Personality: Christopher J. Woody Sr. | Richmond Free Press

Christopher J. Woody Sr. is a very happy man with an enormous giving heart.

He is the founder of The Woody Foundation, a nonprofit organization started in 2008 to improve the quality of life for inner city youths through partnerships with other organizations.

The foundation provides resources to children and families living in low-income environments and assisting them as they strive to reach their fullest potential.

Mr. Woody, 33, started the foundation after a co-worker at his former job at the South Side Richmond Boys & Girls Club on Bainbridge Street told him,“Why don’t you incorporate your dancing and start a nonprofit to help other children in the community?”

Mr. Woody’s journey of giving started when he was growing up in South Side at 30th and Decatur streets.

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