North Richmond Little League finally has a home

About a year ago we ran a piece on the North Richmond Little League. Run by a hard working couple, the league had been without facilities for quite a while — forcing them to travel to their opponents fields for games. Well no longer! Little League’s Urban Initiative program provides more than 200 leagues with assistance in […]

About a year ago we ran a piece on the North Richmond Little League. Run by a hard working couple, the league had been without facilities for quite a while — forcing them to travel to their opponents fields for games.

Well no longer!

Little League’s Urban Initiative program provides more than 200 leagues with assistance in acquiring equipment and developing fields. North Richmond received a $200,000 grant for the field from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, said Gail Turner, the administrator for Virginia District 5 Little League.

The Robins Foundation contributed a $60,000 grant for lights and a scoreboard, she said.

You can read the full article on the RTD.

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