C&F to sponsor ‘saving’ video contest for youth
Did you know that students who have a savings account dedicated for education are more likely to enroll in college? Or that saving has been linked to an improved outlook on life, greater social engagement and decreased risk-taking behaviors? And the positive aspects of saving don’t end there.
08.25.2010Trike-A-Thon for children battling cancer
A St. Jude Trike-A-Thon event will be held at 10 a.m. this Friday, August 20, at Horizons Unlimited day care. The event will teach children riding-toy safety while raising funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, one of the world’s premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other catastrophic childhood diseases.
08.19.2010EVB back-to-school effort
With the support of the community, branch offices of EVB bank in Urbanna, Hartfield and Kilmarnock sponsored a “Pack the Bus” program to collect school supplies for needy children in local elementary schools.
08.19.2010RCC Foundation soars to $3 million 2-year goal
The Rappahannock Community College Educational Foundation Inc. (RCC/EFI) has reached its goal of raising $3 million in new contributions in two years through its “Soaring Together” major gifts campaign, according to RCC/EFI board president E.D. “Chip” Minor III.