Tag archive for ‘United Way’
By Sara Mansheim On Thursday, July 7th, 2016

High Water

I remember the flood of 1985. I was nine years old, and my aunt and cousin lived in Marlinton. I remember going there the day after, when the waters had receded. For all these years, I’ve remembered the refrigerator More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, June 13th, 2016

Greenbrier County Convention & Visitors Bureau to hold grant training

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will hold a training workshop for its Cooperative Advertising Mini-Grant Program on Friday, June 17, at 10 a.m. The session will be held in the Rahall Conference More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, June 12th, 2016

United Way of GBV partners with Carnegie Hall Kids’ College

Each year several hundred children from Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas Counties participate in Kids’ College at Carnegie Hall. This two-week enrichment program encourages creativity and inquisitiveness for More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Carnegie Hall Kids’ College enrollment open

Carnegie Hall is currently accepting registrations for the 2016 Kids’ College, which will be held July 11-15 and July 18-22. The popular Kids’ College program is open to all children who will be entering kindergarten More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 3rd, 2016

New ‘Mountaineer’ to be honored at public reception in Maxwelton

Troy Clemons The West Virginia University Mountaineer for 2016-17 at WVU athletic events and events throughout the state will be the guest of honor at a reception Friday, June 10, at the Greenbrier Valley Airport More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Veteran banker joins Premier Bank

Veteran banker Deborah Sizemore has joined Premier Bank as senior vice president – commercial banking. Mark Bias, president and chief executive officer of Premier Bank, said, “We’re delighted to have a More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 13th, 2016

Williamsburg Food Pantry Dinner a success

The corned beef and cabbage dinner recently held by the Williamsburg Food Pantry was a success.  The food pantry thanks everyone who rolled up their sleeves and pitched in to help raise the much needed funds.  More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 6th, 2016

Local organizations collaborate in Run the GBV race series

In the past six months, several area nonprofits have been meeting to collaborate in a joint effort known as Run the GBV. These area nonprofits have spearheaded a race series that is featuring four area races: High More...

By Sara Mansheim On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

United Way presents checks to area organizations

By Sarah MansheimOn Tuesday morning, United Way of the Greenbrier Valley Executive Director Erin Hurst gathered with United Way committee members to present checks to several local organizations. The funds were More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, April 21st, 2016

GVCF Women’s Fund presents ‘North Country’ for Equal Pay Day

The Women’s Fund of the Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) will show the film “North Country” on Monday, Apr. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Lewis Theatre in downtown Lewisburg to recognize Equal Pay Day More...