IN THE NEWS

 

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities is increasingly sought out for thought leadership on issues of diversity and inclusion. 

VCIC publishes a print newsletter biannually providing periodic updates on our work and best practices. 

Here is a listing of recent press releases, articles, and mentions in the media:

VCIC Press Release | October 15, 2018
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gather to “Break the Cycle” of Bullying & Prejudice

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 12, 2018
‘We want to have a conversation with the community about diversity and inclusion’: Voices blend together in ‘Harmony’ Sunday night at Altria

VCIC Press Release | October 10, 2018
Richmond Public School Students to Gain Skills to Reduce Bullying & Stereotypes at Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | October 9, 2018
Community Invited to Come Together to “RVA Table Talk” Conversation on Ageism

The Marlin Chronicle | October 4, 2018
New Program Manager Coming Soon

The News Leader | October 3, 2018
Staunton Uneasy About Possible Aftermath of High School Name Debate

VCIC Press Release | October 1, 2018
VCIC Announces Recipients of 56th Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards

GayRVA | September 24, 2018
Diversity Richmond Holds Community Conversation to Address Racial Bias In the LGBTQ Community

qnotes | September 21, 2018
Southern Foundation Grants Top $3 Million

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 21, 2018
Pride and Prejudice in Richmond’s LGBTQ Community is Focus of Forum

The News Leader | September 14, 2018
A Decision on Robert E. Lee High School Name Necessary to Pursue Other Goals, Report Says

VCIC Press Release | September 11, 2018
E.C. Glass and Heritage High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

WHSV-TV3 | September 11, 2018
Report presented on R.E. Lee High School debate

WVIR-TV NBC29 | September 10, 2018
Staunton Community Discusses Report Results on Diversity within School System

The News Leader | September 10, 2018
Staunton School Board Hears Report on Diversity, Inclusion

Virginia Wesleyan University | September 3, 2018
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities to Open Satellite Office at VWU

The News Leader | September 1, 2018
Lee High Name, Diversity Study Results Expected Soon

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 10, 2018
What’s Changed Since Charlottesville’s Deadly Racism Rally? Not Nearly Enough. 

VCIC Press Release | July 24, 2018
Students from Across the State Gain Awareness of Diversity & Prejudice at Connections Institute

Augusta Free Press | July 12, 2018
Staunton School Board Chair on High School Name Review Process

Henrico Citizen | July 12, 1018
Henrico Educators Attend Inclusivity Retreat

The News Leader | July 12, 2018
Pride Came Through During Inclusiveness Listening Sessions

Metropolitan Educational Research Consortium | July 2018
Contexts of Cultural Diversity Professional Development in Schools

Henrico County Public Schools | July 10, 2018
Equity, Inclusive Classrooms the Focus as Henrico Schools Educators Attend Retreat

RVAHub | July 10, 2018
Equity, Inclusive Classrooms the Focus as Henrico Schools Educators Attend Retreat

WHSV-TV3 | July 10, 2018
Staunton Holds Listening Sessions on Possible R.E. Lee Name Change

WVIR-TV NBC29 | July 10, 2018
Staunton Community Engages in Debate over High School Name

WVIR-TV NBC29 | July 9, 2018
People in Staunton Speak Out on Robert E. Lee High School Name

Daily Press | July 7, 2018
12 years later, Tysingers Reflect on Changing LGBTQ Perspectives

CBS19 | June 26, 2018
Boys and Girls Clubs to Host Teen Summit

The News Leader | June 25, 2018
Decision on Lee High Name Could Come Later this Summer

Progress Newsletter | June 2018
Supporting Diversity & Inclusion at the READ Center

Trustbuilding | June 20, 2018
Richmond’s Journey of Healing

VCIC Press Release | June 20, 2018
Henrico County Administrators & Educators to Participate in VCIC Educational Equity Retreat

Richmond Times-Dispatch | June 19, 2018
In Blackwell, Rebuilding a Community Requires Building Relationships

VCIC Press Release | May 28, 2018
Community Iftar Dinner to Promote Unity and Solidarity

Richmond Free Press | May 27, 2018
2nd Annual Community Potluck Iftar

WSLS10 | May 24, 2018
What’s News Today: May 24, 2018

News Leader | May 18, 2018
Staunton School District Conducting Diversity Training Exercises

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 11, 2018
Editorial Wrap-up: Learning Still Important, School Superintendent Says

Jewish News | May 7, 2018
TJF Grants Support Wide Range of Projects for Local Agencies

VCIC Press Release | April 24, 2018
VCIC Announces Recipients of 51st Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards

Richmond Times-Dispatch | April 18, 2018
Standing up to Hate with the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Daily Press | April 14, 2018
Hampton University’s First Lady of 40 years honored

The Virginian-Pilot | April 1, 2018
Building Inclusion in an Age of Exclusion

Spark | Spring 2018
Collegiate Embraces Diversity and Inclusion

Henrico Citizen | March 28, 2018
Henrico County Public Schools Hires Equity and Diversity Director

WTVR CBS-6 | March 26, 2018
Henrico Hires School Equity and Diversity Director

Henrico County Public Schools | March 26, 2018
Henrico County Public Schools Hires Director to Oversee Equity and Diversity Efforts

The READ Center | March 21, 2018
READ Educators Participate in Diversity & Inclusion Training

Inside Business | March 9, 2018
Business Notes for the Week of March 19

VCIC Press Release | March 9, 2018
VCIC Names Dinner Chair for 51st Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

WSET ABC 13 | March 7, 2018
Local Students Participate in Program Aimed at Stopping Stereotypes

GayRVA.com | March 6, 2018
RVA Table Talk Got Us Talking About Sexual Orientation at Diversity Richmond

Jewish News | March 5, 2018
VCIC to honor William L. Nusbaum with Humanitarian Award

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 5, 2018
Full Metro Business Calendar for March 5

The Virginian-Pilot | March 4, 2018
Town Hall Discussion on Race Promotes Civil Discourse

Daily Press | March 4, 2018
50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

WHRV 89.5 | March 2, 2018
Another View “Race: Let’s Talk About It – Creating A More Civil Society”

Oyster Pointer | March 2018
Tidbits

Riverside Health System | February 26, 2018
Riverside Health System President and CEO William B. Downey Honored with Peninsula Humanitarian Award

Daily Press | February 25, 2018
50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Drucker + Falk | February 23, 2018
Wendy C. Drucker Honored at 50th Annual Peninsula Humanitarian Awards

Daily Press | February 22, 2018
Peninsula Humanitarians Recognized; Daily Press Honors its Citizen of the Year

Jewish News | February 18, 2018
William L. Nusbaum to Receive the Humanitarian Award

Jewish News | February 18, 2018
Ohef Sholom Temple Reaffirms Commitment to Social Justice Work

Jewish News | February 18, 2018
CRC, HUBB, and VCIC Present Marshall, Conclusion of Building Bridges Week

Daily Press | February 18, 2018
Newport News’ St. Vincent de Paul Volunteers Honored as Daily Press Citizen of the Year

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 16, 2018
On Same-Sex Marriage, Virginia Still Clings to Exclusion

Daily Press | February 11, 2018
50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | February 9, 2018
VCIC Announce Recipients of 54th Annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

WWBT NBC12 | February 8, 2018
Retiring HCPS Superintendent Says He’s Leaving School System in a Good Place

Williams Mullen | February 5, 2018
Bill Nusbaum Honored with Humanitarian Award by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Daily Press | February 4, 2018
50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | January 31, 2018
VCIC Announces Recipients of 50th Annual Peninsula Humanitarian Awards

VCIC Press Release | January 31, 2018
Scott D. Miller Named Chair of the 54th Annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Norfolk Academy | January 30, 2018
Harry Hjardemaal ’85 Teaches Appreciation Of Diversity Through His Personal Story

Daily Press | January 28, 2018
50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Daily Press | January 21, 2018
50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | January 12, 2018
Community Invited To Come Together To “RVA Table Talk” Conversations on Religion

VCIC Press Release | January 9, 2018
E.C. Glass and Heritage High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

