Our Region

Our Region

Richmond is your home, and the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement provides resources and pathways for you to learn and engage in the community that you’re a part of. Whether it’s a trip to the winding James River or volunteering with a local nonprofit or deepening your understanding of regional history at a local museum, there are countless ways to discover Richmond.

People and a white water raft sitting by the side of the James River.

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.