What Diversity, Equity and Inclusion means to me

What Diversity, Equity and Inclusion means to me

By Simone Logan For me, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) are like the proverbial three-legged stool.  A DEI two-legged stool may stand for a moment but all three are needed to hold up DEI initiatives.  If one leg is missing, the stool will topple over. A March...
Volunteering at Career Partners STEM Day

Volunteering at Career Partners STEM Day

We had a wonderful time volunteering at Career Partners STEM Day at Culpeper Regional Airport yesterday. It’s always exciting to see the fifth-graders at Culpeper County Public Schools and the private schools get so excited about science, technology, engineering...
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of RRCS

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of RRCS

It was an honor and a pleasure to attend Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services 50th Anniversary Celebration last night at Rock Hill Farm. There are not words to describe the importance of this organization in our community. Their comprehensive mental health,...
Calling all photography enthusiasts!

Calling all photography enthusiasts!

The Culpeper Chamber of Commerce is rebranding our 2023 Culpeper Chamber of Commerce Community Guide and Business Directory and we’re asking the community to be a part of our next cover! We are looking for iconic images of Culpeper to share on the front of our...

Shop small, shop local: Support your community this holiday season

It might not be Santa’s workshop, but it’s close. If you are looking for the perfect holiday gift this season, you don’t have to look far – everything you need is in Culpeper. We always stress the importance of shopping local and supporting small businesses, but this...

Everything Looks Different

It’s a phrase I’ve quickly grown tired of this year – “everything looks different.” Unfortunately, that phrase perfectly encompasses the reality that is 2020. Businesses know this all too well – projections are off, revenues are down, foot traffic stopped entirely and...