Mary and Frances Youth Center articles
VCU Safety and Protection of Minors Policy update: Summer 2020
May 29, 2020
VCU suspends all in-person youth activities on campus for summer 2020.
A spare minute with the CEI: Charles Johnson, program manager, Youth Program Quality Improvement
Oct. 9, 2019
Charles Johnson works within the Mary and Frances Youth Center in the Center for Community Engagement and Impact as the program manager for the Richmond Youth Program Quality Intervention (YPQI). Johnson has more than 10 years of non-profit experience, including work in juvenile justice, public health and experiential education.
Center for Community Engagement and Impact announces Youth Program Quality Intervention Coaches and Trainers
Dec. 12, 2019
The quality improvement process for out-of-school-time service providers is managed through VCU's Mary and Frances Youth Center.
The Mary and Frances Youth Center Closes Discovery Program
Feb. 5, 2020
The MFYC will instead streamline staff and space resources to further invest in the youth center’s award-winning Lobs & Lessons summer program.
Changes to Youth Program Quality Intervention Program Operations
March 13, 2020
Beginning July 1, 2020, United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg will assume full responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the Richmond Youth Program Quality Intervention (YPQI) program.
VCU Safety and Protection of Minors Policy update
April 16, 2020
All VCU camp-related in-person activities for minors are suspended until July 6, and all summer 2020 residential camps are canceled.
VCU Center for Community Engagement and Impact Launches Youth Development Training Community
June 30, 2020
CEI’s Mary and Frances Youth Center will offer a one-stop professional development resource for those working with youth.