Win $1 Million or Prizes by Helping Local Nonprofits


Fas Mart®’s Parent Company Launches Million-Dollar Scratch Card Game in Nine States, including Virginia   In-store scratcher cards, and one online entry hold chance to win $1 million; Local nonprofit also has chance to receive $20,000 donation Press Release RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 15, 2014 – Area Fas Mart® stores are launching a promotion on January […]

Delicious Holiday Shopping that Benefits CJSTUF: November 1st – 3rd


Here’s a delicious way to help CJSTUF in November! We’ve got a great opportunity for you to get some early holiday shopping done, all while helping out a wonderful cause. CJSTUF is teaming up with Gloria Dempsey, Tastefully Simple Independent Consultant, for an online fundraising party to benefit CJSTUF on November 1, 2013. Tastefully Simple […]

Massage Envy Hosting Healing Hands


Who doesn’t love a massage? And now, you have a great reason to indulge! MASSAGE ENVY SPA AND THE ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION HOST THIRD ANNUAL HEALING HANDS FOR ARTHRITIS EVENT On September 18, $10 From Every Massage or Facial Benefits the Arthritis Foundation Massage Envy Spa and the Arthritis Foundation have joined forces to host the […]

Remember to Walk to End Alzheimer’s: October 5, 2013


Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. More than 5 million Americans are living with the disease. In 2013, Alzheimer’s will cost the nation $203 billion. This number is expected to rise to $1.2 trillion by 2050. Those are great reasons to participate in the Greater Richmond Chapter’s Walk […]

The 3rd Annual Fall BRAzaar is Coming: October 5


Who knew? The 3rd Annual fall BRAzaar is going to be one of the most fun fundraising events of the year. With live music, vendors, and plenty of children’s activities, the BRAzaar is a hit for all ages. Health and Cancer Care providers will be offering health screenings, Breast Cancer education, information and support. Saturday, […]

Inaugural VCU Broad Street Mile Set for September 28, 2013


Richmond’s newest festival is gearing up for September – and it’s going to include running, walking, food, music, and lots of fun. The VCU Broad Street Mile combines a Fun Run + Festival and is scheduled for September 28, 2013. The inaugural event takes place between Belvidere Street and Hermitage Road on the city’s major […]

Feed Hungry Families and Support Virginia Farmers Market Week: August 4-10


August 4th through August 10th, 2013 is Virginia Farmers Market Week. As we approach the mid-season for farmers markets across the state of Virginia, Patrick Warner of Carytown Market is taking steps to promote these venues in a big way. It has been estimated that only 5% of the Richmond area residents shop regularly at […]

Website Collects Money for Brendon Mackey’s Funeral

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Most everyone has heard about the tragic death of little 7-year old Brendon Mackey. Brendon died after being hit by a stray bullet in a parking lot before a fireworks show in Brandermill. Everyone is shocked and enraged by such senseless behavior of an unknown person. Catherine Hopkins of Amelia County has taken steps to […]

CJ the DJ’s Bluegrass (Mostly) Boogaloo


Enjoy tons of fun and help raise money for CJ’s Thumbs Up at the same time. It’s a full day of food, fun, and entertainment.  CJ the DJ’s Bluegrass (Mostly) Boogaloo  A full day of music at Ashland Coffee and Tea.  July 20th, 2013 Tickets are $20 per person. Featured acts include Cary St. Ramblers Wilkinson […]

Richmond Area Youth Volunteer Opportunities for Summer


Youth volunteer opportunities are a great way for kids to learn, stay active, and become better citizens. Why not take advantage of the summer to engage your child(ren) in youth volunteer opportunities? We’ve compiled a list of options below. Listed below are some of the opportunities in the Richmond area. American Lung Association. 16-year old […]