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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. College education is not required for any of these positions. Neighborhood Resource Center is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and equity in the…

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,…

Computer Lab Available By Appointment

In July 2020, NRC launched an outdoor mobile computer lab with our “cart on wheels.”  This allows for safe social distancing to ensure the safety of our staff and community members. The use of the outdoor computer lab is subject to weather conditions. It does not operate in the rain or cold. Please reach out…

NRC Launches A Paid Apprenticeship Program

We are launching a paid apprenticeship program in our Food & Outreach program and are hiring for a kitchen assistant apprentice. Each apprentice will complete an 80-hour program over the course of a month. Successful completion will result in a job placement at a local restaurant. We are focusing on hiring individuals that live in…