The Virginian-Pilot | January 5, 2018
Network of Clergy Offers Week of Activities to Address Racial Matters as MLK Day Approaches

The Reflector | January 2018
Fighting Anti-Semitism

Style Weekly | December 26, 2017
2017 Richmonder of the Year: The Resistance

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 26, 2017
First African-American Nun to Serve as a Pastoral Coordinator, Sister Cora Marie Billings Continues to Serve

Daily Press | December 21, 2017
Worthy of the Honor

Leadership Metro Richmond Blog | December 13, 2017
Reaffirming My Professional Journey

Diversity Richmond | December 13, 2017
Diversity Funds Twelve Nonprofits This Year

WRIR 97.3 FM | December 13, 2017
WRIR Presents

WWBT-TV NBC 12 | December 11, 2017
Parents Want More Accountability from Schools after Short Pump Middle Incident

The Reflector | December 2017
Rabbi Dovid Asher Appointed to Governor’s New Commission

The Reflector | December 2017
A Weekend with Joshua Nelson, “Prince of Kosher Gospel” Dec. 8-10

Hampton City Schools | November 29, 2017
Students from Hampton High School and Phoebus High School to Participate in Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | November 28, 2017
Students from Hampton High School and Phoebus High School to Participate in Project Inclusion

Collegiate School | November 27, 2017
Embracing Diversity and Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | November 27, 2017
Gordon L. Gentry, Jr. And McKinley L. Price named Co-Chairs of the 50th Annual Peninsula Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Daily Press | November 21, 2017
Those Who Make Us Better

Leadership Metro Richmond Blog | November 21, 2017
Communities Need Constructive Conversation

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 13, 2017
Promoting Equity and Diversity is Everyone’s Job

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 11, 2017
Henrico Creates New Position, Task Force in Response to Short Pump Middle School Video

WTVR CBS-6 | November 10, 2017
Henrico Schools Seek Director to Lead Office of Equity and Diversity

Henrico Citizen | November 10, 2017
Henrico County Public Schools Creating Office of Equity and Diversity

Henrico County Public Schools | November 10, 2017
Henrico County Public Schools Creating Position to Oversee Equity and Diversity Efforts

WWBT-TV NBC 12 | November 9, 2017
Henrico School Leaders Unveil More Action Following Offensive Short Pump Video

VCIC Press Release | November 9, 2017
Richmond-Area High School Students Break Down Bullying at 8th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Longwood University | November 3, 2017
LCVA Exhibition Takes on Divisive Issues, Kicks off Four Months of Special Programming

AltDaily | November 2, 2017
Tonight: Mother of Murdered Charlottesville Activist to Join Talkback Panel at the Wells Theater

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 1, 2017
Notable Gifts

88.9 WCVE | November 1, 2017
Henrico Parents, Advocates Want More Conversations, Communication Following Locker Room Video

Daily Press | October 25, 2017
Peninsula Students Participate in Open Discussion on Bullying

Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools | October 25, 2017
High School Students Participate in Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | October 24, 2017
Community Invited to Come Together to “RVA Table Talk” Conversation on Race

VCIC Press Release | October 23, 2017
Wells Fargo Announces $50,000 Contribution to Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

VCIC Press Release | October 23, 2017
Peninsula-Area High School Students Break Down Bullying at 8th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

NBC29 WVIR | October 10, 2017
Staunton City Schools Has Plan to Address Diversity, Inclusiveness Concerns

WHSV TV-3 | October 10, 2017
Staunton School Board Approves New Diversity Plan

The News Leader | October 10, 2017
All Staunton Schools Employees to Receive Diversity, Inclusivity Training

Augusta Free Press | October 8, 2017
McAuliffe Announces First Meeting of Commonwealth Commission on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Office of the Governor | October 5, 2017
Governor McAuliffe Announces Membership and First Meeting of the Commonwealth Commission on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 2, 2017
Celebrating the 55th Humanitarian Awards in Richmond

Virginia Journal of Education | October 2017
Putting Out the Welcome Mat for ALL Students

Richmond BizSense | September 27, 2017
Newsbites: Noteworthy Tidbits for 9.27.17

VCIC Press Release | September 25, 2017
VCIC Announces Recipients of 55th Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards

The Virginian-Pilot | September 17, 2017
He was “a Hero in our Midst”: Religious Leaders Mourn Norfolk Imam

VCIC Press Release | September 15, 2017
Building a Just Richmond

The Virginian-Pilot | September 14, 2017
Imam Vernon Fareed, Prominent Norfolk Islamic leader, Dies at 63

The New Journal & Guide | September 13, 2017
1953-2017: Hampton Roads Mourns Passing Of Imam Vernon Fareed

Richmond Memorial Health Foundation | September 8, 2017
Lessons to Advance the Work

National Civic Review | September 2017
Building Trust in the Heart of Community

The Reflector | September 2017
Denial Screening at the Weinstein JCC, Oct 8

Union Presbyterian Seminary | August 31, 2017
Union President to Receive Humanitarian Award

Norfolk Academy | August 31, 2017
Opening Faculty Meetings Focus On “Creating A Just Society”

ConnectVA | August 30, 2017
RVA Community Fund for Standing Together Launches with Mini Grants for Nonprofits

Le Journal du Dimanche | August 28, 2017
Après Charlottesville, la Tension Reste Électrique au Sud des Etats-Unis

The Community Foundation Blog | August 18, 2017
Support for Charlottesville

Leadership Metro Richmond Blog | August 17, 2017
Charlottesville’s Call to Action

88.9 WCVE | August 17, 2017
Communities Seeks Ways to Unify and Build Resilience in Wake of Charlottesville iolence

The New Journal & Guide | August 17, 2017
There Is No Place For Hate In Virginia

Jewish Community Federation of Richmond | August 14, 2017
First They Came for Charlottesville

Tidewater Community College | August 14, 2017
In the Aftermath of Charlottesville Violence

VCIC Press Release | August 13, 2017
There is No Place for Hate in Virginia

Jewish News | August 11, 2017
Largest Number of Schools Ever Represented at a Holocaust Commission Educators’ Conference

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater | August 3, 2017
CRC, ADL, AJC, and VCIC Commend Cedar Point Country Club for Decisive Response to Anti-Semitic and Racist Vandalism

VCU News | August 2, 2017
Wanda S. Mitchell, Former Vice President for Inclusive Excellence, Dies at 57

Richmond Family Magazine | July 31, 2017
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities: Achieving Success Through Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | July 28, 2017
Students from Across the State Gain Awareness of Diversity & Prejudice at Connections Institute

Henrico County Public Schools | July 13, 2017
Henrico County Public Schools Educators Will Attend Retreat on Developing Inclusive Classrooms, Closing Gaps

Suffolk News-Herald | July 11, 2017
Foundation Gives $9,000 to Organizations

Jewish News | June 26, 2017
Words Matter: Now More Than Ever

Richmond Free Press | June 24, 2017
Personality: Malik and Annette Khan

88.9 WCVE | June 22, 2017
In Central Virginia, Ramadan Potlucks Build Bridges Between Faiths and Backgrounds

The Virginian-Pilot | June 15, 2017
The Right Time to Do What’s Right

Richmond Public Schools News Release | June 12, 2017
Three Richmond Public Schools to Participate in Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Annual Summer Training Retreat

ConnectVA | June 6, 2017
Creating An Inclusive Environment at Your Nonprofit: Ethnicity

Daily Press | June 5, 2017
SPARK Adds August Sessions

Virginia Talk Radio Network | June 3, 2017
The Weekend Show with Pattie Martin: Jonathan Zur

Lynchburg College | June 2, 2017
New Friendship Circle Plaque Commemorates Longtime Diversity and Inclusion Partnership

ConnectVA | May 24, 2017
Creating An Inclusive Environment at Your Nonprofit: Age

ConnectVA | May 17, 2017
Creating a More Inclusive Environment at Your Nonprofit: Barriers and Interventions for Ability Status

WSET ABC 13 | May 16, 2017
Heart of Virginia: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

VCIC Press Release | May 11, 2017
VCIC Announces Recipients of 50th Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards

