Social Action Projects, Programs/Events


The Social Action Committee-Projects, Programs and Events

Workshop … Mental Illness & Mental Health Disorders

Educating the Church & Community on Mental Illness


The Koch Brothers’ Campaign

Film and Discussion  ”Boycott Koch Products”


Workshop…..The Affordable Care Act

Understanding the In’s & Outs of the Affordable Care Act


Our Youth and Young Adults “In Concert”

Self-Esteem Building


Being Part of A Solution for Change Forum

“Bridging The Gap Between The Community & Law Enforcement”


Dismantling Racism All Day Workshop

In Partnership with Virginia Organizing – Group Dynamics


“Building The Gap With Our Youth and Law Enforcement”

Youth Taken To the Training Academy and Engaged with Law Enforcement


Partnership with the Richmond Police Department Community Walk

“Reconnecting With The Community” Walks


What’s On My Ballot (hand-out before each election)… by Jurisdiction

Getting our church ready to vote + Educating the Community


North Carolina NAACCP  - Rev. William Barber & RVA NAACP

Federal Court Case & Luncheon at Third St


 Voter Registration in High Schools

Register Seniors to Vote – Huguenot High School


The Restoration of Rights Campaign

Third St. is an Official Restoration of Rights Site


Virginia A.M.E. Day – January 19, 2016

General Assembly Recognition/Proclamation & Luncheon


Community of Churches Prayer Walk

6 community churches with stops for prayer at individual churches


The Election is over.  Now What?  (Round Table Talk)

Save Our Health Care – Bell Tower with the Governor


Third St. Bethel A.M.E. Social Action Annual Day

Honored Henry March, Civil Rights Trailblazer;

Thelma McLendon, Church Trailblazer


Clergy Against Racism

 The 13th. Ammendment – Film & Discussion


Clergy Against Racism

VCU Forum on Race….Dr. Ravi Perry


Clergy Against Racism

Ten (10) Churches (to include a Jewish Synagogue)

Holds a Prayer Vigil in Aftermath of White Supremacists, Neo-Nazi, 

KKK Violent Rally in Charlottesville  


 NAACP Lobby Day + Reception

Day at General Assembly; Reception with Gov. Elect,  Lt. Gov.

Elect, Attorney General Elect, Marriott Hotel


Middle School Locker Room Violence

Forum with Parents, County officials, Principal/Staff, NAACP,

Third St. Bethel, 


Forum Black History Month & Luncheon

Community Conversation – State of Black America

Panelists:  Youth, Young Adults, Adults, Elderly


Honoring Teachers – The Foundation

Spotlight on Dr. Joan Christian


Church Fellowship Outside the Four (4) Walls

“Hidden Figures”

Black Panther


 ACT To End Racism – Washington D.C.

National Council of Churches – Featured Speakers:

Yolanda Adams, Danny Glover, Louis Gossett,

Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, Jim Wallis &

Bishop Marvin Sapp