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Welcome to the Sacred Heart Center!

The Sacred Heart Center is a non-profit community center serving the Hispanic community. Our mission is to create a hub for Richmond’s Latino community that opens opportunities for economic and social integration, self-realization, and community leadership.

¡Bienvenidos al centro Sagrado Corazón!

El centro Sagrado Corazón es un centro sin ánimo de lucro para servir a la comunidad hispana.  Nuestro objetivo es crear un punto central para la comunidad latina de Richmond que cree oportunidades para la integración económica y social, auto-realización, y liderazgo comunitario. Leer la página web en Español. »

News & Events

2013 GED gradsCongratulations 2013 GED Grads!

October 2013 – This past June, 23 students passed the GED exam and received their diplomas! Congratulations to our new GED graduates! Another group of students has been working hard and will be graduating soon.

Hispanic Leaders Roundtable

October 2013 – This past June Sacred Heart was the site of an important and wide-ranging discussion when U.S. Senator Mark Warner met with more than 60 leaders of the Hispanic community to discuss Senate action on immigration reform.

Summer Camp a Success

October 2013 – Thanks to generous donors and volunteers, we offered five sessions of summer camp, Cielito Lindo, for Hispanic children, ages 4 to 11. Cielito Lindo offered typical camp activities, including reading support and art projects. It is easy to see that for many campers, visits to Maymont, the Science Museum, and to a local pool are unique experiences and highlights of their summers.

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Thank You!

Special thanks to our supporters:

  • Berkeley Mid-Altantic Group, LLC (in-kind )
  • Catholic Diocese of Richmond
  • Catholic Campaign for Human Development
  • Church of the Epiphany
    Clarus (in-kind)
  • The Jesuit Community of Maryland
  • The John C. Fricano Foundation
  • The Knights of Columbus
  • Sacred Heart Parish
  • St. Benedict’s Catholic Church
  • The George J & Effie L. Seay Foundation
  • The Snead Family Foundation
  • The SunTrust Foundation
  • The United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg
  • The Virginia Literacy Foundation
  • The Weber Family Fund
  • The Woodward Foundation