Tag archive for ‘United Way’
By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

First Fridays After 5 in Downtown Lewisburg is back!

Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays After Five on Friday, Feb. 5! Live music, art events and tasty treats … All free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Edith’s Store will host Ann Brown, who will More...

Sporting Club Chili Cookoff
By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Fourth annual Cabin Fever Chili Cook-Off benefits four local charities

Love of chili and charity kept the good times flowing at The Greenbrier Sporting Club’s 4th Annual Cabin Fever Chili Cook-off, which raised $6,867 for local charities. Five teams comprised of members of The Greenbrier More...

By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2015

2015 Year in Review Headlines

2015 Year in Review Headlines By Sarah Mansheim January: Two Lewisburg city police officers, Lt. Jeromy Dove and Patrolman Nicholas Sams, are shot during a traffic stop. Further investigation reveals two dead bodies More...

By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2015

Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau holds Cooperative Grant Training

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will hold a training workshop for its Cooperative Advertising Mini-Grant Program at 10 a.m. on Dec. 9. The session will be held in the Rahall Conference More...

By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2015

United Way of Greenbrier Valley: I know what it is, but what is it?

United Way of Greenbrier Valley (UWGBV) is a local, nonprofit organization advancing the common good in Greenbrier, Monroe, and Pocahontas Counties. We focus on the building blocks of a good life: successful kids, More...

Brady Mickey on a recent break from cancer treatments. A fundraiser, including a silent auction and live entertainment, is being held at the Irish Pub in Lewisburg on Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. (Photo credit: Mike Wyatt)
By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Silent auction to benefit Brady Mickey

Brady Mickey on a recent break from cancer treatments. A fundraiser, including a silent auction and live entertainment, is being held at the Irish Pub in Lewisburg on Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. (Photo credit: More...

Brady Powers Mickey celebrates his 16th birthday in the hospital a few weeks ago. Shortly after, Mickey lost his full head of hair; nearly three years after his brothers had shaved their heads in support of their sibling warrior.
By admin On Friday, November 6th, 2015

Community goes into support mode

Brady Powers Mickey celebrates his 16th birthday in the hospital a few weeks ago. Shortly after, Mickey lost his full head of hair; nearly three years after his brothers had shaved their heads in support of their More...

By admin On Friday, November 6th, 2015

Celebrate this year’s Campaign Kickoff with United Way of GBV

The United Way of Greenbrier Valley invites you to join this year’s Campaign Chairs, Mary and Paul Lindquist, for a celebration on Sunday, Nov. 8, from 4-6 p.m., in the barn at Montwell Park (behind Hill & More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Registration open for Run United half marathon/5K run/walk

Online registration is now open for the United Way of Greenbrier Valley’s Run United. This half-marathon and Zombie 5K run/walk is taking place on Saturday, Oct. 24, in Lewisburg. The event will raise funds and More...

By admin On Friday, September 4th, 2015

Hill and Holler Dirt Dash for United Way

United Way of Greenbrier Valley this week announced the inaugural Hill and Holler Dirt Dash. This 5-mile trail run will take place Saturday, Sept. 26. The event will raise funds and awareness for the United Way More...