STAY Chat 2/18/21

Online VA, United States

Join STAY RVA as we come together on the third Thursday every month to discuss race and equity.   STAY CHATS STAY Chats are opportunities to come together (virtually) to have important conversations about national and local challenges around race and education. Each STAY Chat is centered around short, thought-provoking content that informs our discussion. […]

STAY Chat 3/18/21

Online VA, United States

Join STAY RVA as we come together on the third Thursday every month to discuss race and equity.   MASSIVE RESILIENCE We are honored to be joined by Dr. Ram Bhagat for our STAY Chat this month on Thursday, March 18th at 8 pm ET! Dr. Bhagat is a longtime educator, arts innovator, and peacmaker with more than 30 […]

STAY Chat 4/15/21 Wine Tasting

Online VA, United States

As we welcome this much needed warm weather, and hopefully brighter days, we would like to create space for a "collective exhale". On Thursday, April 15th at 8 pm ET we are honored to be joined by Kristen Gardner Beal and Lance Lemon the founders of RichWine RVA who will lead us through a wine […]

STAY Chat 6/10/21 Reimagining Public Education with Dr. David Kirkland

Online VA, United States

Returning to Justice: Advancing Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education in the Midst of Pandemics, Protests, and Possibilities David E. Kirkland Vice Dean for Equity, Belonging, and Community Action Distinguished Professor of English and Urban Education Executive Director, NYU Metro Center In his keynote, Dr. David E. Kirkland will engage the Richmond, VA community in a conversation on […]

STAY RVA Summer Fundraiser

Gomez House 3920 Wythe Avenue, Richmond, VA, United States

Purchase Tickets Here!   About This Event Supporting Together Area Youth RVA (STAY RVA) is a movement comprised of parents and neighbors who want to help Richmond’s local public schools thrive. We are a positive-minded, solution-oriented, action-based organization. We want you to be a part of STAY… STAY in the city, STAY committed, STAY open-minded. We […]

STAY Chat 10/14/21 Invest in Shared Spaces

Online VA, United States

We are super excited to be kicking off the school year with a STAY Chat on Thursday, October 14th at 8 pm ET to talk about what it means to invest in shared spaces. We'll discuss why shared spaces are critical to building equity, we'll hear about the investments happening in our city, and highlight ways people can […]

STAY Chat 11/11/21 Teacher Retention + Home Ownership

Online VA, United States

Please join us this Thursday, November 11, 2021 for what is sure to be an epic conversation between Damon Harris and Rodney Robinson. They are going to talk about how affordable housing impacts teacher retention. This is a valuable message for all to hear so please share this with friends, family, teachers, administrators, and staff. […]

STAY Chat 12/16/21 Talking About Racism with Kids

Online VA, United States

This Thursday, December 16, 2021, we are thrilled to be joined by two close friends from Integrated Schools (IS), a national organization focused on integrating with an equity and inclusion mindset. Molly Wheeler and Andrew Lefkowits have been a part of the leadership at IS and will share with us their experiences working to raise […]

STAY Chat 1/27/22 Martin Luther King Jr.’s Walk

Online VA, United States

Please join us at 8 pm ET on January 27, 2022 as we begin the new year with an opportunity to connect, reset, and experience an evening of warmth and vitality as we listen to the words of Reverend Sherman Logan. Rev Sherman has played a pivotal role in the origins of STAY and is […]

STAY Panel 3/24/22

Online VA, United States

You are invited to a panel entitled: School and Community Violence: Ruminations, Revelations, and Remedies on March 24th at 7 pm. We are going to hear from community voices from a myriad of backgrounds who will offer their perspectives, reflections and possible solutions to gun violence in the Richmond Community. This is a conversation which impacts […]