WSLS10 | May 3, 2017
Lynchburg Names ‘Teacher of the Year’ at E.C. Glass High School

The News & Advance | May 2, 2017
English Educator Named Lynchburg’s Teacher of the Year

Jewish News | May 1, 2017
Holocaust Commission’s 13th Biennial Educators’ Conference

Federal Bureau of Investigation | April 28, 2017
Director’s Community Leadership Awards: Local Leaders Honored at FBI Headquarters

Richmond Times-Dispatch | April 28, 2017
University of Richmond’s John Moeser Stepping Down, Not Away

Daily Press | April 21, 2017
Realtor McCartney Recognized with Humanitarian Award

ConnectVA | April 12, 2017
Creating a More Inclusive Environment at Your Nonprofit: An Introduction

Richmond Times-Dispatch | April 4, 2017
Chesterfield Must Accept Change, Serve All Its Residents

VCIC Press Release | March 27, 2017
Announcing the 50th Annual VCIC Humanitarian Awards Dinner Chair

New Journal & Guide | March 23, 2017
Norfolk Mayor Among VCIC’s 2017 Tidewater Humanitarian Awardees

Richmond Free Press | March 23, 2017
Standing Together

Rector on Grace Street | March 22, 2017
Important Gathering

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 21, 2017
Standing Up for Immigration in Uncertain Times

Jewish News | March 20, 2017
Hands United Building Bridges (HUBB) to be Honored at Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner

WRIC ABC-8 | March 19, 2017
“It’s like we are going backwards:” Holocaust Survivor Stands Up Against Hate

WTVR CBS-6 | March 19, 2017
Religious Leaders Stress Unity to Combat Bigotry

The News & Advance | March 18, 2017
Church News for March 18, 2017

VCIC Press Release | March 16, 2017
“Standing Together: Remember and Respond” to Promote Unity and Solidarity

VCU News | March 13, 2017
At 10th Annual CreateAthon, VCU Students Spend Spring Break Providing Pro Bono Marketing Help to Richmond Nonprofits

VCIC Press Release | March 8, 2017
VCIC Announces Recipients of 53rd Annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

Jewish News | March 6, 2017
Kim Simon Fink to Receive Humanitarian Award

Jewish News | March 6, 2017
Hands United Building Bridges (HUBB) to be Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC) at 2017 Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | March 5, 2017
Tidewater-Area High School Students Break Down Bullying at 8th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Daily Press | March 3, 2017
Head of Diversity Group Gets FBI Directors’ Award

Federal Bureau of Investigation | March 1, 2017
FBI Congratulates Director’s Award Recipient

Daily Press | February 26, 2017
49th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Daily Press | February 24, 2017
Peninsula Residents Honored for Humanitarian Work

Newsradio 1140 WRVA | February 22, 2017
Anti-Semitism Rises in Richmond Area

Daily Press | February 19, 2017
Lackey Clinic Volunteers Honored as Daily Press Citizens of the Year

Jewish News | February 13, 2017
Kim Simon Fink to Receive Honor from Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Daily Press | February 12, 2017
49th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Free Press | February 9, 2017
Richmond Faith Community Calls for Unity, Action in Face of Trump Ban

Richmond Magazine | February 8, 2017
Get With the Program

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 8, 2017
Glimmers of Light in the Toxic Smog

Rector on Grace Street | February 8, 2017
Neighbors and Fellow Refugees, in Solidarity

Daily Press | February 7, 2017
Bethel, Kecoughtan Students Share Experiences from Inclusion Training

WSET ABC-13 | February 6, 2017
Va. Faith Organizations Promote Unity in Face of Travel Ban

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 6, 2017
Showing Solidarity

WTVR CBS-6 | February 5, 2017
Hundreds Rally for Understanding: ‘Treat Others with Compassion’

WRIC ABC-8 | February 5, 2017
Islamic Center of Virginia Holds Event for Community Unity

WWBT-TV NBC 12 | February 5, 2017
Faith Leaders, Attendees Come Together for Unity, Solidarity

Daily Press | February 5, 2017
49th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | February 3, 2017
“Standing Together: One Community, One Nation” to Promote Unity and Solidarity

Daily Press | February 1, 2017
Harvey Donates Another $100,000 to Hampton University

Rector on Grace Street | February 1, 2017
With Those on the Margins, Standing Together

Daily Press | January 29, 2017
49th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

WTVR CBS-6 | January 26, 2017
What the Women’s March Meant to These Four Women

The News & Advance | January 22, 2017
Lynchburg Students Learn How to Combat Bullying, Stereotypes at Inclusion Retreat this Week

Daily Press | January 22, 2017
49th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | January 20, 2017
Charles V. McPhillips Named Chair of the 53rd Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | January 17, 2017
E.C. Glass and Heritage High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

Richmond Magazine | January 13, 2017
‘What Are You Doing for Others?’

Richmond Family Magazine | January 12, 2017
Need a Service Plan for 2017 MLK Day of Service?

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 12, 2017
Making Peace, Person by Person, in a Year of Conflict

FBI Norfolk Division | January 6, 2017
FBI Announces Local Recipient of the 2017 Directors Community Leadership Award

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 6, 2017
How Long will City Hall Honeymoon Last?

The Reflector | January 2017
Jim Weinberg Honored by VCIC

Enact Impact Blog | December 20, 2016
If I Knew Then: Tips from the Experts on Jumpstarting Your Social Impact Career

Thomas Nelson Community College | December 16, 2017
Thomas Nelson’s President Named Chair of the 49th Annual Peninsula Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Memorial Health Foundation | December 13, 2016
Richmond Memorial Health Foundation Announces 18 Equity and Health Fellows

Richmond Free Press | December 10, 2016
Va. Center for Inclusive Communities Holds Support Rally at Jackson Ward Church

Trustbuilding Blog | December 10, 2016
More than a Vision, an Imperative

The Eagle’s Eye | December 9, 2016
Godwin Participates in Diversity Day for the First Time

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 5, 2016
Standing Together

AltDaily | December 5, 2016
Cox High School and the Hampton Roads Community Need to be LGBT-Inclusive in Deeds & Words

WTVR CBS-6 | December 4, 2016
How ‘Small, Simple, Day-to-Day Gesture’ Supports Diversity

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 4, 2016
The Social Scene Extra

GayRVA.com | December 2, 2016
Diversity Richmond Distributes $30K in Grant Funding to Local LGBTQ Groups

Hampton City Schools | December 1, 2016
HCS Students to Participate in Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | December 1, 2016
“Standing Together” Public Event to Unite the Community in Response to Recent Rise in Bias and Bigotry

VCIC Press Release | November 30, 2016
Bethel and Kecoughtan High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | November 29, 2016
Religious Leaders Stand Together in Response to Rise in Bias and Bigotry at Interfaith Press Conference

WSET ABC-13 | November 17, 2016
Virginia Anti-Hate Group Trying to Increase Understanding Between All Groups

VCIC Press Release | November 13, 2016
Richmond-Area High School Students to Learn Power In Story at 7th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | October 31, 2016
Peninsula-Area High School Students to Learn Power In Story at 7th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Daily Press | October 18, 2016
Initiatives Underway Across Newport News for National Bullying Prevention Month

VCIC Press Release | October 17, 2016
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gather to “Break the Cycle” of Bullying & Prejudice

St. Christopher’s School | October 14, 2016
Journeys to Manhood with the Syracuse 8

OutWire757 | October 14, 2016
ODU to Host Forum on Allyship Between LGBTQ and Muslim Populations

Richmond Free Press | October 13, 2016
VCIC Honors 6 with Annual Richmond Humanitarian Award Oct. 20

WTVR CBS-6 | October 3, 2016
St. Christopher’s School Presents ‘Journeys to Manhood’

WTKR News Channel 3 | September 30, 2016
Local Teen Shares Perspective on Prejudice and Programs to Help

Richmond Free Press | September 30, 2016
Clarence McGill and ‘Syracuse 8’ to Speak Oct. 6 at Local School

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 26, 2016
Celebrating the 54th Humanitarian Awards in Richmond

WVEC-TV ABC 13 | September 13, 2016
Making Your Mark: Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | September 12, 2016
VCIC Announces Recipients of 54th Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards

