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Find Your Dream Vacation at this Year’s Auction!

The highlight of our annual auction has always been the exciting getaway opportunities! This year, we have a wide array of dream vacations and getaways to bid on. Here’s a full list of what you can expect to find at this … Continue reading

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Training for Social Action: Payment

Training for Social Action Sliding Scale Option 1 $50.00 USDOption 2 $75.00 USDOption 3 $100.00 USD

Gilpin Court Youth Peace Team Initiative

The Peace Center has launched the Gilpin Court Youth Peace Team Initiative this fall. Through this initiative, we will nurture and empower a group of youth in Gilpin Court to be leaders for positive change in their own community. The programs … Continue reading

Auditions open for Generation Dream 2018

The Richmond Youth Peace Project is now putting together Generation Dream 2018, our annual performing arts tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Once again we’re looking for talented young performers—singers, musicians, dancers, actors and spoken … Continue reading

Featured Items in This Years Auction!

We know you’ve been wondering what surprises are in store for this year’s auction. Well here’s a sneak preview of some of our featured items. Once you take a look, you’ll be clamoring to purchase your ticket as soon as possible! … Continue reading

Community Trauma & Healing Basic Workshop

How Can Communities Heal from Violence: A Trauma Healing Workshop  November 3-5, 2017  The Richmond Peace Education Center will offer a Healing And Rebuilding Our Communities (HROC) 3-day Basic workshop for adults Friday Nov. 3 to Sunday, Nov. 5. The HROC three-day basic training presents a group-based experiential model of healing that focuses on … Continue reading

Listen to our Peace Essay Contest Winners!

Several of our Peace Essay contest winners were invited to read their essays on WRIR 97.3!  More than 550 students from all over Virginia entered this year’s Peace Essay Contest.  Their writing prompt was Many People…One Nation; they were asked to consider how Americans from many … Continue reading

You Can Support Our Work Through Your Workplace!

Do you work for the state government, a state college, a school system, locality, or a private employer that participates in the United Way Campaign? If so…you can invest in the Peace Center directly, through the United Way and Combined … Continue reading

Join us at the RVA Peace Festival!

The Peace Center is so exciting to be a sponsor for the 2017 Richmond Peace Festival at St. Joseph’s Villa, October 1st! The festival kicks off at 11am, and is guaranteed to be fantastic day of fun, food, games, and … Continue reading

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