Gloucester Resource Council

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VIMS Beach Cleanup

The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) is hosting a beach cleanup as their United Way Day of Caring project on Friday, September 15th. 20-30 volunteers are needed to assist with the cleanup efforts! A cookout lunch will be provided and participants are encouraged to bring their swimsuits to enjoy the beach and river afterwards. In addition to VIMS’ cookout, United Way is hosting a Day of Caring Kickoff Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. at the Jamestown 4-H Club located at 3751 4-H Club Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185. All participants are invited but attendance it not required. If you are interested in volunteering or have any questions, please contact Katie Schubert at the United Way at 757-273-6275 or
Pictured: A group of grad students participating in a VIMS beach cleanup earlier this year

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Insight Enterprise Bowl-A-Thon

This year’s Bowl-A-Thon will be held on September 23rd at Spare Times Bowling Center, 1 Family Fun Place, Hampton, Virginia 23666 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m! The cost for each bowler will be $15.00 or $75.00 per team (a team consist of 5 individuals). Registration for individual and team participation must be submitted by Friday, September 15th. Trophies and awards will be presented for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams. These awards will be presented at Insight Enterprise’s Annual Community and Consumer Awards Banquet in October 2017. Proceeds benefit Insight Enterprise, a non-profit that advocates for the integration and inclusion of people with disabilities into all aspects of society.
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Please send all money and names of participants to Insight Enterprises, Inc., 2021-A Cunningham Drive, Suite 2, Hampton, Virginia 23666 to the attention of Ms. Tinisha Randall by September 15th!

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Gloucester Meet the Candidate Night!

Save the date for the Gloucester County Citizens Meet the Candidates Night, Monday, October 2nd from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.!

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A Forum for Local Candidates Co-Sponsored by:
– The Gloucester Retired Educators Association (GREA)
– The Gloucester Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Color People (NAACP)
– The Gloucester Education Association (GEA)

Volunteers are needed!

Candidates for both the Gloucester County Board of Supervisors and the Gloucester County School Board

Questions? Please call Bobby Ray, Candidates Forum.
(H) 804-693-3583 or (C) 804-694-6628