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Unified Potential Pursues Goal of Connected Community Through Standout Innovation

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on June 8, 2021    in

Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg highlights the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Unified Potential!

Specializing in the leveraging of technology to enable everyone in the Lynchburg region to make connections leading to the realization of genuine improvements in health, United Potential was created to design and implement programs that provide genuine benefit to all.

To accomplish these goals, Unified Potential has launched a series of innovative initiatives, including Move Up Lynchburg, Unified4kids, RacingUPward, Phlebotomy courses, and UP4air.

Virginia Amateur Sports Inspires Wellness Through Athletic Competition Across Lynchburg Region

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on May 18, 2021    in

Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, highlights the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Virginia Amateur Sports!

Virginia Amateur Sports (VAS) mission is to promote awareness and benefits of physical fitness and healthy lifestyles through sports education, training & competition. VAS directs more than 10 events throughout the year, including the Virginia Commonwealth Games, the largest multi-sport festival held in Virginia each year.

Lynchburg Beacon of Hope Seeks to Build Brighter Tomorrow for the Next Generation

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on May 11, 2021    in

Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, will highlight the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Lynchburg Beacon of Hope!

Through working with Lynchburg City Schools, Lynchburg Beacon of Hope’s mission is to ensure all students in the Lynchburg City Public School system have the tools and resources they need to pursue a post-secondary education.

Read more about Lynchburg Beacon of Hope and their programs here.

Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center Enriches Lynchburg Region Through Outdoor Education

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on May 4, 2021    in

Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, will highlight the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center!

Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center is nestled among tall, whispering poplars and Virginia pines of the 19,000-acre Appomattox-Buckingham State Forest, and caressed by beautiful, clear, Holiday Lake. Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center is more than a meeting place or retreat camp--it is an experience of unforgettable memories!

CVACL Helps Improve Quality of Life for the Lynchburg Region

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on April 27, 2021    in

Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, will highlight the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Central Virginia Alliance for Community Living!

Central Virginia Alliance for Community Living, Inc. (CVACL) supports older adults and persons with disabilities to live with dignity in accordance with their own personal choice.

Vector Space Empowers Creatives to Make a Difference Across Lynchburg Region

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on April 20, 2021    in

Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, will highlight the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Vector Space

Vector Space's is a nonprofit makerspace: a physical place for people interested in science, technology, engineering, art, and math to collaborate, invent, discover, and build the things that interest them. Their mission is "to build an open and collaborative community that fosters innovation, creativity, and the pursuit of science-based knowledge."

The Sports Outreach Institute Uses Athletics to Make a Difference Around the World

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on April 13, 2021    in
Each Tuesday, the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, will highlight the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region. Today’s nonprofit is Sports Outreach Institute, Inc!

The Sports Outreach Institute's mission is "to recruit, train, equip and deploy committed Christian leaders in the effective use of sports ministry for the purposes of sharing the gospel and alleviating human suffering."
Read more about Sports Outreach and their programs here.

Nonprofit Tuesday: Bower Center Brings Arts to Bedford

Written by megan@sharegreaterlynchburg.org    on March 23, 2021    in

Nonprofit Tuesday: Bower Center Brings Arts to Bedford


Each Tuesday the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, in partnership with SHARE Greater Lynchburg, will be highlighting the amazing contributions of member nonprofits and their impact throughout our region.

Today’s nonprofit is Bower Center For The Arts! The Bower Center for the Arts' mission is "to make visual and performing arts available to the region; to become a creative force and an educational resource for the community; and to harness the economic vitality of the arts."

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