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Community Announcements

A Community Education Session on Cultural Humility

You are cordialy invited to attend a Community Education Session on Cultural Humility. This session includes:

  • Implicit bias
  • Why is Cultural Humility important for everyone?
  • Tools for engagement

RSVP by Monday, November 27th, by calling 1-800-SENTARA (1-800-736-8272) Refreshments Provided. Space is Limited.

When: Monday, December 4, 2017

Time: 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

Where: Jefferson School

Trauma: How It Affects You And Every Member Of Our Community

In light of the events of August 11 and 12, this topic has never been more relevant to the Greater Charlottesville community. This is a FREE event.

Challenge Into Change Writing Contest

Challenge into Change is a forum for real-life stories about women overcoming personal struggles to find growth and healing. We invite you to submit a piece of writing of 500 words or less about a woman (yourself or someone you know) surmounting a difficult situation in her life. Both prose and poetry are welcome. Winners will receive cash awards; all entrants will have the chance to be published in our Challenge into Change book and will be honored at a ceremony at the 2018 Festival of the Book in Charlottesville.

 

CONTEST GUIDELINES

2018 Community Development Block Grant and HOME funding and Mandatory Workshop

The City of Charlottesville will be accepting proposals for 2018 Community Development Block Grant and HOME funding. Projects will support a viable urban community through the provision of decent housing, a suitable living environment, and economic opportunity for low and moderate income citizens. Beginning October 27, 2017, the RFP and related documents can be found on the City’s website. Online submission is required.

Statement from Creciendo Juntos

The past month has been terrifying—the rally in August and today's DACA announcement are symptomatic of a broad and hostile climate for immigrants. As we continue to process this hostility, I want to reaffirm the values Creciendo Juntos stands for and the role CJ will continue to play in our community.

Arriba! Spanish

A new Spanish Center in Charlottesville has just recently opened its doors. It is called "Arriba! Spanish". The center offers Spanish classes both to private parties and to groups, at all levels. To find out more you can visit their website: www.arriba-spanish.com

Charlottesville Classical Guitar Concert Series

Come to enjoy classical guitar music every month in Charlottesville. You will listen to preludes, suites, chansons, plus a premiere piece.

When:  December 7, 2017
Time: 8 PM
Where: The Haven 
           112 Market St., 
           Charlotteville, VA