRC Fulton, Sherry Krouse, passed away on May 5, 2022. In many cultures, there is a belief that when a…

Graphic shows Anthony in black and white meditating while seated. Photo in the lower left shows people surrounding the NRC Marquee with text that says "Welcome Project Yoga Richmond." Text relevant to the class is listed in the body of the rest of the blog post.

Richmond Nonprofits Unite to Launch Affordable Neighborhood Yoga Class

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Richmond Nonprofits Unite to Launch Affordable Neighborhood Yoga Class Richmond, VA – Two nonprofits have joined together to launch a weekly community yoga class in the Fulton Hill neighborhood. The purpose is to provide neighborhood residents with an approachable and affordable opportunity to center themselves, stretch, and build physical and mental resilience…

Curious about how our coaching works? Check this out!

Do you have dreams that you want to accomplish? NRC WORKS can help with that! We offer one-to-one and group coaching for our neighbors that live in the 23231 Zip Code (Greater Fulton and Montrose.) We created this infographic that shares the roadmap to success that we use in our financial opportunity center coaching. All…

Your Donations Changed Lives

When we say your donations are life changing, we really mean it. Our 2021 Year In Review provides more information about how donors like you sustained us and Greater Fulton. Thanks to you, we are all connected.

Celebrating Graduation and Next Steps!

Our latest Receptionist Apprentice graduated today! Jasmine has worked with us for the last three months, learning all about being a receptionist. Our receptionist apprenticeship program is three-months long and includes on-the-job training focused on customer service, supporting our neighbors in Greater Fulton. Jasmine learned about all office functions and even helped us with a…

NRC Is Hiring–Join Our Team!

We are excited to announce that we are currently hiring for a few positions at NRC! We hope that you’ll find a job that interests you and that you’ll apply. Neighborhood Resource Center is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and equity in the workplace. We strongly encourage those who reflect the communities we…

Help Us Look Forward for Fulton!

Thanks to many generous donors, Greater Fulton families received expanded resources, including better access to food and they were sustained through 2020. However, 2021 brings continued challenges. Our neighbors continue to face significant economic challenges that have only become even more pronounced during the pandemic. Nearly every resource from banking to government services are now…

Update On Garber Street Community Garden

Expansion of food justice for Greater Fulton community members is one of the Neighborhood Resource Center’s core values. In keeping with this, NRC Fulton has supported a community garden located at Garber Street on a City of Richmond lot since 2018. At its initial founding, the Garber Street Community Garden was intended to be a…

A Tribute To Our Donors

We know that this year has been challenging for everyone. As we reflect back on 2020, we are most thankful for the support of our donors. We realize that without them, NRC Fulton might not have survived to help Greater Fulton community members. It is for this reason that we pay tribute to our donors…

Neighborhood Assistance Program Credits

VIRGINIA TAX CREDITS AVAILABLE! Neighborhood Resource Center is a Virginia Neighborhood Assistance Program-approved organization. ABOUT NAP Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) Tax Credit: The purpose of the Virginia Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) is to encourage businesses, trusts and individuals to make donations to approved nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations for the benefit of low-income persons. In return for their contributions,…