Update on the Lora M. Robins Family Learning Center

Robins Foundation announces the pending sale of the Lora M. Robins Family Learning Center (LMRFLC). We plan to reinvest proceeds from the sale to innovations and initiatives that positively impact Northside communities and align with our vision and mission. We remain committed to children and families in Richmond’s Northside and will continue to invest in…

What can Richmond learn from Communities in Schools?

We kicked off this year’s Lora M. Robins Speaker Series with a great discussion and presentation lead by Dan Cardinali, President of Communities in Schools (CIS). CIS, founded in 1977 is the nation’s largest dropout prevention organization which serves more than 1.3 million students each year, including students in the Richmond metro area. CIS Richmond supports students in 41 Richmond City and Henrico County high poverty neighborhood schools, by working with 160 partner agencies in our area to eliminate barriers to success and keep kids in school.