Jewish News | September 5, 2016
Nexus Interfaith Dialogue – Faith and Election 2016

Jewish News | September 5, 2016
Hampton Roads Diversity & Inclusion Consortium to Host Quarterly Meeting

Norfolk Academy | September 1, 2016
Norfolk Academy Faculty Explore Strategies For Shaping An Inclusive Community

Coffeepot Fellowship Podcast | August 25, 2016
Coffee with Jonathan Zur

St. Christopher’s School | August 18, 2016
Journeys to Manhood Program Featuring the Syracuse 8

VCIC Press Release | August 15, 2016
Diversity and Inclusion Conference to Be Held in Virginia Beach

Jewish News | August 15, 2016
Hampton Roads Diversity and Inclusion Consortium Quarterly Meeting

WHRV 89.5 | August 12, 2016
The Line: Art for Social Change

BroadwayWorld.com | August 12, 2016
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities to Present THE LINE Art Exhibit, 8/21

Daily Press | August 9, 2016
Local Students Tackle Prejudice in Weeklong Camp

WTVR CBS-6 | August 7, 2016
Diversity Retreat

Southside Daily | July 31, 2016
Virginia Beach High School Students Will Learn How to Prevent Bullying

VCIC Press Release | July 28, 2016
High School Students from Across Virginia Build Skills to Reduce Bullying & Prejudice at Connections Institute

Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 19, 2016
National Tragedies Should Bring Us Together, Not Tear Us Apart 

Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 18, 2016
‘RVA Roundtable on Race’ Held at Black History Museum

WTVR CBS-6 | July 17, 2016
RVA Roundtable on Race Offers Open Dialog about Inclusion

WWBT-TV NBC 12 | July 17, 2016
Dozens Come Together to Talk Race Relations at RVA Roundtable

Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 16, 2016
Week’s End: Slaves Predated the Pilgrims

Richmond Free Press | July 14, 2016
Events in Richmond

VCIC Press Release | July 14, 2016
“RVA Roundtable on Race” to Engage Diverse Community Members in Critical Conversations

The Cheats Movement | July 9, 2016
CBS6 News Roundtable: The Police and the Community

WTVR CBS-6 | July 8, 2016
Police and Community Roundtable Discusses Moving Forward After Week of Violence

VCIC Press Release | June 23, 2016
Newport News Public Schools Students to Gain Skills to Reduce Bullying & Stereotypes at Project Inclusion

Richmond Public Schools News Release | June 22, 2016
RPS Participates in Inclusive Communities Retreat

BroadwayWorld.com | June 15, 2016
Virginia Stage Company to Launch ‘The Line: Art For Social Change’

WTKR News Channel 3 | June 15, 2016
Virginia Stage Company Presents “The Line: Art for Social Change”

Martinsville Bulletin | June 10, 2016
Taking Precautions: Local Officials Look at Safety After Shooting

Richmond Times-Dispatch | June 9, 2016
Richmond Advocates Decry Orlando Attack, Lament “Dark Day” in LGBT History

Times-Virginian | June 8, 2016
McCoy receives Humanities Award

The News & Advance | May 26, 2016
Center for Inclusive Communities Announces Humanitarian Award Winners

WSET ABC-13 | May 25, 2016
VCIC Holds 49th Annual Humanitarian Awards

The Virginian-Pilot | May 18, 2016
A Local Imam, A Rabbi, and a Minister Will Meet at a Virginia Beach Presbyterian Church in an Effort Against Prejudice

VCIC Press Release | May 16, 2016
VCIC Announces Recipients of 49th Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards

WHRV 89.5 | May 13, 2016
Another View: “Black and Bullied”

VCIC Press Release | May 3, 2016
Marjette G. Upshur, Director, City of Lynchburg Office of Economic Development Named Chair of the 49th Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 1, 2016
Congratulations: Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia

88.9 WCVE | April 28, 2016
Project Inclusion: Combating Prejudice, Creating Unity

Richmond Magazine | April 28, 2016
Being Great at Doing Good

New Journal & Guide | April 28, 2016
Discussion To Enhance Job Diversity and Inclusion

Henrico Citizen | April 27, 2016
Weekend Top 10

Henrico Citizen | April 21, 2016
Weinstein JCC, VCIC to Present “Martin: His Life, His Love, His Legacy”

The Yellow Jacket | April 21, 2016
R-MC’s Standing Together Event

Norfolk Compass | April 17, 2016
Local Humanitarian Efforts Recognized

New Journal & Guide | April 14, 2016
VCIC Presents 52nd Annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards – Bishop Courtney McBath Among Honorees

St. Anne’s-Belfield School | April 8, 2016
School Hosts Virginia Diversity Network Spring Conference

Southside Daily | April 7, 2016
Contributions to Youth, Poor, LGBT, Interfaith Understanding Honored with Local Humanitarian Awards

VCIC Press Release | April 5, 2016
VCIC Announces Recipients of 52nd Annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

The News & Advance | April 3, 2016
School Division’s ‘Listening Tour’ Taps Deeper Conversation Over Faith, Ethnicity in Lynchburg

Congregation Beth Ahabah B’Yachad | April 2016
Standing Together!

The Reflector | April 2016
May is Jewish American History Month

Richmond Magazine | March 27, 2016
Beyond Bureaucracy: The Strength of Richmond’s Anti-Poverty Initiative Lies in the People Behind It

Jewish News | March 25, 2016
Jody Wagner to Chair 52nd Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Jewish News | March 25, 2016
Alvin Wall to Be Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Hope in the Cities | March 24, 2016
A Call for Regional Action on Poverty

RVANews | March 23, 2016
Unpack That Census and Find a Little Progress on the Poverty Front

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 23, 2016
Poverty Forum Reveals Locality Differences

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 22, 2016
Religion, Race Discussed at First Lynchburg ‘Listening Tour’ Event After Middle School Incident

The News & Advance | March 22, 2016
Religion, Race Discussed at First ‘Listening Tour’ Event After Dunbar Middle Incident

City of Richmond | March 22, 2016
Unpacking the Census – Five Years Later

WDBJ7 | March 21, 2016
Incident That Led to Lynchburg Teacher’s Resignation Prompts Listening Tour

Cox “Hot Ticket” | March 21, 2016
VCIC Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Preview

Embrace Richmond | March 21, 2016
Students Strengthen Communities

The News & Advance | March 17, 2016
Teacher Resigns After Interruption of Black History Month Assembly

New Journal & Guide | March 17, 2016
5th Annual 900 Men Strong Breakfast

WSLS10 | March 16, 2016
Lynchburg Teacher Involved in Controversial Interruption of Black History Presentation Resigns

Jewish News | March 11, 2016
Alvin Wall to Be Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

VCIC Press Release | March 10, 2016
“Unpacking the Census: Five Years Later” Forum to Mark Five Years of Ground-Breaking Efforts to Address Poverty in Richmond Region

The News & Advance | March 10, 2016
Dunbar Principal Talks with Parents About Assembly Interruption

WSET ABC 13 | March 9, 2016
LCS Superintendent Announces ‘Listening Tour’ In Light of Dunbar Incident

WDBJ7 | March 9, 2016
Lynchburg Event Teaches Students the “Power of Story”

VCIC Press Release | March 6, 2016
Lynchburg-Area High School Students to Learn the Power In Story at 7th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | March 6, 2016
Tidewater-Area High School Students to Learn the Power In Story at 7th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Collegiate School | March 2, 2016
Speaker Encourages Middle Schoolers to Stand Together

Randolph-Macon College | March 1, 2016
R-MC to Host “Standing Together” on March 6

Daily Press | February 26, 2016
Peninsula Group Honors Six for Humanitarian Contributions

GreatNonprofits | February 25, 2016
Racism in the Oscars? 8 Ways You Can Help

88.9 WCVE | February 24, 2016
Inequality Video Prompts Teachable Moment

VCIC Press Release | February 15, 2016
Armstrong, John Marshall, and Thomas Jefferson High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

Daily Press | February 14, 2016
48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

