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Recap: Uplifting Young Voices Foster & Kinship Care Youth Advocacy Day

On January 15th Voices hosted its first-ever foster & kinship care youth advocacy day with a youth cohort that was selected in September. In November, the cohort participated in an…

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2020 Legislative Session Advocating For Kids In Foster Care (Updated Jan. 17th)

Foster care is a state-run program that provides temporary care for children who cannot live with their parents or other relatives. Through this system, the local department of social services…

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Foster Care Highlights in 2020 Proposed Budgets

During the 2019 legislative session, the General Assembly took major steps forward to address the challenges within our foster care system that were identified in the JLARC report. In 2019, the first-ever bi-partisan…

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Budget Hearings & Town Halls Near You

Local Town Hall Meetings 12/12/19:First Pre-Session Town Hall – Delegate VanValkenburg and Delegate Willett 12/12/19: Town Hall Meeting– Delegate McQuinn 12/14/19: Legislative Town Hall–  Senator Boysko and Delegate Delaney 12/14/19:…

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Big Year for Foster Care Reform: 2019 Legislative Wrap Up

The 2019 legislative session began with a revealing and devastating report on Virginia’s foster care system by the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission. While the report was shocking to some,…

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Voices for Virginia’s Children Statement — February 2, 2019

Voices for Virginia’s Children is deeply disappointed in the racist picture from Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook that has come to light in the last 24 hours. This picture…

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Professionals of Color Networking Event

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Margaret Named Richmond Times Dispatch Person of the year nominee

Voices is thrilled to announce our Executive Director, Margaret Nimmo Holland, has been named a 2018 Richmond Times Dispatch Person of the Year honoree! She is being recognized for shaping…

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Voices is hiring!

Voices’ Director of Development Michael Brown will be leaving us in September after four years to work at Richmond nonprofit The Doorways. Michael has been a wonderful colleague and outstanding…

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Voices Is Hiring!

Outreach Coordinator Full-time position Position Summary The Outreach Coordinator will serve as a connection point between local and regional partners and the Voices policy team, specifically on the cross-cutting issues…

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