orobDear RVA,

We are happy to announce One Richmond, One Book returns this fall from October 7th through October 30th in RPS elementary schools, and we need your help! Opportunities range from 30 to 90 minutes, during school day hours (9 am - 3:30 pm), across all Richmond elementary school locations. Imagine all 26 elementary schools excited about reading the same book together at the same time! Imagine community members, civic organizations, local businesses, and the entire community joining in!  Specific opportunities will be posted in early September, but sign up now for an orientation!

One Richmond, One Book includes a bevy of supportive, supplemental program initiatives including in-school assembly kits, arts and craft projects, after-school reading programs, sponsored family literacy nights, and other fun and engaging activities.  One Richmond, One Book will deliver fun, educational, and engaging literacy-based activities for all the children of Richmond.

Interested in Volunteering? All volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation. Orientation Dates: 

  • Tuesday, September 17th- 5:30-7pm  
  • Monday, September 23rd- 5:30-7pm 
  • Saturday, September 28th- 10-11:30am 
  • Wednesday, October 2nd- 5:30-7pm 

Register to attend an orientation today! Click the button below: