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Partner Highlight

JWC Foundation

August 03, 2023

The JWC Foundation is leveraging its collective networks, resources, and knowhow to build sustainable Black-owned businesses. 

Partner Highlight

Black Girls RUN!

July 26, 2023

The goal of Black Girls RUN! is to encourage and motivate Black women to practice a healthy lifestyle. Meet their dedicated owner and CEO, Jay Ell Alexander.

Partner Highlight

City of Richmond

July 21, 2023

"It takes a village to raise a child"– African Proverb. We couldn't hold this meaningful event without the dedicated support of the City of Richmond.

Partner Highlight

Sports Backers

July 12, 2023

Powered by Sports Backers, Run Richmond 16.19 has a highly professional event management partner we can count on. Take a look at this partner highlight video featuring Jon Lugbill.

Partner Highlight

The Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia

June 09, 2023

Why the Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia collaborates with the Djimon Hounsou Foundation on Run Richmond 16.19.

Black History

The inspiration & legacy of Maggie Lena Walker

April 20, 2023

Maggie Lena Walker transformed black business practices and gained national prominence as the first woman to own a bank in the United States. 


Our Community Survey

April 02, 2023

We are looking for corporate partners for Run Richmond 16.19 & we are asking for your input to help us find the right match. 

Black History

Why Richmond?

September 03, 2022

There might be no better place to experience the arc of American History.

Run Richmond 16.19

The farther backward you can look …

August 08, 2022

Honoring +400 Years of Black History. One Step at a time.

Run Richmond 16.19

Experience +400 years of Black History in Richmond

July 02, 2022

Join us in Richmond, Virginia, to see, touch and feel Back History – up close and personal.

Run Richmond 16.19


May 03, 2022

The meaning behind our event logo. Explained.

Africa Reconnect

Welcome to Run Richmond 16.19 !

April 21, 2022

Djimon Hounsou announces the cultural running event that aims to empower the African American community.

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A wise man never knows all, only a fool knows everything.


African Proverb