Bridging RVA

Connecting individuals, groups & causes to advance common good in our community.

Bridging RVA is a 501c3 nonprofit registered with the IRS and is officially incorporated with the state of Virginia. All donations are tax-deductible.

Community Christmas Day Dinner 2019
December 25th 11am - 3pm

Temple Beth Ahabah
1111 West Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23224

Our fifthh annual Christmas Day Dinner is for anyone needing or looking for a place to go this Christmas. In addition to a tasy meal, Santa Claus will also be present with toys and gifts for children. Feel free to share with your friends. All are welcome!

Together we can ensure Christmas is a special day for every adult and child in our city.


2018 Christmas Day Dinner

The 2018 Christmas Day Dinner was a huge success! More than 600 people were fed and hundreds of toys were given out to children. We could not have pulled this off without the incredible generosity of our amazing volunteers and donors. We are extremely grateful for Congregation Beth Ahabah who made their beautiful place of worship available as the venue for the dinner. Hope, joy, peace and love filled the room.

2017 Christmas Day Dinner

The 2017 Christmas Day Dinner was a huge success! More than 500 people were fed and hundreds of toys were given out to children. We are grateful for the 150 volunteers, 38 individual donors and 9 corporate donors who made it all possible. We are extremely grateful for Congregation Beth Ahabah who made their beautiful place of worship available as the venue for the dinner. Hope, joy, peace and love filled the room.


A few stories from our 2016 Christmas Day Dinner


A few stories from our 2015 Christmas Day Dinner

Richmond Times Dispatch Article by Bill Lohman

Richmond Times Dispatch Article by Bill Lohman