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Christmas From Africa!

This holiday, from December 1st-20th, if you make a donation of $25 or more (which is always appreciated) you will receive a free hand made …

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Charity Concert

On May 19th, Women’s Federation for World Peace – Spain, along with Unification Peace Federation – Spain, threw a charity concert benefiting Backpacks for Africa. …

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3rd Annual Charity Bar Wars

Come out and celebrate our 3rd Annual Charity Bar Wars Flair Competition hosted by ChaCha’s in Shockoe Bottom Richmond, VA ! Some of RVA‘s Best …

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Pop-up Events

This year is all about spreading awareness and gaining new members for the organization. As we enter into summer, we enter into event season! From …

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Charity Car Wash

On May 4th 2019 Volunteers held a car wash at the TGI Fridays off Mechanicsville tpky in Richmond Virginia to raise money for the organization. …

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Kenwood High Schools Mentor Program hold school supply drive.

On Tuesday April 2nd, 2019 our organization got word from Diamond Suggs-Benjamin that her Mentor program, Boys 2 Men and Girls 2 Women, have decided …

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