- Published: Friday, December 14 2018
- Written by Bill Harrison
Are you aware that since January…
... rooms in Diversity Richmond have been used over 600 times for free? This constitutes about $122,000 in free space rentals given to organizations such as Richmond Triangle Players, Side By Side and the Virginia Anti-Violence Project;
... we provide storage for 7 LGBT organizations saving them thousands of dollars annually;
... Diversity Thrift donated hundreds of books to area public school libraries; We gave hundreds of articles of clothing to those in need through partner agencies;
... Our Iridian Gallery, the south’s only art gallery dedicated to LGBTQ artists, coordinated 7 exhibits and special events;
... four LGBTQ organizations use Diversity as their address, saving hundreds in post office rental spaces;
... Diversity Richmond conducted a community conversation, “Racism In the LGBTQ Community,” and will coordinate “White Privilege” in 2019;
... conducted a monthly radio show on WRIR FM, addressing issues of the LGBTQ community;
These are but a few of the significant contributions that your support makes possible. We need your time, your mind, your vision and your money. Please make a tax deductible donation to continue the progress.
Thank you for everything you do.
Can you help us continue our good work of supporting our community? Please mail your donation to 1407 Sherwood Avenue, Richmond, VA 23220 or online here.
Above: Diversity Richmond president Bill Harrison outlined some of the many contributions the organization makes to the community at the recent Diversity Richmond Celebrates event.