Category Archives: Stories
This year, there were 72 candidates who applied to become one of the 12 organizations that would benefit from the Deep Run Marathon Dance. Since October, the Deep Run Marathon Dance student committee, which consists of 50 Deep Run High … Continue reading
Carolyn Lecroy will be speaking to the Ladies of the Knights Auxillar in Norfolk. We wish to thank them for their wonderful donation, including 5 boxes and bags full of children’s books.
The Gayton Baptist Church in Richmond collected 82 children’s books for us in February. Inmates will read these books on their DVDs and we will send the books to their children. Special thanks to Associate Children’s Minister Rhonda Holland for … Continue reading
Many thanks to Books on Wheels for their recent donation of five boxes of paperback children’s books to our program. This generous donation will allow inmates to include a gift book to their children in the envelope with their Messages … Continue reading
A lot has happened since recognition in 2008 by CNN and Johnson & Johnson of The Messages Project as an organization that contributes to social problem solving through direct action. This is the first of what will be regular updates … Continue reading
Official Press Release: “Governor Announces 2009 Volunteerism and Community Service Award Recipients”. You may visit the original link or read the full release below. ———- Official Release from www.governor.virginia.gov ———- Governor Announces 2009 Volunteerism and Community Service Award Recipients RICHMOND – … Continue reading
UPDATE – Filming of Holiday Messages Ends. We — George, Kevin, Keith (those wonderful volunteers) and myself — have just gotten in from finishing up the Messages for the Holidays. They were wonderful…and before I continue I wanted everyone to … Continue reading