Nia. Our Name, Our Purpose

OUR NAME, pronounced 'Nee ah,' means 'purpose' in Swahili. OUR PURPOSE is to work and pray for the well-being of GREATER RICHMOND so that all may be well and prosper.

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Welcome From Our President & CEO

Patrice R. Stokes

Whether this is your first time visiting our website or you’ve visited many times before, we’re glad you’re here. We welcome every opportunity to share our vision and efforts for a healthier and wealthier Greater Richmond and to engage everyone who is willing to be engaged in helping us advance that cause. 

Peruse our website. Learn more about what we do. Give us constructive feedback. Seek our services. Sign up for one of our programs. Volunteer. Donate. Pray. Help us to become a healthier and wealthier Greater Richmond community. 

Peace, power and prosperity to all!


We Offer Holistic Service Navigation

We help Greater Richmond residents locate community resources to address the needs of the whole person: physical, emotional, economic, social and spiritual.

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Our Programs and Events Empower

Discover what we do and how our programs and events empower people to help themselves and others improve their status in life. 

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Let's Impact Greater Richmond

Together, we can move closer to the vision of a Greater Richmond where EVERYONE is doing well and prospering.

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