Commonwealth of Virginia Defined Contribution Plans: Retirement Made Simple

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    Come Check Out the RealizeRetirement Tour

    Explore interactive ways to think about your future

    Explore interactive ways to think about your future

    The RealizeRetirement Tour is coming your way! The tour invites you to visualize your future after you retire and celebrates public-sector workers who serve our communities. Also, mark your calendar for Public Service Recognition Week, May 7-13, 2017 and stay tuned for more about honoring those who serve.

    Who knew your future self could have so much fun?

    Who knew your future self could have so much fun?

    Skydiving, traveling, or just having a blast staying home are all things you might be doing later on in your life. Come see and share the adventures you'll have.

    Spend a few minutes in someone else's shoes

    Spend a few minutes in someone else's shoes

    Check out the virtual-reality Public Sector Moments area to see what some employees do to serve their communities.

    Travel the world

    Travel the world — or just look as if you did

    Check out the Selfie Station and picture yourself spending retirement in an exotic locale.



    Before you leave, give the digital prize wheel a spin and take something to remember the tour by.

    Learn more about making your retirement dreams a reality

    Learn about the benefits of your VRS defined contribution plan from your local representative, who will be available to answer questions and provide information during the event.

    Tour Schedule

    May 3 Prince William County 9-11 a.m. McCoart Plaza, Woodbridge
    May 3 Prince William County 1-3 p.m. Judicial Center, Manassas (back lot)
    May 8 VRS in Richmond 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Near the James Madison Building (intersection of E. Grace and Governor streets)
    May 9 City of Richmond 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Near Richmond City Hall at Ninth Street (between Broad and Marshall streets)
    May 10 Newport News 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. City Hall
    May 10 Newport News 2-5 p.m. Public Works Operation Center (Rain location: Public Works Operation Center Annex)
    May 11 City of Norfolk 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. City Hall (south entrance)
    May 11 City of Norfolk 2-5 p.m. NPD Training Center/2nd Patrol (back entrance)
    May 12 City of Chesapeake 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Chesapeake City Hall
    June 5 Alexandria TBD TBD
    June 15 Loudoun County TBD TBD

    Watch a brief video about the tour.

    Follow along with the tour as it makes its way across the U.S.!

    Unable to attend the tour? You can still sign up for an individual appointment to learn more about saving for retirement. Click here to enter your information and we'll be in touch.

    Employers: If you are interested in bringing the RealizeRetirement Tour to your work site, please contact ICMA-RC to discuss scheduling an event at

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