On the 11th of March, Literacy Volunteers of Gloucester (LVG) will be hosting an open house from 1-5 PM – be sure to stop by and see what they do for our community! For more information, you can contact LVG at 804-693-1306 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Pictured is Nevaeh Washington with Delegate Keith Hodges and Three Rivers Health Families (TRHF) Director Debbie Lancucki during Advocacy Day on the 15th of February. Naveah is a student at Ware Academy and one of the first children to go through the TRHF program, a program of the Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Community Services Board that supports parents and caregivers. TRHF would like to thank the community for the additional funding awarded this year, doubling their ability to serve families in Gloucester!
Clam Chowder Sale sponsored by the Relay for Life Team of Abingdon Ruritan Club! Chowder will be sold by the Cup @$4.00; Quart @ $9.00 and Gallon $35.00. For more information, check out their Facebook event page!
We are looking for community members to provide short video testimonials on how they’ve seen the GRC have a positive impact on their organization, their community, or them personally, as well as wishing the GRC a happy 40th Anniversary! Videos can be anywhere from 15 seconds to a couple minutes! If you’re interested in doing a testimonial, either send us a recorded video, or get in touch with us and we’ll be happy to come to you to tape it! Below is an example testimonial from Reggie Connaughton!
The Virginia Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (VEAFCS) currently has an online fundraiser through Yankee Candle running until April 8th! If you’d like to support their association, please visit www.yankeecandlefundraising.com and enter the Group Number 990082182 in the “Start Shopping” box. 40% of all purchases go to VEAFCS!
Funds raised go to professional development for agents educating the community in the areas of financial education, health, nutrition, food safety, human development, physical activity, and well water safety, among other areas!