91.7 Lynchburg  93.9 Roanoke   105.3 Farmville & Fluvanna

91.7   Lynchburg    93.9   Roanoke   105.3    Farmville & Fluvanna 

Thrive Women's Healthcare Fall Banquets October  25 & 26

Thrive Women's Healthcare in Charlottesville is celebrating 35 years of ministry during their fall fundraisers. Enjoy an inspirational evening featuring keynote speaker, Lisa Kratz Thomas, while sharing delicious food, wonderful fellowship, and a glimpse into the life-saving work of Thrive Women’s Healthcare! Four events are scheduled in October; click HERE for details and ticket information. For Thrive's main website visit www.thrivecentralva.org. For their donor and partner site, visit www.partner.virginiapregnancy.org.

Walks to End Alzheimer's  in Rke & Cville October 26

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Walks are coming up in Virginia this month, including Roanoke and Charlottesville October 26. Click HERE to find a Walk near you.

Cornerstone Christian Academy Chili Cook-off & Vendor Fair October 26

Cornerstone Christian Academy in Appomattox is hosting its annual Chili Cook Off and Vendor Fair on Saturday Oct 26 from 4:30-7pm. Admission is $5 for ages 11 and up and $3 for ages 3-10 years old. Come taste the variety of chilis, start your Christmas shopping at our various vendors and participate in the 4-H dessert auction. There will also a costume contest for children up to 12 years old. Bring in a decorated pumpkin to enter the pumpkin contest! The school is just west of Appomattox on 460 and Police Tower Road. Learn more at www.ccaofva.org.

CASA of Central Virginia Information Meeting October 26 in Appomattox

CASA of Central Virginia is hosting an information meeting on Saturday October 26 from 10-11am at Liberty Baptist Church in Appomattox Learn more about the role of a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteer, the history of the program, who CASA helps, and how you can get involved.

For more information on the meeting click HERE.

Learn more about CASA of Central Virginia at www.cvcasa.org.

Clifford Baptist Church Fall Festival October 31

Clifford Baptist Church is having a Fall Festival for all Children 12 and under October 31st from 6-8pm.  There's no cost and all are welcome. There will be lots of Biblical games, bounce houses, popcorn, cotton candy, photo booth, door prizes, and at each game station you will be treated with candy for your pumpkin! There will be a pumpkin judging contest so bring your carved pumpkin. (no evil pumpkins or costumes please) The church is at 635 Fletchers Level Road in Amherst and at www.cliffordbaptist.org.

 

Cumberland Community Trunk or Treat October 31

There will be Community Trunk or Treat at Payne Memorial UMC & Fitzgerald Baptist October 31st from 5:30-8pm. Children can enjoy a bounce house, games, crafts, hot dogs drinks, chips, and lots of candy! The event will be at 1 Stoney Point Road, Cumberland in Cumberland. There's no cost and all are welcome. Sponsored by Shiloh, Payne, and Fitzgerald Churches.

 

Huddleston Community Trunk or Treat October 31

The Huddleston Community Trunk or Treat will be held on Thursday, October 31st from 6–8pm at The Glenwood Center (corner of SML Parkway & Rt. 43 South (Leesville Rd) in Huddleston. Huddleston area churches are coming together to provide a family friendly event where children can dress up and safely enjoy the evening of October 31st. There will be plenty of candy treats to go around!  Free hotdogs, chili beans, beverages & dessert goodies will be served as well. 

 Everyone is asked to bring a non-perishable food item to benefit the AGAPE Center and enjoy a night of fall family fun! 

This event is sponsored by Huddleston Community Church, Mentow Baptist, Church of God of Prophecy, Bethlehem Baptist, and Palestine Baptist Churches.

Small Business Development Center Workshops Scheduled for October & November

The Small Business Development Center in Lynchburg is offering a number of events in October and November for those who want to start a business, expand a business or export products. For more information visit www.sbdclyhr.org.

Timberlake Christian School Fall Festival November 2

Timberlake Christian School will have a Fall Festival & Bazaar Saturday November 2 from 9am-1pm. Admission is free. There will be vendors, a silent auction, games for the kids, inflatables, food, and much more. Something for everyone! Proceeds will benefit the TCS Pre-K.

For more information about the event or to participate as a vendor, click HERE or call (434)237-5943. Timberlake Christian School is 202 Horizon Drive in Forest and at www.timberlakechristianschool.org.

 

CASA of Central Virginia’s 5th Annual Superhero Run November 2

CASA of Central Virginia’s 5th Annual Superhero 5K and 1 Mile Children's Fun Run will be held Saturday, November 2 at Percival's Island Trail in downtown Lynchburg. All proceeds benefit Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Virginia, because every child needs a hero, but abused children need superheroes! Learn more and register HERE.

