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Member Spotlight: Jess Hofbauer

Jess Hofbauer, Administrative Coordinator Bonner Center for Civic Engagement, University of Richmond Q: What are three things you want GRAVA members to know about you? A: As part of a Board Immersion program, I am getting to serve on the … Continue reading

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February’s Message from the President

Since my mantra for 2014 is “Work Smarter, Not Harder,” one of the first promises I made to myself was to read more. Reading is one of the best tools in our professional development toolbox because it’s something we can do … Continue reading

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February Roundtable: Taking Charge of Your Professional Development

At GRAVA’s February Breakfast Roundtable, we focused on Taking Charge of Your Professional Development. Built on the January Workshop, Navigating Your Professional Development in which focused primarily on regional information and resources available to our members for professional development, this roundtable session … Continue reading

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GRAVA February Breakfast RoundTablel – RSVP Now!

Take Charge with GRAVA!         Taking Charge of Your Professional Development   As a follow-up to January’s Breakfast Workshop on Navigating Your Professional Development, we will explore the successes and challenges that we have faced over the past month in … Continue reading

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Member Spotlight: Caroline Moses

Caroline Moses, Volunteer Coordinator Brandermill Health Care Center & Chesterfield Assisted Living Q: What should GRAVA members know about you? A: I love the outdoors and exploring historical areas. I am originally from Chicago, but LOVE living in Virginia. I … Continue reading

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January’s Presidents Message

On the one-year anniversary of the horrific shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary, Rabbi Shaul Praver put into words something that I have believed for a very long time: that service heals the world. In a December 14 interview with NPR’s … Continue reading

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Navigating Your Professional Development

At GRAVA’s January Breakfast Workshop, we focused on Navigating Your Professional Development. Participants learned the latest information about valuable resources for professional development available to them locally. Sarah Steadman, Programs Chair of GRAVA, provided an update on GRAVA’s programming for … Continue reading

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