Community Missions

At The Idea Center we take pride in the work that we do and more importantly who we do it for. Over the years, Barry has made it a priority to partner with organizations committed to making the world a better place for everyone. Included below is a sample of the type of work that we really enjoy producing and organizations we love to partner with.

Youth Life Foundation

YLFR

Youth Life Foundation of Richmond operates Learning Centers to develop leaders by making long-term investments in children from at-risk communities.

Communities In Schools

CIS

Communities In Schools is a nationwide network of passionate professionals working in public schools to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.

Courts for Kids

Courts for Kids

Courts for Kids’ mission is to foster love, compassion, service and an expanding worldview by taking teams to economically disadvantaged areas and partnering with community members to build courts that will provide kids with the opportunity to play sports.

SCAN

SCAN

Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) prevents and treats child abuse and neglect throughout the Greater Richmond area by protecting children, promoting positive parenting, strengthening families and creating a community that values and cares for its children.

Donate Life

Donate Life

Donate Life Foundation of Richmond operates Learning Centers to develop leaders by making long-term investments in children from at-risk communities.

Comfort Zone Camp

CZC

Comfort Zone Camp is a nonprofit bereavement camp that transforms the lives of children who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or primary caregiver.

Bethany Christian Services

Bethany Christian Services

Bethany Christian Services is a global nonprofit that brings families together and keeps families together. Strengthening families for the well-being of children is the organization’s top priority.

World Vision

CZC

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice.