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Richmond, Virginia Affiliate Group

OUR VISION

Our vision for the United States is of a just and truthful society that acknowledges and seeks to heal from the racial wounds of the past—from slavery and the many forms of racism it spawned.

OUR MISSION

Coming to the Table provides leadership, resources, and a supportive environment for all who wish to acknowledge and heal wounds from racism that is rooted in the United States' history of slavery. Our approach to achieving our vision and mission involves four interrelated practices...

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Truth Telling

Researching, acknowledging, and sharing personal, family and community histories of race with openness and honesty

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2

Connecting

Connecting to others within and across racial lines in order to develop and deepen relationships

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3

Healing

Exploring how we can heal together through dialogue, reunion, ritual, ceremony, the arts, apology and other methods

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4

Taking Action

Actively seeking to heal the wounds of racial inequality and injustice and to support racial reconciliation between individuals, within families, and in communities

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Upcoming Events

THURSDAY, JUNE 11
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SAVE THE DATE - CTTT National Gathering (6/11/2020 - 6/14/2020) EMU 1200 Park Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22802 MORE INFO >
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CTTT-RVA News

Love And Care For Others Across Barriers
3/22/20
Check out these questions to help you consider ways in which you can love and care for others during this time of quarantine. MORE INFO >
Coronavirus Impact On Upcoming CTTT-RVA Events
3/14/20
After much debate on how we could safely gather while being mindful of the current public health challenge, Coming To The Table-RV . . . MORE INFO >
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CTTT-RVA is a Local Affiliate Group of Coming to the Table.