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RICHMOND, VA (RADIO ONE KISS FM): Empower Yourself Against Default workshop, will provide expert advice about foreclosure and other related home ownership issues you may have.  The workshop is sponsored by Neighborhood Housing Services of Richmond, a United States Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and a Community Development Entity (CDE). The workshop is Saturday, […]

Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia Modified operations, beginning April 8, the museum will no longer accept patrons as walk-ins nor accepting appointments for tours. The Black History Museum plans to renovate and relocate to the Leigh Street Armory,  the new location slated to open in 2014. You can support the project by […]

Brides Against Breast Cancer Nationwide Tour of Gowns, VIP Unveiling of the gowns Reception, Saturday, February 23, 6:30-9:30pm, $20; general admission Sunday, February 24, noon-5pm, The Omni Richmond Hotel, 100 South 12th Street, www.bridesabc.org or 877-721-HOPE (4673). Neighborhood Resource Center “An Evening of West African Music” features Gambian Kora Master Papa Susso, Malian Belafon Wizard […]

  New Shoes for Back to School Ministry, Monday, September 3rd, New Location, Second Baptist Broad Rock Boulevard, 3300 Broad Rock Boulevard, 8am, free shuttle buses every half hour starting at 5:30am from Third St. Bethel A.M.E., 614 North Third Street to second Baptist Broad Rock, details 804-643-8157. Sisters Network Central Va., Inc., Gift for […]

President Barack Obama addressed thousands at the official kick-off the 2012 re-election campaign held at VCU’s Siegel Center on Saturday in Richmond. President Obama said Republicans want to move the nation backward toward failed economic policies that caused the deep recession. He said Mitt Romney’s proposal to give more tax cuts to the wealthy would add about […]

  Father & Son Artists, Jerome & Jeromyah Jones, celebrate “The Art of Father & Son As One” their new exhibition at the Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia now through January 21, 2012. See their art on line www.blackhistorymuseum.org or call 804-780-9093. The museum is located at 00 Clay Street, Richmond.

Thousands will once again gather at the Greater Richmond Conventioin Center to celebrate Thanksgiving. The Giving Heart Community Thanksgiving Feast will take place there Thursday, November 24, from 11am – 2pm. Volunteer opportunities, donation needs and the chance to become a Table Sponsor are available. Get details www.thegivingheart.org or call 804-749-4726.

The Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia invites you to a Black and White Affair, Friday, October 14, 6-9pm. Come dressed in your best black & white outfits as the Museum opens two new exhibitions, Louis Hansel Draper: The Way I See It and Darrick Claiborne: Biblical Proportions. Tickets are $25 for Members and […]

“Pearls of Wisdom” is the newest exhibition to open at the Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia. It opens with a reception on February 4, from 6 to 8:30pm and will be on view through July 1, 2011. Call 804-780-9093 or visit www.blackhistorymuseum.org.