Partners and Friends

Circles RVA

Circles RVA offers a relationship-based model to empower individuals and families to permanently move out of poverty and thrive by engaging the strengths, goodwill and existing resources of the community and focus on the collaborative ownership of solutions to break the cycle of poverty.


FOX Elementary School 

Fox School is located in the historic Fan District of Richmond and is within walking distance to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Science Museum of Virginia, the Children’s Museum of Richmond, and the Virginia Historical Society.  


Richmond district UMC

The Richmond District of the Virginia Conference is comprised of 69 churches and a membership of over 41,000, served by approximately 85 clergy. The district seeks to be a resource to the leaders and members of these churches and is particularly supportive of three unique ministries:

  • Shalom Farms 
  • Westview on the James 
  • Pace Campus Ministry


United Methodist CoMmittee on relief

The United Methodist Committee on Relief is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization operated under the auspices of the General Board of Global Ministries. UMCOR’s work can be categorized into three major areas:

  • Humanitarian Relief / Disaster Response
  • Sustainable Development
  • Global Health