Our Region

Our Region

Richmond is a special place, and whether you choose to volunteer, get involved in civic life, or explore the region, the CCE is your first stop.

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Discover Richmond

Learn more about Richmond destinations.

Issue Areas

We value lifelong learning that is enriched by reflection and grounded in context. Our Issue Area pages, developed by CCE staff with the support of faculty and students, provide a starting point for learning and engaging.

Unpacking the Census

Reports & Resources

Area agencies and organizations publish reports that articulate the greatest needs and priorities of our region and are important resources for deepening your learning. The CCE also supports different initiatives to advance civic learning and local research.