Tag archive for ‘United Way’
By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Lewisburg in Bloom formed

Lewisburg in Bloom, a consortium of groups focused on coordinating and enhancing beautification efforts has recently been formed. The Committee includes representatives of Lewisburg merchants, garden clubs, the More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

By Cindy Lavender-Bowe Executive Director, United Way of the Greenbrier Valley Over $200,000 Raised! There are simple things we all need for a good life: basic needs like food and shelter; quality education that More...

Autumn Fleishman, assistant librarian (left) and Carol Jones, NAMI
By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

National Alliance on Mental Illness donates books to Rainelle Public Library

Each year NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, Greenbrier Valley Affiliate organizes a drive to provide the local libraries with educational books and magazines on mental health issues. This effort is More...

By admin On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Smooth Ambler Spirits Holiday Whiskey Wish List raises funds for local charities

On Saturday evening, Dec. 6, Smooth Ambler Spirits hosted an exclusive whiskey experience for an enthusiastic and philanthropic crowd. An auction of custom, and hard to find, Smooth Ambler bottlings was held with More...

The Holiday by Design wreath and Christmas Tree auction at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center benefits the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, with funds going toward local food banks and emergency heating initiatives. Here, United Way of the Greenbrier Valley Executive Director Cindy Lavender-Bowe visits the installation during the Holiday Open House (Photo by Sarah Mansheim)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Holiday Open House

The Holiday by Design wreath and Christmas Tree auction at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center benefits the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, with funds going toward local food banks and emergency heating initiatives. More...

Love Child manager Siobhan Winters treats shoppers to cookies and punch at Sunday’s Holiday Open House. Love Child and Wolf Creek Gallery have joined with United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, donating $1 for every wish list to the organization (Photo by Sarah Mansheim)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Love Child manager Siobhan Winters treats shoppers to cookies and punch at Sunday’s Holiday Open House. Love Child and Wolf Creek Gallery have joined with United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, donating $1 for every More...

Carriage rides through historic downtown prove a popular attraction during Saturday’s mild weather (Photo by Sarah Mansheim)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Holiday Open House opens the holiday season in downtown Lewisburg

By Sarah Mansheim Last weekend was full of fun in downtown Lewisburg, as citizens gathered throughout the weekend to celebrate the holidays. On Saturday night, about 125 people came to the city green space to celebrate More...

“Picture Peace on Earth” tree by Wolf Creek Gallery - Cindy Lavender- Bowe, United Way and Deva Wagner, owner of Wolf Creek 
Gallery
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Holiday decor raises funds for area food banks and United Way

Get into the true holiday spirit of giving by supporting the United Way’s 5th annual Holiday by Design. The United Way of the Greenbrier Valley is partnering with the Greenbrier Valley Convention and Visitor’s More...

UPS Caldwell employees, pictured with UW of the GBV campaign leaders, contributed $22,000 to United Way of Greenbrier Valley
By admin On Monday, November 3rd, 2014

UPS Caldwell employees donate highest amount yet to local United Way Campaign

UPS Caldwell employees, pictured with UW of the GBV campaign leaders, contributed $22,000 to United Way of Greenbrier Valley UPS in Caldwell was first company in the area to kick off the 2014 campaign for United More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

October 18-25   Ongoing Ghost Tours of Historic Lewisburg, Friday and Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m., through Halloween, Call 304-256-TOUR(8687) Art exhibits Seth Hall, “Seasons of Change” Museum Gallery; More...