Richmond Main Street Initiative
1015 Nevin Avenue, Suite 105, Richmond, California 94801


Spring Clean-Up & Chess in the Park
4/22/2017 4:00:00 PM UTC - 4/22/2017 9:00:00 PM UTC
Harbour Way & Macdonald Avenue, Richmond, California, 94801
Celebrate Earth Day in Downtown Richmond!

Spring Clean-Up & Chess in the Park

When: Saturday, April 22
Time: 9am - 2pm
Location: Harbour Way & Macdonald Avenue, Downtown Richmond
Put your green thumb to work and join us in sprucing up our Community Green Space Park! Enjoy community, lunch & chess play. Park beautification starts at 9am. Chess play & lunch from 1pm - 2pm.  Activities include: weeding (manual & weed eater), debris pick-up, refreshing planters, cleaning out our storage container to make way for giant chess pieces! Hosted by Richmond Main Street Initiative & West Coast Chess Alliance
Groups are welcome. Activities for all ages. Community service hours honored. Tools & refreshments provided.
Volunteer Sign-Up: Online here
Questions? Contact Alicia at (510) 236-4049 or

Richmond Promise Scholarship Fund
Are you ready for college? Are you a Richmond residents and college-bound student? Are you the guardian of a college-bound student and resident of Richmond or North Richmond? The Richmond Promise is here to support you! $1500 scholarship for 2 & 4-year college or CTE available October 2: Scholarship Application Opens March 2: FAFSA/DREAM Act Application Deadline March 9: Scholarship Application Deadline More Information Download the flyer (510) 900-9722
Vote for Richmond Main Street
For the past two weeks we've told you that we have some exciting news to share and now we’re happy to finally share it!   Downtown Richmond has been selected as a finalist for the 2017 Partners in Preservation Vote Your Main Street program! Your vote will help us win a Downtown Richmond beautification grant to support the restoration of the Market Square Mall Marquee.  The campaign kicks off today and runs through October 31. Join us by voting #VoteYourMainStreet at!   How it Works: Anyone can vote *tell your friends, family, and anyone else you know!* You can vote up to 5 times per day.  Go to EVERY DAY and vote Downtown Richmond! Only the Top 10 most-voted-for projects will receive funding. Join us on at 322 Harbour Way on Saturday, October 7th from 11am – 3pm for a special pop-up event at Market Square Mall!