Surf & Snout features delicious food by Yellow Umbrella, oysters from Ruby Salts, wine, beer and bourbon bar, all to benefit SCAN!

Tickets $100
Click here to purchase your tickets now!

Event held a private home on the James River (off Old Gun Road). Directions provided with ticket purchase.

Thank you for your support during Child Abuse Prevention Month this April!

8th Annual Prevent-A-Thon
This internationally recognized revolutionary training educates adults about how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. This program was created by Darkness to Light ( Stewards of Children is ideal for parents, staff and volunteers in youth-serving organizations and concerned community members.
We are proud to have held 6 trainings during the 8th Annual Prevent-A-Thon, providing free Stewards of Children trainings to those who joined us.

Thank you to the following for hosting a training: 
Community Idea Station
Children's Home Society of VA
First Home Care
HUD -Coventry Gardens

SCAN believes it's the responsibility of adults to prevent child sexual abuse and Stewards of Children gives everyone the tools to do this.

To sign up for a Steward of Children training, please contact Denise Noble at [email protected]

Pinwheel Gardens  

Thank you to all those who showed their support this month by planting pinwheel gardens or donating to our virtual pinwheel garden!
I Am RVA has chosen Greater Richmond SCAN as one of 4 area non-profits they will support over the next year.
We are excited to partner with this great organization. Please help us support their mission!

Our mission is to foster enthusiasm for bicycling in Richmond by encouraging a sense of community, promoting safety among riders and drivers, and creating pride in the city.
We aim to build solidarity and inclusion through a distinctive bike helmet. Our helmet is unique to Richmond, serving as a visually compelling symbol of unity and pride in our city.

Graceful Gatherings 
A collection of recipes celebrating family and friends, Graceful Gatherings showcases delicious recipes designed t  o inspire memorable moments whether the celebration is an elegant dinner, spontaneous party, casual picnic or weeknight family meal. 

Recipes for breakfast and brunch such as Lemon Ricotta Soufflé Pancakes with Blueberry Maple Syrup and Sweet Potato and Chorizo Hash are simple yet elegant enough for company.  You will also find taste sensations with Spitfire Shrimp, Baked Tex-Mex Pimiento Cheese Dip, Rosemary Chicken & White Bean Soup, Island Spice Pork Tenderloin, Lobster Paella, Crispy Kale, Bread Pudding with Winter or Summer Sauce, and Caramel Corn Snack Mix. A special Tastemakers section features recipes from notable chefs of Richmond, Virginia.
The Presbyterian Women of River Road Presbyterian Church will generously donate all proceeds from the sales of the Graceful Gatherings Cookbook during the months of April, May and June, to Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now).

Click here to learn more and purchase your book! Books can be purchased directly from the Graceful Gatherings website, or you can call SCAN to order. All sales will benefit SCAN.

Vol. 63, May 2016 
Loren Squares Joins SCAN's Henrico CAC Satellite

Loren Squares joins SCAN's Henrico CAC Satellite as Case Manager, continuing her work for family advocacy. As the Case Manager for the Henrico CAC, Loren is a Family Advocate. Loren coordinates Child Protective Services (CPS), forensic interviewers, and law enforcement to schedule interviews at the Henrico CAC. She meets with parents or caregivers to explain procedures and talk through the process of a forensic interview.

Loren collects and organizes data for case tracking purposes and monitors clients functioning through their course of investigation and treatment. As Case Manager Loren also prepares data for Henrico's Multidisciplinary Team Case Review meetings, regarding clients recently seen at the CAC for forensic interviews.
SCAN opened the region's first CAC in 2004. In 2007, the National Children's Alliance accredited the CAC, recognizing the quality of services and the community's dedication to the CAC model. In February 2013, the CAC achieved accreditation again.

In order to better accommodate families and children in Henrico County, SCAN opened a satellite CAC in March 2016 in collaboration with the Henrico Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) to serve Henrico County residents.

Read More.

Click here to learn more about SCAN's Child Advocacy Center (CAC).  

The 14th Annual Progressive Dinner & Auction raises more than $175,000 for SCAN's programs.
On April 30th more than 250 community members gathered for the 14th Annual Progressive Dinner & Auction benefiting Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now).

Guests gathered for appetizers and a live auction at the home of Debbie & Art Hungerford before being shuttled to one of the many dinner homes around the Windsor Farms, Westmoreland Place, and the Near West End area. At the end of the night, guests reconvened at The Tuckahoe Woman's Club for dessert, dancing, and a silent auction.

Mark your calendar for the 15th Annual Progressive Dinner & Auction, to be held on April 22, 2017!  
Thank you to our sponsors!
Title Sponsors
Estes Express Lines
Bon Secours Health System
Champion Sponsor
JoycePayne Partners
Guardian Sponsors
Apartment Trust
The Lange Group at Morgan Stanley
UPS Freight
Troutman Sanders
Advocate Sponsors
Batzli Stiles Butler, PC
Davenport & Company LLC
General Cigar Co.
Mustaches 4 Kids
Thompson, Siegel, & Walmsley LLC
Virginia Credit Union
Transportation Sponsor
St. Catherine's School
For a full list of all those who donated to this event, click here.

Click here for pictures from the event.

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Doing some shopping online? Consider doing it through Amazon and  designating SCAN as your charity of choice. We will receive donations worth 0.5% of all purchases quarterly.  

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Type in "Greater Richmond SCAN" when you search for charities to add and you will see us!
When you choose SCAN, you will see a line at the very top of your shopping screen that you are supporting us.

Save the Date!


15th Annual Progressive Dinner & Auction

Saturday April 22, 2017



For more information, please contact Kristen Read at [email protected] or  

804-257-7226 x106. 


Thank You!

Wild Ginger for donating $2 back to SCAN for every 'SCAN Roll' for the entire month of April!

sweetFrog and Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU for supporting SCAN through the Style Weekly April Campaign

Wine & Design for hosting a paint night to benefit SCAN

KPMG, for donating to SCAN during a dress down day

Robert Half, for donating to SCAN during a dress down day

Kohlmann's Market, for collecting donations for SCAN during April 
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