Building Bridges wins Arlington County's 2017 James B. Hunter Humanitarian Award

November 20, 2017

The Story of Building Bridges

September 2017

Talking about the foundation of building bridges, the Why and the How?

Building Bridges and Creating a Statewide Green-Tech Economic Vision for Virginia

July 26, 2017

Check out a YouTube Video that links Building Bridges with a new Green-Tech Economic Vision for VA

May 30, 2019

From Selma to Stonewall: Are We There Yet?“ (“Selma to Stonewall”) is a documentary that explores the intersectionality of race, sexual orientation, gender identity, and religion.  It jumps off from the Civil Rights Movement in Selma, AL and the Gay Rights Movement that started at Stonewall in NYC, and lands right in the crossroads of today's most explosive issues.

Watch the trailer here!

Utilizing the Civity Framework in our Building Bridges Engagement (

September 14, 2016


Vivek uses a relationship-based – or Civity-based – approach to building community. This is in contrast to how political parties generally reach out to community members. His hope is that he can bridge divides and help people on opposite sides of the political spectrum see commonality in each other and then work together to solve the pressing issues facing their communities.

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