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  • Diversity Richmond receives prestigious “History Makers Award”

    LGBT Black History Series Cited for Championing Social Justice Before a crowd of hundreds of Richmond leaders, Diversity Richmond was recently recognized by the Valentine with the Museum’s esteemed “History Makers Award,” Read More
  • Dominion Energy supports Diversity Richmond

    Thank you very much to Dominion Energy for supporting Diversity Richmond. The company was a major sponsor of our recent LGBT Black History series. Presenting the check to Rodney Lofton is Dominion Read More
  • “You couldn’t keep me away with a ten-foot pole!” ~ Diversity Board member, Brian Harrison

    By Mattie Coll Brian Harrison has served as a Diversity board member for three years and chairs the Special Events and Fundraising Committee. The committee coordinates several events every year, helping to Read More
  • Customer finds ancestors in Diversity Thrift!

    Regular thrift store customer, Jerry Dagenhart was elated during a recent visit. “My niece saw the picture on the store’s Facebook page and emailed me, asking if they were not our relatives. Read More
  • Diversity Richmond recognized by The Valentine with Richmond History Makers award

    Diversity Richmond is being honored on March 13 with the prestigious “Richmond History Makers “ award. The annual presentation, hosted by The Valentine, will be held at Virginia Union University, Claude G. Perkins Read More
  • 164 = PD

    Walt Whitman, the Father of Modern American Literature, was one of the first modern writers to incorporate homosexual desire into his poetry. But afraid to explicitly assert his own homosexuality, he substituted Read More
  • Please vote for your favorite thrift store!

    Style Weekly’s annual Best of Richmond contest It’s that time of year again when Style Weekly runs their annual Best of Richmond contest. There is a category for best thrift store, if Read More
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  • Embrace answers questions about foster care

    At Embrace Treatment Foster Care we realize how daunting it can be to know where or how to start the process of becoming a foster parent and many questions are raised.  That Read More
  • LGBTQ Children in Foster Care

    Foster Care can be a difficult time in a child’s life. While many children in foster care face abuse or neglect, for LGBT-Q children this stress can be compounded with additional feelings Read More
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  • In the Iridian Gallery

    Georgia artist Ben Tollefson explores paradise, desire, longing and perfection in a solo exhibition of oil paintings and site-specific wall paintings.

    April 13 - May 26, 2018

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  • Diversity funds twelve nonprofits this year

    Since 1999, Diversity Richmond has contributed nearly $1Million to local LGBT and LGBT-friendly nonprofits. This is made possible mainly by Diversity Thrift and Diversity Bingo proceeds. Diversity also bestows thousands of dollars each year by donating free meeting and storage space to nonprofits.

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