Woman’s Club of Cumberland Election Day Fundraiser November 5

The Woman’s Club of Cumberland will be hosting their annual Election Day fundraiser this year at Fitzgerald Memorial Baptist Church in Cumberland Court House on Tuesday November 5 from 12-3pm. Chili will be avaiable for $8 per quart along with baked goods for sale. Anyone interested in pre-ordering chili should contact a club member. All funds collected stay in the local community.

Lynchburg Community Prayer Breakfast November 7

The 51st Lynchburg Community Prayer Breakfast will be held Thursday November 7 from 7-9 am at Heritage Baptist Church. The event will include a full buffet breakfast, worship music and a message from guest speaker Dr. Tim Clinton, president of American Association of Christian Counselors, and a time of prayer for our nation, communities, churches, schools and more. This is non-denominational event is open to everyone. For tickets and more details click HERE. To learn more about Lynchburg Community Prayer visit www.lynchburgprayer.com.

Cumberland Alliance of Churches Fall Fest November 9

The Cumberland Alliance of Churches will be sponsoring their annual Fall Fest on Saturday, November 9th from 11am to 2pm at the Cumberland Middle/High School Cafetorium and Gym. As part of the fall festival, there will be a free coat giveaway for all who attend and need one. To help with the giveaway, the Alliance is asking for donations of new or gently worn winter coats and jackets between now and November 2nd. Laundered items may be placed in the drop boxes at the C&F Bank locations in Cumberland and Cartersville as well as dropped off at Shiloh New Covenant Church on Rt. 60. For more information, call (804)492-4613.

Park View Community Mission Love Your Neighbor 5K November 9

Park View Community Mission presents the1st Annual Love Your Neighbor 5K Saturday November 9 at Peaks View Park in Lynchburg. The event is open to runners and walkers of all abilities. Experience a flat, beautiful, course in one of Lynchburg's most picturesque parks. The course begins and ends within the Peaks View Park grounds, winds through calming trails, and a peaceful river. Family-friendly course setting. Click HERE to register or for more details. Learn more about Park View Community Mission at www.parkviewcommunitymission.org.

Clifford Baptist Church GriefShare – Surviving the Holidays November 10

Clifford Baptist Church presents “GriefShare – Surviving the Holidays” Sunday November 10 from 3-5pm.

When you are grieving a loved one, the holiday season can be especially painful. This seminar can help with how to deal with emotions, what to do about traditions, helpful tips for surviving social events, and how to find hope for the future.  

There is no cost to attend by registration is requested. Click HERE to register or call 434-944-1362.  

Clifford Baptist Church is at 635 Fletchers Level Road in Amherst and www.cliffordbaptist.org.  

Surgery Fundraiser for Chrispine

Chrispine is a 16 year old native of Zambia with a heart calcification defect that has stunted his growth and now threatens his life. Jefferson Park Baptist in Charlottesville is working to arrange for a surgeon, coordinate his travel, and cover his surgical costs so he can get the surgery he needs, in time. Chrispine wants to finish his education and become a teacher in his home town, however without this surgery he won’t survive. We're short on time, so please help us make this happen for Chrispine by praying, sharing in any way possible and donating. For more information, and to donate, visit https://www.gofundme.com/dnskpx-lifesaving-surgery-for-chrispine

Pregnancy Support Center of South Side Virginia

Pregnant? We’re here for you.

We can help with pregnancy support, prenatal, infant care and parenting classes, and post-abortion support.

All of our services are confidential and free of charge.

 

 

Three locations: Farmville, Buckingham, Appomattox


Appointments are encouraged but walk-ins are welcome.

Contact us @ (434) 392-8483


1-800-712-HELP (4357) Or text “HELPLINE” to 313131

Blue Ridge Women's Center "Your Story"

How has the Blue Ridge Women's Center impacted your life, or the life of someone you know? The BRWC has been around for 30 years and would love to hear YOUR story. 

 

Click here to submit your story anonymously.

Click here to read REAL stories from those impacted by the BRWC.

LYNCHBURG DAILY BREAD

For 33 years, Lynchburg Daily Bread has provided a hot meal in a Christian environment to the needy of the Lynchburg area.


Our office hours are 8am-1:30pm, 7 days a week. We serve a free, nutritious lunch from 10:50am to 12:20pm, 365 days a year. Everyone is welcome and guests may have as many servings as they wish. More than 98% of our food is donated from local colleges, grocery stores, restaurants, etc.


Volunteers are the lifeline of Lynchburg Daily Bread. Each day, 10-12 volunteers prepare, cook and serve the meal to the homeless and hungry of our community. If you would like to help, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator.