News & Media

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities is increasingly sought out for thought leadership on issues of diversity and inclusion.  Our “Voices of Inclusion” Blog provides regular updates on our work and best practices.  In addition, VCIC publishes a “Voices of Inclusion” print newsletter biannually.  

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

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

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

Daily Press | January & February 2012
Join Us to Celebrate Their Contributions!

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

Richmond Free Press | January 26-28, 2012
Race: Are We So Different?

WTVR CBS-6 | January 24, 2012
Race Exhibit

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 16, 2012
Science Museum to Explore the Nature of Race

WDBJ7 | January 12, 2012
Lynchburg Retreat Tackles Issues of Race and Diversity

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

Hope in the Cities | January 10, 2012
A Call to Action Mobilizes Richmonders

Richmond.com | January 10, 2012
Volunteer: MLK Day National Day of Service

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

Lynchburg College | January 9, 2012
Students to Attend Allies Institute

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 | January 2012
Cox Connections: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

VCIC Press Release | January 3, 2012
Hampton & Phoebus High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity & Prejudice at Project Inclusion

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 21, 2011
Making a Difference: Willie Dell has ‘stood up for right all her life’

Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 19, 2011
People & Places: Trey Hartt

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 27, 2011
Prayer for action

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

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 15, 2011
Fifteen Years of Truth and Trustbuilding

VCIC Press Release | November 3, 2011

Peninsula-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 2nd Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 28, 2011
Humanitarian Awards Presented to 6

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

Valentine Richmond History Center | October 11, 2011
History Center Announces 2011 History Makers Honorees

Henrico Citizen | October 10, 2011
Milestones

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

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 4, 2011
Celebration – Richmond History Makers

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

The Health Journal | September 14, 2011
What’s Right With Kids Today

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 12, 2011
History Makers Selected

Comcast Newsmakers | August & September 2011
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

KFLA Blog | August 27, 2011
Maximize Community Partnerships

Jewish News | August 15, 2011
Educators’ Conference Promotes Respect and Understanding

Richmond Giving | August 15, 2011
First Person: What Nonprofits Know

VCIC Press Release | August 11, 2011

High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice at Connections Institute

Jewish News | July 25, 2011
‘Bad Things Happen to Good People — Even Kids’ — The 2011 Educators’ Conference

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

The News & Advance | June 18, 2011
Working for Inclusive Communities

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

Richmond Times-Dispatch | May 8, 2011
One Family, Many Shades

DOMA Technologies | March 31, 2011

Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Humanitarian Awards Tidewater Chapter

Portsmouth Currents | March 27, 2011

Six to be Honored for Work Bridging Diverse Groups

Norfolk Compass | March 27, 2011

Six to be Honored for Work Bridging Diverse Groups

Inside Business | March 21, 2011
The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Honored…

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 19, 2011

Richmond Mayor Appoints Anti-Poverty Commission

WTVR CBS 6 | March 18, 2011

Census Data: Poverty Up in Suburbs Surrounding Richmond

WRIC ABC 8 | March 18, 2011
Mayor Announces New Poverty Initiative

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

Cox 11 “Hot Ticket” | March 2011
VCIC Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Daily Press | February 24, 2011
Pictures: Humanitarian Awards

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

Rotary Club of Norfolk | February 24, 2011
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities will present Humanitarian Award to Ken Franz

James River Journal | February 18, 2011
Youth Violence Prevention Forum: It’s Up to You

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 8, 2011
E Pluribus Unum: Many Organizations Share One Goal

VCIC Press Release | February 1, 2011
Kecoughtan High School Students Gain Awareness of
Diversity and Prejudice at Project Inclusion

James River Journal | January 31, 2011
Peninsula District SCLC and Southeast Community Day Planning Committee Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s Conference and Banquet

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

Disciples News Service | January 27, 2011
Lynchburg Students Attend Retreat to Discuss Inclusion

Daily Press | January & February 2011

Join Us in Cheering Their Life’s Work!

