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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

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Joyful Feast RVA Light 504 W. Broad St., Unit A Richmond, VA 23220 MORE INFO >
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14
TBD
Come Join Us For A Guided Tour of the exhibit Determined Virginia Museum of History & Culture
MONDAY, JANUARY 6
TBD
Come Join Us For A Group Showing Of Just Mercy - SAVE THE DATE! Bow Tie Cinemas 1301 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23230
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Joyful Feast RVA Light 504 W. Broad St., Unit A Richmond, VA 23220 MORE INFO >
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CTTT-RVA News

What A Great Water Dancer Weekend!
11/01/19
The release of Ta-Nehisi Coates' new novel, The Water Dancer was coupled with multiple events to encourage dialogue and fellowship . . . MORE INFO >
CTTT-RVA and VCU’s Institute for Contemporary Art Collaborate
10/27/19
A collaboration event between CTTT-RVA and VCU’s Institute for Contemporary Art brought together 49 people including faculty and s . . . MORE INFO >
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Shockoe Bottom's slave history to be subject of symposium
11/27/19 - Richmond Free Press
Fans of African-American history will be offered an all-day feast of information about Shockoe Bottom on Saturday, Dec. 7, at the . . . MORE INFO >
Public Unveiling of Sculpture by Kehinde Wiley and Celebration Reception
11/25/19
Be one of the first in Richmond to see Kehinde Wiley’s Rumors of War at its unveiling at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. MORE INFO >
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CTTT-RVA is a Local Affiliate Group of Coming to the Table.