Tag archive for ‘United Way’
By Mountain Messenger 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 Mountain Messenger 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 Mountain Messenger 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 Mountain Messenger 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 Mountain Messenger 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 Mountain Messenger 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 Mountain Messenger 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...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Cindy Lavender-Bowe steps down from United Way of the GBV

After three years at the helm of the United Way of Greenbrier Valley, executive director Cindy Lavender-Bowe is stepping down effective Oct. 30. Lavender-Bowe will be leaving her position to focus on her family More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

The Hub now open weekdays from 3-8 p.m.

What are students doing after school? What are they doing while their parents finish work? Where are they making friends and exploring new ideas and opportunities? How are they getting home? The Hub, Greenbrier More...

Adam DeGraff will play a concert benefiting the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley on Thursday, July 30.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Neighbors Helping Neighbors: Our Community Works to Fight Hunger

Rock Fiddler on the ROOF! By Cindy Lavender-Bowe Executive Director, United Way of the Greenbrier Valley With over 2 million views on YouTube and having played concerts in major cities across the country and around More...