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Richmond City Community Schools Initiative

"Kickoff Event"

Saturday, November 22, 2014 -- Bellemeade Community Center

Bellmeade Community Center will be OPEN for this Saturday event

1800 Lynhaven Avenue, Richmond VA 23224 Map It

RCCS Kickoff Flyer (English)

En Español: Haga clic aquí para el aviador de evento (Spanish)

You are invited to join Mayor Dwight C. Jones as he launches the Richmond City Community Schools Initiative (RCCS) on Saturday, November 22, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Bellemeade Community Center. The RCCS is an exciting project that focuses on achieving student success by organizing community resources to build both strong schools and strong communities. The RCCSs are vibrant community “hubs” that will address the comprehensive needs of children and their families.

Come out to learn more about the RCCS initiative.

You and your family will also be able to engage in activities such as:

✓ Free Health Screenings
✓ Zumba and Line Dance
✓ Football Drills
✓ Laser Tag

This event is free to the public. You don’t want to miss it!


Vendors include organizations such as:

Bon Secours Richmond Health System
Humankind-Ways to Work
Friends of the Community
Groundwork RVA
Jencare Neighborhood Medical Centers
New Generations Federal Credit Union
OAR of Richmond, Inc.
United Network of Organ Sharing (UNOS)
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA)
Richmond Grows Gardens
Richmond Raiders
Richmond Redevelopment & Housing Authority (RRHA)
The Faces of Hope
Va GrandDriver
Youth Excel and Advancement, LLC
Virginia Cooperative Extension
YMCA of Greater Richmond

City of Richmond partners:

Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities
Department of Social Services
Neighbor to Neighbor
Office of Multicultural Affairs
Office on Aging & Persons with Disabilities
Richmond Public Library
Richmond Public Schools
Richmond City Health District


Richmond City Community Schools Kickoff is FREE and open to everyone!


The event is Saturday, November 22, 2014 and runs from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer for the Richmond City Community Schools Initiative Kickoff at the Neighbor To Neighbor Website


For more information, contact Keisha Smith at (804) 646-0586 or email:

RCCS Kickoff Sponsored by:

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