Tag archive for ‘United Way’
Deva Wagner, Cindy Lavender-Bowe, Shannon Rausenberger, Mary Baldwin and Katie Eades spearheaded The Power of the Purse event to raise funds for mothers and children in the Greenbrier Valley.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Women gather to raise funds for those in need

Women gather to raise funds for those in need By Sarah Mansheim On Wednesday night, 65 women gathered together to demonstrate the power of small-scale philanthropic giving at the second annual Power of the Purse More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Applications for EFSP funding due March 25

Greenbrier County has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. Greenbrier More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Preview of Chocolate Festival Tasting Extravaganza

The Chocolate Festival Tasting Extravaganza is boasting a phenomenal line-up of creative chocolate treats! This year’s 9th Annual Chocolate Festival takes place Saturday, Apr. 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The main More...

Greenbrier Artist John Telisko invites the public to the Chocolate Festival Art Sale at GVT Apr. 10 and 11.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Chocolate Art at Greenbrier Valley Theatre

  Greenbrier Artist John Telisko invites the public to the Chocolate Festival Art Sale at GVT Apr. 10 and 11. Several local artists will be exhibiting and selling art in the Greenbrier Valley Theater during More...

Power of the Purse Committee: Shannon Rausenberger, Katie Eads, Mary Baldwin, Cindy Lavender-Bowe, and Deva Wagner
By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2015

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

By Cindy Lavender-Bowe Executive Director, United Way of the Greenbrier Valley The Power of the Purse When is a purse not just a purse? A purse holds money, currency and funds – all key words that represent More...

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...