The Amazing Raise 2012

Donate to BHC for The Amazing Raise!


We’re all FIRED UP for The Amazing Raise at BHC.  During this 36-hour online fundraising event, the non-profit that receives the most unique donations of $50 or more will win $20,000.  And we’ve got our eyes on the prize!

In the HEAT of the competition, BHC is on a mission to SPICE things up.  All of our supporters who donate $50+ will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a dinner with our mystery chef.  Watch the video for the reveal!

Please help us in our endeavor to win the Amazing Raise by making a donation to Better Housing Coalition on between 6 a.m. on September 19 – 6 p.m. on September 20.  Click here for more information.

What will your gift support?


  • Children’s books
  • Art supplies and children and seniors for 6 months
  • White boards with markers for Community Centers
  • Horseshoe pits


  • After-school snacks for 1 months
  • Transportation and supplies for community service project, 15 kids
  • Bench for senior community walking trail


  • Children’s field trips
  • Medical weight scale
  • Exercise equipment for seniors


  • Back-to-school supplies for 50 kids
  • Ropes course for 15 kids
  • Picnic area with BBQ pit
  • TV for seniors’ Movie Nights


  • Repair and replace playground equipment
  • High-quality home insulation
  • Install community gardens

Your gift to BHC during The Amazing Raise will help change lives and transform communities throughout the Richmond region.

Questions?  Contact Laura Dickinson at BHC, 804-644-0546 x118 or