Stories

Some call it stories. Others call it a blog. But here you will find nuggets of goodness to use and -- you guessed it -- SHARE!

Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC) Celebrates Local Changemakers

Written by Alyssa Wilson, University of Lynchburg Bonner Intern

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities is making strides towards change and inclusivity across the Commonwealth throughout schools, businesses and communities. They don’t only work to make a change, but to celebrate the changemakers of the community as well.

What is the VCIC? 

Volunteers Make World Help's Mission a Reality

written by Alyssa Wilson, University of Lynchburg Bonner Intern 

For 32 years, World Help has been serving countries around the globe from right here in Lynchburg, Virginia, as a humanitarian aid organization sending lifesaving supplies to over 20 nations annually. 

 

World Help sends over 80 containers a year of lifesaving aid. The main mission of the organization is “to bring help and hope” by meeting physical needs and shipping supplies such as clothing, hygiene items, mattresses, food, medical supplies and more. 

 

Peer-to-Peer Lunch and Learn at the Lynchburg Humane Society

Join us on Wednesday, March 27 for the SHARE Lunch and Learn hosted by the Lynchburg Humane Society at 1211 Old Graves Mill Rd in Lynchburg. 

Executive Director Jill Mollohan will speak about the history, future, and everyday life saving work of the Lynchburg Humane Society. Don’t miss this one because we guarantee even if you’ve lived in Lynchburg for a long time, you will learn something new about LHS! 

SHARE Greater Lynchburg Spring Mixer 2024

SHARE Greater Lynchburg seeks to Magnify, Equip and Connect our local nonprofit community. Come join us for a complimentary morning coffee, tea, fruit and pastries and meet other nonprofit leaders! Learn about SHARE Greater Lynchburg's annual programming and the Hillcats Community Champions program.

Join us at our SHARE Greater Lynchburg Spring Mixer at the Hillcats Stadium on Wednesday, March 6 at 9am! 

Amherst County Habitat for Humanity Innovates with Energy Efficient Building Practices

Written by Alyssa Wilson, University of Lynchburg Bonner Intern

Amherst County Habitat for Humanity is making enormous strides as one of the first Habitats in Virginia to provide energy-efficient housing to neighbors in need of safe, affordable housing. 

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We have so much great news to share from our nonprofit partners about their amazing work. But, we'd love to hear from you. Let us know if you have stories you'd like to tell and we'll make you a guest blogger!!