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

Lynchburg College | January 13, 2011
Allies One and All

WSET ABC 13 | January 12, 2011
Students Learn About Conflicts at Allies Institute

13 NEWS WVEC | January 7, 2011
Newport News Schools Creates Bullying Hotline

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

Daily Press | December 15, 2010
Achievable Dream Students in Newport News Rally,
Pledge to Stop Bullying

Virginia Capital Region Red Cross | November 18, 2010
Red Cross Supports Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

VCIC Press Release | November 15, 2010
Richmond-Area High School Students Gain Awareness of
Diversity and Respect at 1st Annual Diversity Dialogue Day

M.H. West & Co., Inc. | November 2, 2010

48th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Richmond Times-Dispatch | November 2, 2010

48th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

VCIC Press Release | October 18, 2010
Richmond-Area Middle School Students Gain Awareness of Diversity and Respect at 10th Annual Prejudice Awareness Summit

VCIC Press Release | October 14, 2010

VCIC to Present Humanitarian Awards to Six at 48th Annual Dinner

Norfolk Perspectives | October 2010
Virginia Stage Company Presents the Diary of Anne Frank

Cox 11 | October 2010

Cox Connections: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 4, 2010
Richmond Humanitarian Awards Advertising Supplement

Richmond Times-Dispatch | September 13, 2010
Company/Individual Honors: Charlie Colpo

VCIC Press Release | August 26, 2010
COO of Owens & Minor Names as Chair of the 48th Annual
Humanitarian Awards Dinner

WAVY 10 Blog | August 25, 2010
Dr. Laura, the “N” word, and the VCIC

VCIC Press Release | August 9, 2010
High School Students to Gain Awareness of Diversity and Prejudice
at Connections Institute

The News & Advance | June 3, 2010

VCIC Honorees Reflect Region’s Character

Lynchburg College | May 27, 2010

A Nice Guy

The News & Advance | May 26, 2010

Humanitarian Awards Honor Six

WSET ABC 13 | May 26, 2010

Lynchburg Legends Honored for Humanitarian Work

13 News Blog | May 19, 2010

Celebrating Humanitarians

Collegiate School | May 18, 2010
Middle School Students Address Namecalling

Learn. Pray. Blog. | May 3, 2010

Faith Speech Against Hate Speech

TowneToday | Spring 2010

Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Honors Humanitarians

PRSA Richmond | Spring 2010

To Whom Much is Given, Much is Required

St. Catherine’s School | April 6, 2010

St. Catherine’s Diversity Efforts Featured

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 8, 2010

Commitment: Richmond Responds to Hate

The Commonwealth Times | March 4, 2010

Student-Organized Anti-Hate Rally Draws Crowd of 350

Richmond Times-Dispatch | March 3, 2010

Anti-Hate Rally Draws Hundreds at VCU

Style Weekly | March 2, 2010

Groups Rally to Counter Hate Preachers

Daily Press | March 2, 2010

To Restore Your Faith in Humanity, Just Consider All the People Who Pitch in to Help Others

Richmond Times-Dispatch | February 26, 2010

Anti-Gay Westboro Baptist Church Plans Area Protests

Witt Mares | February 26, 2010

Witt Mares CEO Honored with Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities 2010 Peninsula Humanitarian Award

Inside Business | February 26, 2010

Awards & Honors

Cox 11 | February & March 2010

Hot Ticket: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Daily Press | January & February 2010

Join Us in Cheering Their Life’s Work!

Critograph | January 26, 2010

Allies Institute Promotes Unity

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 24, 2010

Richmond’s Future is a Cultural Mosaic

Richmond Times-Dispatch | January 24, 2010

Richmond Looking Beyond its Slave-Trading Past

Lynchburg College | January 11, 2010

Students, Faculty Explore Prejudice

The Virginian-Pilot | December 5, 2009

This Season, You Can Play a Part in Building Peace

ODELL Associates | November 30, 2009

Jim Snyder is Dinner Chair for Richmond Humanitarian Awards

M.H. West & Co., Inc. | October 30, 2009

47th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner Attended by WEST Colleagues

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 28, 2009

5 People, One Organization Get Humanitarian Awards

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School | October 26, 2009

Ninth Grade Students Participate in an Annual Multicultural Workshop

Midlothian Exchange | October 21, 2009

Millwood School Students Attend Prejudice Awareness Summit

Style Weekly | October 13, 2009

Top 40 Under 40: Marc W. Cheatham

Style Weekly | October 13, 2009

Top 40 Under 40: Jonathan C. Zur

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 12, 2009

Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities Advertising Supplement

Richmond Times-Dispatch | October 4, 2009
Grassroots Leaders and Groups Take Center Stage

Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 10, 2009

Decision Makers: Alicia Thompson

93 Octane | August 10, 2009

Recent Work: Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities – Brochure

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