The Cheats Movement | February 10, 2016
We Need to Educate Our Youth – Not Shelter Them to a Fault

VCIC Press Release | February 10, 2016
Jody M. Wagner Named Chair of the 52nd Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Jewish News | February 8, 2016
Standing Together in Tidewater

Jewish News | February 8, 2016
Alvin Wall to Be Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

The Roanoke Times | February 7, 2016
Hampden-Sydney Committed to All-Male Tradition, Interim President Says

Daily Press | February 7, 2016
48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 5, 2016
Hampden-Sydney Committed to All-Male Tradition, Interim President Says

Richmond Magazine | February 2016
Beyond the Numbers

Daily Press | January 31, 2016
48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

New Journal & Guide | January 28, 2016
Town Hall Meetings Encourage Constructive Dialogue on Race

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 26, 2016
VCU Graduate Seeks to Add Flavor to Dialogue on Diversity

Huffington Post | January 25, 2016
Building Tolerance on American Campuses

WTKR News Channel 3 | January 25, 2016
Muslim Solidarity Event

Jewish News | January 25, 2016
The Hampton Years Discussion Follows Performance

Jewish News | January 25, 2016
Operation Understanding Hampton Roads Accepting Applications

WTKR News Channel 3 | January 24, 2016
Muslim Solidarity Event

WVEC-TV ABC 13 | January 24, 2016
Religious Leaders Plan to Stand Together

Daily Press | January 24, 2016
48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

New Journal & Guide | January 21, 2016
King Day Speaker: ‘We Cannot Afford To Be Asleep’

The Virginian-Pilot | January 20, 2016
Building Tolerance on American Campuses

Daily Press | January 17, 2016
48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Richmond Free Press | January 15, 2016
In Wake of Terror Attacks

Richmond Free Press | January 15, 2016
Spencers To Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Awards

VCIC Press Release | January 15, 2016
E.C. Glass and Heritage High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

RVANews | January 14, 2016
How to Spend Your Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Hope in the Cities | January 12, 2016
What Religion is God? Standing Together in Richmond, VA

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 11, 2016
‘Standing Together’ Promotes Understanding, Fights Prejudice

Jewish News | January 11, 2016
Operation Understanding Hampton Roads Program Re-Launches

Jewish News | January 11, 2016
Standing Together Hampton Roads

Jewish News | January 11, 2016
The Hampton Years by Jacqueline Lawton at Virginia Stage Company

WTVR CBS-6 | January 10, 2016
Religious, Political Figures Share Message of Unity During Turbulent Times

The Cheats Movement | January 8, 2016
Stand Together – This Sunday (Interfaith Gathering)

Richmond Free Press | January 8, 2016
Event Supporting Muslim Community Sunday, Jan. 10

WTVR CBS-6 | January 8, 2016
Weekend Events

WRIR 97.3 FM | January 5, 2016
Inspire Indeed: Jonathan Zur – Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

RVANews | January 5, 2016
January Festivals

RVANews | January 4, 2016
Standing Together Gathering in Response to Islamphobia and Xenophobia

The Virginian-Pilot | January 4, 2016
Standing Together

VCIC Press Release | January 4, 2016
Standing Together Public Event to Unite the Community in Response to Islamophobia and Xenophobia (Hampton Roads)

VCIC Press Release | January 4, 2016
Standing Together Public Event to Unite the Community in Response to Islamophobia and Xenophobia (Richmond)

Old Dominion University | January 2016
Old Dominion’s Avi Santo Receives Community Honors for “Birth of An Answer”

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 27, 2015
Standing Together

Daily Press | December 27, 2015
Pay Tribute to Civic Service

New Journal & Guide | December 24, 2015
Virginia Faith Center Confronts Rise In Anti-Muslim Sentiment

Jewish News | December 21, 2015
Operation Understanding Returns to Hampton Roads in 2016

Jewish News | December 21, 2015
The Hampton Years Offers Opportunity for Education and Conversation Between Local Jewish and African American Community

The Catholic Virginian | December 21, 2015
Are ‘They’ ‘Bad People?’ 

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 18, 2015
Richmond-Area Interfaith Groups Unite in Support of Muslim Community

Community Idea Stations | December 18, 2015
Interfaith Gathering Shows Support for Muslims, Understanding, Peace

The Virginia Conference of the United Methodist Church | December 18, 2015
Bishop Cho Joins Area Faith Leaders to Support Muslim Community

WWBT-TV NBC 12 | December 17, 2015
FBI Partnering with Richmond Muslim Leaders in War on Terror

WRIC ABC-8 | December 17, 2015
Religious Leaders Pledge to “Stand Together” with Richmond Muslims

VCIC Press Release | December 15, 2015
Operation Understanding Hampton Roads Program Relaunched

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 14, 2015
Jonathan Zur: Diversity, Inclusion at Heart of a Community

Diversity Richmond | December 13, 2015
VCIC’s Jonathan Zur is “Person of the Year” Finalist

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 12, 2015
Dozens Rally to Show Support for Islamic Center of Virginia in Bon Air

VCIC Press Release | December 11, 2015
Religious Leaders Stand Together with Richmond Muslim Community at Interfaith Press Conference

VCIC Press Release | December 2, 2015
Alexis N. Swann Named Chair of the 48th Annual Peninsula Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | December 2, 2015
Hampton and Phoebus High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

The Reflector | December 2015
JFS Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

The News & Advance | November 29, 2015
Celebrating 80 Years of Inclusive Communities

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 29, 2015
Leveraging Seven Transcendent Trends to Map Richmond’s Future

Unite Virginia | November 23, 2015
Foreword by Jonathan Zur

The Curry Blog | November 23, 2015
Preparing Teachers for Diverse Classrooms

GayRVA.com | November 19, 2015
Diversity Richmond Wins State-Wide Philanthropy Award

VCIC Press Release | November 17, 2015
Richmond-Area High School Students to Explore How We Are All #MoreThanAStereotype at 6th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Daily Press | November 15, 2015
Celebrate Civic Service

HRV 89.5 | November 6, 2015
Another View” Privilege, Power and Difference”

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 4, 2015
2015 Humanitarian Award Winner – Thomas A. Silvestri

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 31, 2015
Five Individuals and Social Service Agency Honored With Humanitarian Awards

VCIC Press Release | October 27, 2015
Peninsula-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 6th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 19, 2015
Henrico Event Will Teach Parents About Bullying

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 5, 2015
Celebrating the 53rd Humanitarian Awards in Richmond

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 29, 2015
Allix B. James, ex-VUU President, Praised as ‘Bridge’ Between Communities

VCIC Press Release | September 28, 2015
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gather to “Break the Cycle” of Bullying & Prejudice

VCIC Press Release | September 28, 2015
Huguenot and George Wythe High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice and Project Inclusion

Virginia Beach Beacon | September 24, 2015
One Love Festival on Saturday at Va. Wesleyan

VCIC Press Release | September 23, 2015
VCIC Announces Recipients of the 53rd Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 19, 2015
Lessons from South Africa

WHRV 89.5 | September 4, 2015
Another View “Race: Let’s Talk About It”

WTVR CBS-6 | September 2015
Owens & Minor Spotlight: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

The Reflector | September 2015
JFS Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

WVEC-TV ABC 13 | August 25, 2015
Anti-bullying performances in Norfolk Saturday

City of Norfolk | August 25, 2015
Local Arts Groups to Premiere Anti-Bullying Performances this Saturday

Jewish News | August 17, 2015
Friday Light at Temple Emanuel

ConnectVA | August 7, 2015
Nonprofit Trends: Greater Diversity and New Generations of Leadership

VCIC Press Release | July 31, 2015
High School Students from Across the State Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Connections Institute

Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 19, 2015
Notable Gifts: SunTrust Foundation Donates $192,000 to Boost Financial Literacy in Richmond Area

Richmond Public Schools News Release | June 30, 2015
District Schools to Participate in Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities’ Summer Training Retreat

The News & Advance | June 5, 2015
Special Edition of Conversation Show to Broadcast Sunday

The News & Advance | May 28, 2015
Humanitarian Awards Presented to Five Civic Leaders and Several E.C. Glass Coaches

