91.7 Lynchburg  93.9 Roanoke   105.3 Farmville & Fluvanna

91.7   Lynchburg    93.9   Roanoke   105.3    Farmville & Fluvanna 

Hunters for the Hungry Night with the Hillcats August 22

The Hunters for the Hungry "Outdoors Night" with the Lynchburg Hillcats will be held Thursday August 22 at 6:30pm. Gates open at 5:30pm. General admission is $8. Wear your favorite camo and let's paint the park to support Hunters for the Hungry! Proceeds will allow Hunters for the Hungry to continue feeding our neightbors all over Virginia!

Sponsorships still available!  Call the Hillcats at 434-528-1144 or Hunters for the Hungry at 800-352-4868. Learn more at www.h4hungry.org.

Izaak Walton League of Lynchburg Open House August 24

Izaak Walton Park will host an Open House Saturday August 24 from 10am-4pm.  Admission for the day is free  and the public is invited tp tour the 325 acre park and enjoy its many amenities. Activities include a fishing contest for kids, boating, and swimming; also shooting at the trap & skeet ranges, the rifle & pistol ranges, and the archery range. Food will be available for purchase, but the first 100 non-member guests receive a voucher for a  free lunch! There will be drawings for a free membership and other fun prizes for all ages. The park is at 210 Conservation Lane in Amherst, just off Izaak Walton Road. For more information, go to www.IWLL.org

Business on Mission Roanoke Breakfast August 29

Business on Mission of the Roanoke Valley is hosting a breakfast August 29 from 7:30am-9am at Holiday Inn Tanglewood. The guest speaker will be Gary Feazell with F&S Building Innovations.

Business on Mission is a not-for profit organization composed of volunteers in the business realm to come alongside other business leaders with practical steps, advice and encouragement to f urther God’s Kingdom in our day to day lives. To learn more and for tickets visit www.bomroanoke.com and find them  on Facebook.

Pregnancy Support Center of Southside Virginia Walk for Life September 28

The Pregnancy Support Center of Southside Virginia's Walk for Life is scheduled for September 28 at High Bridge Trail in Farmville. This annual fundraiser allows the Center to offer hope, help and encouragement to families in our area.

To participate, please complete a fundraising form available HERE. You can also pick them up at the Center. An information flyer is also available HERE, which you can print and share with your friends, family, coworkers and church! Completed forms and donations can be brought to the walk at 8:00am or turned in at the Pregnancy Support Center on Friday, September 27 between 9am and 7pm. The Center is at 201 North Main Street, Suite 1106 in Farmville. Learn more about the Center and the Walk HERE.

 

 

 

 

Support for Grieving Parents Meeting Postponed to September

Our Hearts Are Home is a faith-based organization whose purpose is to minister to families grieving the loss of a child, providing encouragement to those who are suffering, and to educate and equip individuals to reach out to those in need.

There will be a gathering in September in Lynchburg to help you connect with others who are traveling the same journey, learn from each other, discover helpful resources, and experience the comfort that Jesus gives. There is no cost to attend. Click HERE for more information about this event and others. To learn more about the ministry visit www.ourheartsarehome.com. You can also find them on Facebook.

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.