Community Partner Guide
Adopt the Pledge as an organization and encourage individuals to sign it
Become a Partner
The Richmond Pledge seeks to join with faith communities, organizations, and businesses in raising awareness of issues of racism in the Greater Richmond area and to commit to working together to solve these issues.
While not prescriptive, here is one possible route to becoming a community partner in the Richmond Pledge to End Racism initiative.
We are available to assist every step of the way
Ready to get started?
Reach out to our Community Engagement Coordinator!
Your group’s route to becoming a community partner in the Richmond Pledge to End Racism initiative might look different from what’s listed above. But whatever route you take, the place to start is likely reaching out to our Community Engagement Coordinator.
Help us in our efforts to expand the Pledge to End Racism
Responsibilities of Community Partners
The Pledge to End Racism Movement is more than a signature on a page. It’s a living, breathing process to help all of us become better equipped to talk about race and racism and take action to end systemic racism. In seeking partners,
In addition to adopting the Pledge to End Racism as a set of guiding principles for your congregation or organization, as a Richmond Pledge Network member you also commit to the following:
Our Commitment to Partners
We want the RIchmond Pledge to be a useful tool in your anti-racism efforts, and for our organization to be a place to turn for ideas and encouragement. We don’t pretend to have all the answers, but we are committed to learning alongside you and sharing what we’ve learned from our own anti-racism journey.
As part of the Pledge Network, the Richmond Pledge initiative commits to you the following:
We want to support you in your anti-racism efforts.
Our Community Partners
The following groups & organizations have adopted the Richmond Pledge to End Racism and are helping to create a network of support and commitment to anti-racist policies and ideas. Click on their logo to learn more about them. We hope your organization would consider joining us.