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  • Candidate forums scheduled at Diversity Richmond

    This is an election year of great importance. While we don't have Hillary or Donald joining us, through the leadership of local activist, Roland Winston, we do have the majority of candidates Read More
  • Margaret Mead, Prominent American Anthropologist

    Margaret Mead was born in Philadelphia in 1901. Entering adulthood, she felt urged to advance the understanding of human behavior. Studying anthropology at Barnard College, she met her mentor, Ruth Benedict. Their Read More
  • Angel Action as Divine Protector

    In 1998, Matthew Shepard was brutally beaten and left to die outside Laramie, Wyoming, just because he was gay. Matthew's close friend, Romaine Patterson, heard that a faith-based hate group planned to Read More
  • Governor Salutes LGBT Pride Month In Virginia

    Governor Terry McAuliffe welcomed us into the Executive Mansion again this year in recognition of Pride Month. Among those attending were (left to right) Diversity Board Chair, Art Toth; Diversity Board Member,  Read More
  • Leonardo da Vinci - Renaissance Man

    Leonardo da Vinci was born in Italy in 1452. By age 14, his extraordinary talents as a painter were undeniable. He went on to become one of the greatest painters of the Read More
  • Dixon Hughes Goodman, great example of corporate leadership

    When Diversity Richmond board member, Lori Cochran, recently met her company's interns, she instantly thought of Diversity as a place for community involvement. "DHG hires college students each summer to gain exposure Read More
  • Making us proud

    There have been few issues that garnered as much national attention in regards to LGBT rights as us serving in the military. And as with all of our civil rights debates, after Read More
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  • Is It More Than Stress?

    Feeling Grumpy By Mark Loewen LGBTQ people are pretty resilient. Even as Virginia becomes a “purple” state with marriage equality and all, being LGBTQ still means you at least face micro-aggressions regularly. Read More
  • Tree Liability

    Legalese by Kate Fletcher Hot weather means storms and downed trees. The question is, who is liable and when? Virginia has specific law regarding liability from damage caused by a fallen tree. Read More
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    More than 2,000 people, including a large overflow crowd outside, gathered at Diversity Richmond on Tuesday to honor victims in the Orlando, FL shooting.

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  • Beth Marschak receives Schall-Townley Award

    Beth's lifetime body of work and advocacy for causes that are dear to her and benefit so many of us has garnered her many awards and recognition, including the Schall-Townley Recognition for Extraordinary Personal Action.

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