Richmond, Virginia

This image (from RVA Magazine) depicts a potential mass transit stop in Greater Richmond For decades, the Richmond, Virginia, metropolitan area has suffered from the lack of regional mass transit. The core city of Richmond, home to 20% of the population, has a bus system, but the surrounding three counties – where 80% of the [...]

The trustees award 17 grants valued at $1.8 million that will support the work of organizations throughout the South and beyond.

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, February 24, 2010 – Trustees of the Jessie Ball duPont Fund awarded $175,000 to Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, to enable the university to lead Bridging Richmond, a region-wide initiative to improve educational outcomes from early childhood through college. The award was among 14 grants, valued at $1.9 million, made by the trustees during [...]