2015 Annual Dinner & Auction

                                      This Year’s Dinner & Auction has Sold Out!                                          Email rpec@rpec.org to be put on the waitlist.


Saturday, November 7, 2015


Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown

555 E Canal Street, Richmond VA


Check out a preview of 2015 Auction Items 


The evening begins with cocktails and enthusiastic bidding for items in the silent auction. Then we’ll move on to a delicious dinner followed by an exciting live auction, featuring vacation getaways, entertainment packages, opportunities to meet with noted Richmonders, gourmet meals, and more. Don’t miss it!

Our auction is the Peace Center’s most important fundraiser of the year.  Its success ensures the future work of the Peace Center.  Every ticket sold and item bid on directly supports our work building peace and social justice in our community.

Featured items

Our supporters contribute some amazing items to the auction. From hand-crafted jewelry to incredible artwork, relaxing massages to home cooked meals, there is something for everyone. Between now and November 7, we will post some of our most exciting items. Check for updates and plan your bidding!



Drumming Lesson with Ram Bhagatram-bhagat LMR

Get into the rhythm with drummer/educator/founder of Drums No Guns Ram Bhagat. Drums No Guns is a world percussion ensemble whose powerful musical imagery and prophetic spoken word inspires citizens of all ages and races.





Gourmet Italian Dinner for 4 from Rob Gabriele
Rob’s famous five course gourmet Italian dinner includes cocktails, wine, and dessert.





James River Paddleboarding Trip    

See the James like you’ve never seen it before–up close!







divingIntroduction to SCUBA    

You know you’ve always wanted to swim with the fishies!  Learn the basics–in the classroom and the water–with this three-hour class.





Support the Peace Center and showcase your local business or organization with a sponsorship! There are various levels of sponsorship, with different sets of rewards and  exposure. To become a sponsor or learn more, contact us at rpec@rpec.org or (804) 232-1002. You can also download a sponsorship letter for more information. Look to your right to see some of our current sponsors!