Townsend Community Center promotes financial self-sufficiency, education, civic involvement to anyone who requires our services, regardless of race, color, creed, ethnicity, nationality, religion, political affiliation, or gender.
Townsend was born out of necessity. We have taken our place in the community in the struggle for equality, education, financial literacy, opportunity, and social justice. HISTORY Townsend Community Center was born out of the idea of racial fusion. In 1921 a small group of forward thinking Caucasian & Black citizens in Richmond, IN had… Continue reading About
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HARAMBEE YOUTH PROGRAM Harambee is a Swahili word meaning “all pull together”. At TCC, that is what we do. This after-school program provides time for work as well as play, as kids meet at Starr Elementary School after classes and finish their homework together. Upon finishing, the children are encouraged to play in the gym… Continue reading Programs
“What a wonderful resource for our town. Thank you to all of the volunteers for all that you do.”
Facebook review from Melissa, March, 14, 2017.
“I wouldn’t be the person i am with out this place. It was my second home. It was where my tribe of Norwood went to be strong as a people. One love Norwood.”
Facebook review from Tarri, June 21, 2016.