About ChallengeU

PROVIDING HOPE, SUPPORT, AND GUIDANCE TO STUDENTS

Faith Based Community Organizations

  • Broad Rock Baptist Church
  • Cedar Street Baptist Church
  • First Baptist Church South Richmond
  • Fresh Anointing Cathedral
  • Second Baptist Church South Richmond
  • Shiloh Baptist Church
  • St. Paul’s Baptist Church
  • Trinity Baptist Church
  • Trinity United Methodist Church
  • Virginia Interfaith Council
  • Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church

Community Organization Resources and Support Life & Workforce Training

  • A Better Day Association
  • American Legion Post 284
  • Another Level Beauty and Barber School
  • Burger King
  • African American Chamber of Commerce
  • Building Lives of Independence and Self-Sufficiency (BLISS) 
  • Career Advantage Program
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Communities in Schools
  • Croaker Spot
  • Department of Parks , Recreation, and Community Facilities
  • Dominion Power for Petersburg
  • Excel to Excellence
  • Four Points by Sheraton Richmond Airport
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Kareer and Kollege for Youth
  • Little Caesars Pizza
  • McDonald’s
  • Neighborhood Housing Services
  • Office of Community Wealth Building/Center for Workforce Innovation
  • Pathways, Incorporated
  • Petersburg Chamber of Commerce
  • Petersburg City Public LIbrary
  • Petersburg Family YMCA
  • Petersburg Promise/Mega Mentors
  • Petersburg Works/Crater Regional Workforce Development
  • Regional Cinema
  • Richmond Electricians’ JATC
  • Richmond Free Press
  • Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority
  • RISE for Youth
  • RVA Chamber of Commerce
  • Salvation Boys and Girls Club
  • St. Joseph’s Villa
  • The Adult Alternative Program
  • The Dream Academy
  • Too Smart to Start
  • Urban Baby Belongings
  • Virginia Center for Restoration
  • Virginia Employment Commission
  • Virginia Fatherhood and Family Initiative
  • WaWa (South Crater Road)

College Preparation and Opportunities

  • Bryant and Stratton College
  • ECPI Midlothian Campus & Innsbrook Campus
  • Empire Beauty Schools
  • John Tyler Community College
  • Reynolds Community College
  • VCU Trio Opportunity Center