WSET ABC 13 | May 27, 2015
Breaking the Barriers: 1970’s E.C. Glass Football Coaches Honored

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 23, 2015
Arts, History Dominate the Week’s News

Jewish News | May 15, 2015
An Update on the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Strategic Sustainability Consulting Blog | May 14, 2015
Moving Beyond Cultural Competency to Equity Literacy

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 8, 2015
Del. Buddy Fowler’s Facebook Post Divides and Distracts

VCIC Press Release | May 7, 2015
VCIC Announces Recipients of 48th Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards

VCU News | April 22, 2015
Annual PACME Awards Honor Faculty, Staff and Students for Making VCU More Inclusive

GayRVA.com | April 15, 2015
Meet Diversity Richmond – the new look and name for the Gay Community Center of Richmond

Inside Business | April 6, 2015
Honored: The 2015 Humanitarian Awards

New Journal & Guide | April 1, 2015
Tidewater VCIC Presents 2015 Humanitarian Awards

WAVY TV 10 | March 25, 2015
VCIC Honors Recipients of 51st Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

Inside Business | March 16, 2015
Business Calendar

Work It, Lynchburg | March 16, 2015
Workshops to Focus on Inclusion in the Workplace

WDBJ7 | March 11, 2015
Lynchburg Students Learn to Fight Prejudice in Their Schools

Work It, Lynchburg | March 9, 2015
Workshops on Inclusion in the Workplace Set

Cox “Hot Ticket” | March 9-13, 2015
VCIC Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

Inside Business | March 9, 2015
People Changes

VCIC Press Release | March 8, 2015
Tidewater-Area High School Students to Learn That We Are All #MoreThanAStereotype at 6th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | March 8, 2015
Lynchburg-Area High School Students to Learn That We Are All #MoreThanAStereotype at 6th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Daily Press | March 6, 2015
Peninsula Celebrates Its Humanitarians

Henrico Citizen | March 5, 2015
Youth Awards Honor 17 from Henrico

The New Journal & Guide | February 25, 2015
51st Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner Will Honor Local Persons

Jewish News | February 23, 2015
Humanitarian Award of the Virginia Center For Inclusive Communities 2015 recipients: Leah and Richard Waitzer

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily | February 15, 2015
Historic Triangle Citizens Named 2015 Humanitarian Award Winners

Daily Press | February 15, 2015
47th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Richmond Free Press | February 12-14, 2015
Richmond Unitarian Church Starts Pledge to End Racism

Daily Press | February 8, 2015
47th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Daily Press | February 1, 2015
47th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Daily Press | January 25, 2015
47th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Daily Press | January 18, 2015
47th Annual Humanitarian Awards

HuffPost Live | January 20, 2015
Inside the Difficult Conversations of MLK Day

RVAMag | January 19, 2015
Honor MLK Jr. Day at 3:30 with Film Screening and Discussion

GayRVA.com | January 12, 2015
Virginia Center For Inclusive Communities Heads First Ever Social Media Campaign #MoreThanAStereotype

WDBJ7 | January 11, 2015
Community Leaders Hope to End Racism with Diversity Education

WRIC ABC 8 | January 9, 2015
HEART at Huguenot High School is Positively Richmond

News & Views | December 2014
Martha Katz-Hyman Gets Nominated for Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Humanitarian Award

Richmond.com | December 21, 2014
Huguenot Group to Focus on School Community

VCIC Press Release | December 19, 2014
Robert R. Hatten Named Chair of the 47th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Public Schools News Release | December 11, 2014
Huguenot HS Creates New Student Group to Promote Inclusiveness

VCIC Press Release | December 8, 2014
Richmond-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 5th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | December 2, 2014
Bethel and Kecoughtan High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

The News & Advance | November 23, 2014
Lynchburg Schools Face Teacher Diversity Gap

The Reflector | December 2014
Neil Kessler Honored with Humanitarian Award

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 20, 2014
Richmond Must Meet Needs of Latino Students

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 9, 2014
Motivators Move a Community

VCIC Press Release | November 7, 2014
Peninsula-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 5th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

WSLS10 | November 5, 2014
What’s New Today

VCIC Press Release | November 3, 2014
Lynchburg City High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | October 14, 2014
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gather to “Break the Cycle” of Bullying & Prejudice

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 7, 2014
Celebrating the 52nd Humanitarian Awards in Richmond

Profiles in Diversity Journal | October 6, 2014
Women Worth Watching: Allison Conyers

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 26, 2014
In Hanover, Lessons Must Not Be Censored

Style Weekly | September 23, 2014
Failure to Communicate

Style Weekly | September 4, 2014
Offense Taken

The News Leader | September 4, 2014
Sweet Briar Student Leaves After Racial Incident

The Roanoke Times | September 2, 2014
Sweet Briar Student Confesses to Posting Racial Labels, Apologizes

The News & Advance | September 2, 2014
Sweet Briar Student Confesses to Posting Racial Labels, Apologizes for Actions

WDBJ7 | September 1, 2014
Sweet Briar College Administrators Investigate Racially Charged Signs in Campus Dormitory

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 25, 2014
Honors

VCIC Press Release | August 11, 2014
VCIC Announces Recipients of 52nd Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards
Goochland County Public Schools Blog | August 5, 2014

GCPS Partners with Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

VCIC Press Release | August 4, 2014
High School Students from Across the State Come Together to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Connections Institute

The Voice | July 9, 2014
RPS Inclusion Program Expanded to Include Three Schools

Richmond Public Schools | July 1, 2014
Inclusion Program Expanded to Include Three Schools

VCIC Press Release | June 19, 2014
Newport News Public Schools Students to Gain Skills to Reduce Bullying & Stereotypes at Project Inclusion

The Roanoke Times | June 11, 2014
Community Members Invited to Participate in Diversity Program

WSET ABC 13 | May 28, 2014
Locals Honored At Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 11, 2014
T-D Columnist Michael Paul Williams Wins National Award

Work It, Lynchburg | May 5, 2014
CEO to Honor Individuals at Humanitarian Awards

Daily Press | May 4, 2014
Diversity Can Bring Challenges to College, Peninsula Students Say

Daily Press | May 4, 2014
Increasing Diversity Not Easy, Officials Say, at Virginia Peninsula Colleges, Universities

VCIC Press Release | April 23, 2014
VCIC Announces Recipients of 47th Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards

VCIC Press Release | April 14, 2014
Don Banker, CEO and Owner of Banker Steel Company, Named Chair of the 47th Annual Lynchburg Humanitarian Awards Dinner

The New Journal and Guide | April 10, 2014
2014 Humanitarian Award Honorees

The Virginian-Pilot | March 28, 2014
Thank You to These 2014 Tidewater Humanitarian Award Dinner Supporters

WAVY TV 10 | March 27, 2014
Bruce Rader hosts 50th Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner

The News & Advance | March 19, 2014
Navigating Diversity in the Workplace

Inside Business | March 17, 2014
Awards & Honors

The Virginian-Pilot | March 10, 2014
Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 9, 2014
Notable Gifts

Norfolk Compass | March 9, 2014
Awards & Honors

VCIC Press Release | March 8, 2014
Virginia Educators & Youth Serving Professionals to Gain Skills to Effectively Address Bullying at VCIC Anti-Bullying Conference

VCIC Press Release | March 3, 3014
Lynchburg-Area High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 5th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | March 3, 2014
Tidewater-Area High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 5th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Cox 11 “Hot Ticket” | March 2014
VCIC Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

Oyster Pointer | March 2014
Letters to the Editor

WHRV 89.5 | February 28, 2014
Another View

Hampton City Schools | February 26, 2014
Phoebus High, Hampton High Students, Staff Reflect on Project Inclusion Experience

Inside Business | February 24, 2014
Boards & Commissions

Daily Press | February 20, 2014
Army of Compassion

VCIC Press Release | February 19, 2014
VCIC Announces Recipients of the 50th Annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

The Roanoke Times | February 18, 2014
Unity in Diversity

Jewish News | February 17, 2014
Mazel Tov to J. Jerry Kantor

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 16, 2014
Notable Gifts

Daily Press | February 9, 2014
46th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

