Our Prayers for RPS

Micah volunteers, partners and other supporters shared our wishes for Richmond Public schools students and their families, teachers and principals, administration and staff and the School Board last month at the May 2016 Micah Association Luncheon. We invite you to pray with us as we work to be God’s answers to these prayers. OUR WISHES […]

Lunch Payment Options

Now there are three ways to pay for your lunch. 1. Pay for your lunch order  with a $10 check payable to ” Micah” and mail to: Qasarah Spencer Micah Association 2209 East Grace Street, Richmond, VA 23223. Write “Luncheon” in the memo section of your check. 2. Pay $10 through PayPal by clicking the “Donate” […]

Benefits of Joining Micah

Micah is an Association that provides an opportunity for congregations and faith communities to make a difference in the life of a child while doing hands-on, shared interfaith service in the Richmond Public Schools 23 elementary schools. Sharing in service has its benefits! Faith & Learning Micah hosts a yearly Kick Off Event in September […]

Micah Association Meeting

It’s a new year – time for a mid-school year update! We will also highlight Swansboro Elementary School, Richmond Jewish Coalition for Literacy and Reveille United Methodist Church. Click here to learn more. Click here to register.

Stay tuned

Click here for more information about the  New Mentor Training class to be held in January 2015.

Pam’s Story: Serving Behind the Scenes

As Key Coordinator for Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, Pam Vaughan has found that although the way she supports Micah is behind the scenes, she finds a sense of immense purpose. When Pam was asked to serve as Key Coordinator for her faith community, it seemed a natural role to move into. “I am the person […]

St. Matthias Article: A Community With Heart.

One of the special characteristics of Micah is that it partners whole faith communities with one school. The food pantry ministry at St. Matthias perfectly exemplifies strength that comes from this kind of partnership. For the past two years, St. Matthias Episcopal Church has been supporting families from their school partners. In 2013 alone, they […]

Tawheeda Shahab’s Story: Loving and Sharing Kindness

As a tutor at Broad Rock elementary, Tawheeda Shahab, of the VA Muslim Coalition knows what it means when the Micah motto says “love kindness”. She has found through volunteering that loving and sharing kindness is so much more rewarding than one could expect.  Every time Tawheeda enters the school to tutor, she finds her […]

Open Doors for Students – Be a Summer Camp Sponsor

It’s that time again! Summer camp registration is opening up soon. Have you thought about sponsoring a student? Summer camps are opportunities for students to have enriching life experiences that build character, self-esteem, and skills which benefit them inside and outside the classroom. Here are just a few of the many camp opportunities that you […]

Miriam Davidow: When Faith and Inspiration Meet Action

In celebrating the start of faith communities in partnership with Richmond Public Schools this past fall at the Annual Micah Kickoff, it is only appropriate to hear the story of someone who was there at the beginning. Miriam Davidow, of the Richmond Jewish Coalition for Literacy, helped make the connection happen at Swansboro almost 16 […]