Support Sacred Heart Center During Hispanic Heritage Month

    José Luis Vilson – education activist, blogger, speaker, and author – will speak at The Sacred Heart Center in Manchester, October 3 and 4. The event is free and open to the public.

    Culture Exhibit, Author Event, and Donation Drive Scheduled During Hispanic Heritage Month

    Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15 through October 15. Read about the Sacred Heart Center in RFM and support the Richmond-area nonprofit. 

    Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond at The Valentine and tells the Latino story through firsthand stories, objects and photography.

    Visit Nuestras Historias at The Valentine
    Learn more about Richmond’s Latino community when you visit this exhibit at The Valentine through Apr 15, 2018. This is a curated collection of photography, artifacts, and oral histories collected from generations of Latinos living and working in Richmond. Children under eighteen and active-duty military can visit The Valentine for free. Adult admission is $10.

    Author Talk: José Luis Vilson
    Sacred Heart Center
    1400 Perry Street, Richmond, Virginia

    The Sacred Heart Center presents José Luis Vilson, math educator, blogger, speaker, education activist and author of This Is Not A Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and the Future of Education

    José will share his insights, Tuesday, October 3 (in English) and Wednesday, October 4 (in Spanish) at Sacred Heart Center, beginning at 6:30 p.m. each evening. The event is free and open to the public.

    For more information about the Sacred Heart Center, please visit or call 804-230-4399.

    Stuffed Animal Donation Drive
    Do you have stuffed animals in need of a new owner? The Sacred Heart Center is accepting pre-loved stuffed animals for the kids served in its family programming services. Drop off donations Monday through Friday, nine o’clock until seven in the evening, at 1400 Perry Street.