NNPS-TV | February 5, 2014
Passage Day of Leadership

Inside Business | February 3, 2014
Boards & Commissions

Daily Press | February 2, 2014
46th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Daily Press | January 26, 2014
46th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Family Magazine | January 20, 2014
Film Screening: Troop 491

Daily Press | January 19, 2014
46th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Daily Press | January 12, 2014
46th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | January 10, 2014
Lynchburg College Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Allies Institute

Oyster Pointer | January 2014
Helping Schools, Businesses and Communities Succeed Through Diversity

Inspire Indeed | December 24, 2013
Encore: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

ConnectVA | December 2, 2013
User Spotlight: Jonathan Zur, Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Fifty Plus | December 2013
People of the Year: VCIC Honorees Recognized for their Humanitarian Service

VCIC Press Release | December 1, 2013
Hampton and Phoebus High School Students Gain Respect for Diversity and Skills to Reduce Bullying at Project Inclusion

The Reflector | December 2013
Two Receive Humanitarian Awards

Henrico Citizen | November 26, 2013
A Dialogue About Diversity

City of Virginia Beach | November 22, 2013
Attend Public Forum on Dec. 10 to Help Shape the Community Where You Want to Live

Daily Press | November 21, 2013
Peninsula-Area Students Don’t Feel Safe at School

Pollys Power PR | October 31, 2013
Classic Cinderella Story Illustrates Cultural Stereotypes

WWBT-TV NBC 12 | October 17, 2013
Richmond Middle Schoolers Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect

Jewish News | October 14, 2013
VCIC Kicks off the Year at the Simon Family JCC

VCIC Press Release | October 11, 2013
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 13th annual Prejudice Awareness Summit

The Institutional Diversity Blog | October 8, 2013
Diversity and Education: The Season of Changing & Beginning

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 1, 2013
Celebrating the 51st Humanitarian Awards in Richmond

VCU News & Events | October 2013
Dr. M. Imad Damaj Honored as Humanitarian

Civil War Memory | September 24, 2013
Let’s Talk About the Confederate Flag

VCIC Press Release | September 19, 2013
Lynchburg City High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | September 16, 2013
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Celebrates 51st Anniversary of Humanitarian Awards & Honors Six

Inside Business | September 9, 2013
People Changes – Community Service Organizations

Richmond BizSense | August 27, 2013
The Herd: Promotions, New Hires, and Departures for 8.27.13

VCIC Press Release | August 26, 2013
Stewart D. Roberson and Thomas A. Silvestri Named Co-Chairs of the 51st Annual VCIC Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 16, 2013
Youth Develop Action Plans Against Bullying at Camp

The Mechanicsville Local | August 14, 2013
Connections Institute Addresses Ways to Reduce Bullying and Prejudice

The Voice Newspaper | August 12, 2013
Youth Attending Anti-Bullying & Diversity Retreat

St. Joseph’s Villa | August 5, 2013
Villa CEO Kathleen Burke Barrett to Receive Humanitarian Award

VCIC Press Release | July 31, 2013
High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Twentieth Annual Connections Institute

SiriusXM Urban View | July 29, 2013
Maggie Linton Show: Interview with Jonathan Zur (Part 1)

Maggie Linton Show: Interview with Jonathan Zur (Part 2)

Richmond BizSense | July 23, 2013

The Herd: Promotions, New Hires and Departures for 7.23.13

Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 22, 2013
How Do We Talk to Youth About Tough Topics?

Roanoke Star | July 8, 2013
“Voices of Faith” Seeks Respect For All Religions

University of Richmond | June 18, 2013
Teach First, Va. Center for Inclusive Communities CEOs Receive Distinguished Service and 10th-Year Awards

VCIC Press Release | June 10, 2013
Newport News Public Schools Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity at Project Inclusion

The News & Advance | June 9, 2013
Four Recognized at Humanitarian Awards Event

The News & Advance | June 6, 2013
Humanitarian Awards Presented Wednesday

University of Richmond | May 30, 2013
Jepson School to Honor Jonathan Zur, ’03, President and CEO of the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities, with Alumni Achievement Award

VCIC Press Release | May 28, 2013
Four Local Humanitarians Honored by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 14, 2013
Suspect’s Local Burial a Chance for Learning

Daily Press | May 9, 2013
Newport News Editor and Publisher Continues to Serve Community, Local Education Efforts

Church Hill People’s News | May 8, 2013
Talking About Richmond in the 2000s

Tell Me What’s Going On – Richmond | May 6, 2013
Community Conversation – May 9, 2013

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 4, 2013
Richmond Ballet’s Minds in Motion

Valentine Richmond History Center | Spring 2013
Exploring Richmond through the Decades: Community Conversations

Inside Business | April 29, 2013
Kudos – Peninsula Humanitarian Awards

Associated Press | April 20, 2013
Times-Dispatch Employee Wins VPA Sales Pro Award

H-SC Tiger | March 27, 2013
Diversity Program Emerging on Campus

Tell Me What’s Going On – Richmond | March 27, 2013
Community Conversation – April 4, 2013!

WTKR News Channel 3 | March 22, 2013
Five People Honored Thursday Night with a Humanitarian Award

Norfolk Public Schools | March 22, 2013
NEF Executive Director Clanton Receives Humanitarian Award

Fan of the Fan | March 18, 2013
Talking About Richmond in the 1990s

Inside Business | March 18, 2013
Calendar: Humanitarian Awards Dinner

WSET ABC 13 | March 13, 2013
Students & Teachers Meet for Diversity Dialogue Day in Lynchburg

WSLS10 | March 13, 2013
Lynchburg College Hosts Diversity Dialogue Day

WDBJ7 | March 13, 2013
Lynchburg Students Learn Skills to Make Schools Safer

Tell Me What’s Going On – Richmond | March 1, 2013
Community Conversation – March 7, 2013

Jewish News | March 1, 2013
Two Community Members to Receive Humanitarian Awards

Cox 11 “Hot Ticket” | March 2013
VCIC Tidewater Humanitarian Awards

VCIC Press Release | February 27, 2013
Tidewater-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 4th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | February 27, 2013
Lynchburg-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 4th Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Inside Business | February 25, 2013
Humanitarian Awards

Virginia Beach Beacon | February 17, 2013
Maritime Expert Chairs Event

Greater Jackson Ward News | February 7, 2013
Discussing Richmond in the 1970s

Daily Press | January & February 2013
45th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Tell Me What’s Going On – Richmond | January 31, 2013
Community Conversation – February 7, 2013

What Works Radio Virginia | January 30, 2013
Featured Guests: Jonathan Zur & Gary L. Flowers

VCIC Press Release | January 30, 2013
Six Local Humanitarians Honored by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Jewish News | January 28, 2013
Jacob Jerry Kantor: Bringing Compassion to Leadership

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 25, 2013
Editorial: Women of the Year

Urban Views Weekly | January 22, 2013
Celebration and Encouragement Marks the Beginning of a New Term

Richmond.com | January 17, 2013
Volunteer on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Inside Business | January 14, 2013
First Person: Jessica M. Hawthorne

Richmond Free Press | January 10, 2013
Film Screening: “Remember the Titans”

VCIC Press Release | January 10, 2013
Lynchburg College Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Allies Institute

Completely Kids | January 3, 2013
Celebrating the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King in January

The Mechanicsville Local | January 2, 2013
Patrick Buick GMC Presents Teacher of Year with Car to Use

Greater Jackson Ward News | January 2, 2013
Community Conversation Series Begins January 3

Tell Me What’s Going On – Richmond | December 28, 2012
Community Conversation – January 3, 2013

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 24, 2012
Hanover’s Top Teacher Gets Wheels for a Year

Church Hill People’s News | December 17, 2012
Talking About Richmond in the 1960s

Fan of the Fan | December 17, 2012
Talking About Richmond in the 1960s

Inside Higher Ed | December 14, 2012
Hampden-Sydney Expels Student Involved in Post-Election Incident

The Virginian-Pilot | December 14, 2012
Hampton Roads Community Foundation Gives $1.2M

Richmond Times Dispatch | December 12, 2012
Congratulations Michael Paul Williams

