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  • Housing Vigils in Waynesboro and Wytheville

    Housing Vigils in Waynesboro and Wytheville

    In partnership with the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy (VICPP) and local faith communities, the Waynesboro and Wythe County Chapters held vigils and community forums ...

  • Affordable Housing Vigil in Wytheville

    Affordable Housing Vigil in Wytheville

    What: Silent Vigil, March, and Community Forum about the Need for Affordable Housing When: January 24 at 5 p.m. Where: Elizabeth Brown Park, 205 S. 4th Street to Open Doo ...

  • Affordable Housing Vigil in Waynesboro

    Affordable Housing Vigil in Waynesboro

    What: Vigil to Call for Housing in Waynesboro When: Sunday, January 22 at 3 p.m. Where: Embrace Community Center, 932 Fir Street, Waynesboro, VA Waynesboro, Va. — Vi ...

  • Lobby Day for Child Care

    Lobby Day for Child Care

    The General Assembly is back in session and lawmakers are making policy decisions that will directly impact Virginia's child care system! Sign up today for the 2023 Virginia P ...

Ways to help flood victims in Kentucky and Southwest Virginia

Ways to help flood victims in Kentucky and Southwest Virginia

I live in Wise County. My family and my home are ok, but many of my neighbors have been hit by the flooding, and folks in Eastern Kentucky have been hit even harder. Small, local ...

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Black Women and Health Care in Virginia

Black Women and Health Care in Virginia

Photo credit: Billy Schuerman/The Virginian-Pilot/TNS Barbara Jefferson Harris, a leader in the Norfolk Chapter and Virginia Organizing's State Governing Board treasurer, courageo ...

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Virginia Organizing will hold demonstration Thursday to call on Congress to tax billionaires

Virginia Organizing will hold demonstration Thursday to call on Congress to tax billionaires

Chapter leaders to urge Congress to tax billionaires, protect democracy in federal legislative package  What: Demonstration with local speakers When: Thursday, July ...

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Should billionaires have to pay taxes?

Should billionaires have to pay taxes?

From Susan Perry in Charlottesville: Of course billionaires should pay their fair share of taxes. That's a no-brainer right? It is very unpatriotic for billionaire companies that ...

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Letters to the Editor on rural internet access and what it means to be pro-life

Letters to the Editor on rural internet access and what it means to be pro-life

Members of our chapters write letters to the editor for their local newspapers every month. It's one of the many ways we raise our voices about the change we want to see in our co ...

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Leader Tribute | LaChere Griffin-Denton

Leader Tribute | LaChere Griffin-Denton

LaChere Griffin-Denton is a lifelong resident of Hampton. She got involved in Virginia Organizing because, “I wanted to be more active in government. I saw the way my local commun ...

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Virginia Organizing Suffolk Chapter to Hold Demonstration to Demand a Meeting with Mayor

Virginia Organizing Suffolk Chapter to Hold Demonstration to Demand a Meeting with Mayor

Group Wants Civilian Review Board What:  Demonstration for Civilian Review Board When:  Wednesday, June 15 at 5 p.m.       Where: 442 W. Washington S ...

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Virginia Organizing Wythe County Chapter to Hold Community’s First Juneteenth Celebration

Virginia Organizing Wythe County Chapter to Hold Community’s First Juneteenth Celebration

What: Celebration of Juneteenth - Freedom Day When: Saturday, June 18 at 1 - 4 p.m. Where: St. John's Episcopal Church Yard, 275 E. Main St., Wytheville, VA Wy ...

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RPS School Board Adopts Virginia Organizing’s Bill of Rights!

RPS School Board Adopts Virginia Organizing’s Bill of Rights!

Richmond, Va. -- Last night, on an 8 to 1 vote, the Richmond School Board voted to adopt the Student, Parent, and Caregiver Bill of Rights, created by the Richmond Chapter of ...

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