Help Raise Funds for Oklahoma Victims: Thanks to Midas of Richmond and the Wine Loft


Looking for a way to help the victims of the Oklahoma tornado disaster? Mark Smith of Midas Richmond is making it easier and fun at the same time. Help RVA, Help Moore Thursday night, May 30th at the Wine Loft in Short Pump from 6 PM to 10 PM stop in for great wine and […]

Mark Smith Challenges Richmond Moms: Help Feed Hungry Children Locally


Mark Smith of Midas of Richmond says, “I had the pleasure of delivering backpacks of food to Westview Elementary earlier today. Westview is a great place to take the backpacks – the faculty and staff always make time to chat, the kids have big smiles and bright eyes – and, man, do the faces light […]

Save Lives and Feed the Hungry with Car Service at Midas of Richmond in May


Mark Smith of Midas of Richmond is serious about raising money and getting resources for FeedMore, and saving lives through VA Blood Services. Fight Hunger In May, you can fight hunger with car care AND save lives with car care at Midas of Richmond, thanks to Mark and his team. Come in and get your […]

Richmond Restaurant Week Benefits Meals on Wheels and FeedMore: April 22-28


Get ready for Richmond Restaurant Week and some delicious food and fun! It’s all to help raise money for FeedMore and Meals on Wheels. Restaurants are donating a portion of their sales to these organizations. April 22-28, 2013 is the spring event and it happens again October 21-27, 2013. Each time you go out to […]

This Week’s Calendar: January 21 – 27, 2013


Don’t forget to check your Savvy Saver card for great savings at many local events and activities for kids and adults. Don’t have a card? No worries – download a copy here! Have an event to add to our calendar? Email us at! ALWAYS check dates, times and locations of events as they may […]

Give Blood and Get an Oil Change at Midas on January 26


Midas is doing it again! Next Saturday, January 26, 2013, come out and donate a pint of blood to VA Blood Service – then get an oil change! A pint of blood saves 3 lives! This is not only a great way to get an oil change, but the perfect way to do something to […]

Wine Down to Benefit KLM Foundation: 8/8/12* (please note date change)

The Wine Loft Richmond VA

The Monthly Wine Down event is scheduled at The Wine Loft on Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 to benefit KLM Scholarship Foundation. We’ve had to change the date to 8/8/12, thank you for understanding. You don’t want to miss this fun night out with friends, old and new.  Thanks to’s Trevor Dickerson for partnering with us each […]

Wine Down for the Junior League of Richmond: 4/4/12

Junior League of Richmond VA

The Monthly Wine Down event is scheduled at The Wine Loft on   Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 6:30pm to benefit The Junior League of Richmond, VA. You don’t want to miss this fun night out with friends, old and new.       Thanks to’s Trevor Dickerson for partnering with us each month. This […]

Wine Down Wednesday with us to support Adopt-A-Classroom: 2/29/12

The Wine Loft Richmond VA

The Monthly Wine Down event is scheduled at The Wine Loft on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 6:30pm to benefit Adopt-A-Classroom.   Note: Typically we host these events the first Weds of each month, but we’ll be blogging for Chevy all the way from Richmond to Austin, TX raising funds & awareness for this charity. Thanks to […]

The Power of a Story: A Child’s Hunger

Central VA Food Bank needs donations

I received an email with this story attached today, and it stopped me in my tracks, and I wanted to share it with you: I’ve worked with the Central Virginia Food Bank (aka Feedmore) for many years. One story from several years ago really stands out, and it goes something like this – Richmond had […]