The United Way of Greater Richmond and Petersburg honored the work of the City + Schools Partnership as the first ever recipient of The Steps to Success Award at their first Steps To Success Awards ceremony.
The Steps to Success Award is given to an outstanding group that shows their commitment to create lasting change across the Steps to Success framework and best exemplifies United Way's mission to empower individuals and drive systemic change.
United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg recognizes that educational milestones like kindergarten readiness, third grade reading, middle school engagement and high school graduation are critical Steps to Success. Petersburg City and Schools Partnership has demonstrated a strong commitment to helping everyone in their community reach these goals.
Over 200 individuals from the school system, local and state government agencies, service providers and community groups come together to ensure that we are creating the climate and conditions for every child to succeed in Petersburg. Through this partnership, we see the impact that we can have across the region.
Petersburg City + Schools Partnership