Can Habitat Middlesex become self-supporting?
When we do the math, we find that once 15 to 20 houses are built by a local Habitat Affiliate, the local organization can continue constructing additional houses without the need for raising donor funds.
Contestant donates food from her ‘Victory Garden’
Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Stephanie Hutton and Little Miss Spat contestant Emma Gresham grew many delicious fruits and vegetables in their Victory Garden.
Contestant supports senior citizens
Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant JaLisa Carter (third from right) presents a $700 donation to the Bay Aging Active Life Senior Center at Cooks Corner.
Queen contestant helps cancer patients
The community service project of Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Sarah Daniel was to sponsor several bake sales at Rappahannock General Hospital in Kilmarnock. The funds generated have been donated to the RGH Cancer Center.
Horizons to host Trike-A-Thon
A St. Jude Trike-A-Thon event will gearing up the week of August 21 at Horizons Unlimited. The event will help teach children riding-toy safety while raising funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the premier center for the research and treatment of childhood cancer and other deadly diseases.