(to Further Smart Beginnings Regional Childcare and Preschool Programs)
The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY) has awarded a three-year, $180,000 grant to United Way of Southwest Virginia for work to improve the health of young children throughout Southwest Virginia. With this grant, Smart Beginnings Southwest Virginia and Smart Beginnings New River Valley will assist regional childcare and preschool programs to offer the Al’s Pals curriculum. Continue reading United Way of Southwest Virginia receives Grant→
A sizable crowd packed the corridors of Jefferson College of Health Sciences (JCHS) Friday, May 22 for the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the newly established Virginia Intercollegiate Anatomy Lab, (VIAL).
Life Ring Foundation along with sponsors: Bright Services, Atlantic Credit & Finance, Inc., and Magic City Ford announce a performance by legendary R&B artists Morris Day and the Time and Cameo on August 2 in Roanoke’s Elmwood Park Amphitheater.
The Life Ring Foundation is proud to present the Big Lick Summer Concert Series for 2015 as an opportunity to help raise awareness and funding for the meaningful work that the organization does throughout the Valley to contribute to the growing local music scene. Continue reading Elmwood Park to host Big Lick Concert Series→
On May 22, during a senior cookout at William Fleming High School, Jamyra Ball and Imari Hamm received Jean Nicholas Watson Scholarship Awards from the Roanoke Chapter of Omnia Bona Club, Inc. Mrs. Valerie Kelso, president and several members of the organization, presented the awards. Continue reading Fleming honor students receive scholarship awards→