M.H. West & Co., Inc. | December 12, 2012
Marilyn H. West Honored with Humanitarian Award

WRIR 97.3 FM | December 11, 2013
Inspire Indeed: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 9, 2012
Michael Paul Williams Afflicts the Complacent

Henrico Citizen | December 7, 2012
Business in Brief

Daily Press | November 30, 2012
Students Learn Lessons in Tolerance

Goochland County Public Schools Blog | November 27, 2012
GHS Student-Leaders Participate in Diversity Dialogue at UR

VCIC Press Release | November 26, 2012
Bethel and Kecoughtan High School Students Gain Respect for Diversity and Skills to Reduce Bullying at Project Inclusion

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 25, 2012
Generosity’s a Basic Instinct Here: Celebrating Local Acts of Goodness

VCIC Press Release | November 5, 2012
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Honored as 2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 29, 2012
7 to Get Humanitarian Awards for Richmond Region

The News & Advance | October 29, 2012
Business Briefs: Inclusive Communities Adds Pumphrey to Board

Work It, Lynchburg | October 29, 2012
Business Briefs: Inclusive Communities Adds Pumphrey to Board

89.5 WHRV-FM | October 26, 2012
Another View: All About Bullying

Henrico Citizen | October 21, 2012
Va. Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC) to Present 50th annual Humanitarian Awards

The Critograph | October 17, 2012
VCIC Programs Aim to Reduce Prejudice on Campus

VCIC Press Release | October 15, 2012
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 12th Annual Prejudice Awareness Summit

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 9, 2012
Celebrating the 50th Humanitarian Awards in Richmond

The Yellow Jacket | October 5, 2012
DreamSpeak Diversity and Inclusion Conference

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 4, 2012
Columnist Cites Transportation as Key to a Successful City

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 2012
Humanitarian Awards Dinner Advertisement

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 23, 2012
How Can the Richmond Region Become the Leader it is Meant to Be?

VCIC Press Release | September 17, 2012
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Humanitarian Awards & Honors Seven

Daily Press | September 6, 2012
Community News: Rotary Club of NN Holds Meeting

Sweet Briar College President’s Blog | August 26, 2012
Welcome Week!

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 20, 2012
Allison Conyers: Decision Maker for August 20

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 20, 2012
Associations for Aug. 20

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 9, 2012
Richmond Unite Charities Announced

VCIC Press Release | August 5, 2012
High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Connections Institute

Lynchburg Ledger | July 17, 2012
Altha Grove Baptist Church Recognizes Four Humanitarian Award Honorees

The Wall Street Journal | July 16, 2012
4imprint(R) Announces $58,000 in In-Kind Grants and Donations to Nonprofits

Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 1, 2012
Poverty in Richmond: How Long Must We Wait?

Inside Business | June 25, 2012
People Changes: Nonprofits

VCIC Press Release | June 17, 2012
Educators to Develop Skills to Reduce Achievement Gap at Richmond Educational Equity Initiative

VCIC Press Release | June 13, 2012
Newport News Public Schools Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity at Project Inclusion

Richmond Times-Dispatch | June 5, 2012
Atlee Teacher Named Hanover’s Teacher of the Year

The News & Advance | May 25, 2012
Five Community Members Honored with Humanitarian Awards

WSET ABC 13 | May 23, 2012
Four People Honored for Giving Back to Central Virginia

Miss Marti’s House Blog | May 18, 2012
Those With Knowledge Grow Stronger!

Henrico Citizen | May 17, 2012
Schools Reflect Student Diversity

Trustbuilding Blog | May 15, 2012
Make Tackling Poverty Job #1

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 13, 2012
Honoring Inclusive Leadership for 50 Years

WVEC-TV ABC 13 | May 5, 2012
13 News Rallies to Stop Bullying in Schools

New Journal & Guide | May 2, 2012
UL’s Whitney Young Dinner Awards Locals

Cox 11 “Hot Ticket” | April & May 2012
Feature: VCIC 48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Fan of the Fan | April 30, 2012
Unpacking the 2010 Census

VCIC Press Release | April 9, 2012
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities to Honor Five at 45th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Cox 11 “Hot Ticket” | March & April 2012
Urban League of Hampton Roads Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner

ODU President’s Blog | March 29, 2012
A Well Deserved Honor

PR Newswire | March 28, 2012
Cox Communications Receives Distinguished Merit Citation at 48th Annual Humanitarian Awards Program

Work It, Lynchburg | March 19, 2012
Scott Insurance President to Chair Awards Dinner

SparkAction | March 19, 2012
Spotlight on Bullying & Harassment: The Law and One School’s Response

Inside Business | March 19, 2012
Honored – 48th Humanitarian Awards

VCIC Press Release | March 15, 2012
Walker P. Sydnor, Jr., President of Scott Insurance, Named Chair of the 45th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Inside Business | March 12, 2012
48th Annual Humanitarian Awards

Cox 11 “Hot Ticket” | March 2012
VCIC Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Jewish News | March 5, 2012
Rabbi Rosalin Mandelberg to be Honored by Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities at 48th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Inside Business | February 24, 2012
Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner

The Union Star | February 24, 2012
School Participates in No Name-Calling Week

Old Dominion University | February 15, 2012
ODU’s Kate Broderick to Receive Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Humanitarian Award

The News & Advance | February 12, 2012
Relating on a Deeper Level at Teen Diversity Retreat

VCIC Press Release | February 10, 2012
Educators to Explore Role of Race in Education at Inclusive Communities Forums

Inside Business | February 6, 2012
Support from TowneBank

VCIC Press Release | February 6, 2012
Lynchburg-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 3rd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

The News & Advance | February 4, 2012
All Together Now – Retreat Challenges Glass Students to Address Bias

VCIC Press Release | January 30, 2012
E.C. Glass High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

VCIC Press Release | January 30, 2012
Tidewater-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 3rd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Daily Press | January 11, 2012
Face our Dirty Little (Big) Secret

Daily Press | January 9, 2012
Hampton Students Discuss Role of Race in their Lives, Society

VCIC Press Release | January 9, 2012
Lynchburg College Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Allies Institute

Daily Press | January 6, 2012
Phoebus, Hampton Students Discuss Racial Divides During ‘Project Inclusion’ Camp

Cox 11 | November 20, 2011
Plugged In: Breaking the Bully Culture

VCIC Press Release | November 3, 2011
Peninsula-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 2nd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | October 27, 2011
Richmond-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 2nd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | October 14, 2011
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 11th Annual Prejudice Awareness Summit

University of Richmond | October 5, 2011
Chancellor Heilman to Chair Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | September 20, 2011
Educators to Develop Strategies to Reduce Bullying at Inclusive Communities Forum

VCIC Press Release | August 11, 2011
High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Connections Institute

VCIC Press Release | July 6, 2011
President & CEO Jonathan C. Zur Wins Stettinius Award for Nonprofit Leadership

WSET ABC 13 | May 25, 2011
44th Annual Humanitarian Awards

13 News Blog | May 25, 2011
Local Humanitarians

VCIC Press Release | May 25, 2011
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities to Honor Five Humanitarians at 44th Annual Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | March 9, 2011
Tidewater-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 2nd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | March 7, 2011
Lynchburg-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 2nd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

VCIC Press Release | March 1, 2011
Lynchburg City High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

Daily Press | February 24, 2011
Pictures: Humanitarian Awards

Daily Press | February 24, 2011
See Who Was Honored at Annual Dinner

Daily Press | January 29, 2011
Newport News Panel Talks Diversity

Old Dominion University | January 19, 2011
Broderick Selected to Chair VCIC Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | January 7, 2011
Lynchburg College Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Allies Institute

VCIC Press Release | January 6, 2011
Brian K. Skinner Named as Chair of the 43rd Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School | October 26, 2009
Ninth Grade Students Participate in an Annual Multicultural Workshop

Style Weekly | October 13, 2009
Top 40 Under 40: Marc W. Cheatham

Style Weekly | October 13, 2009
Top 40 Under 40: Jonathan C. Zur

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities also publishes a print newsletter biannually.  Here are the archives of recent years.

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