Tag Archive: Hopewell

John Randolph Foundation SUSTAINS …

  With branches in Hopewell, Burrowsville, Carson, Dinwiddie, Disputanta, McKenney and Prince George, the Appomattox Regional Library System (ARLS) provides services and programs for residents of all ages through traditional library resources and emerging technology. The JRF Mission fund has supported ARLS since 1996 with grants exceeding $202 million and have assisted the library with… View Article

John Randolph Foundation SUSTAINS …

  Central Virginia Health Services (CVHS) Hopewell-Prince George at the Crossings has provided more than 11,000 visits for medical, dental, and behavioral health care to underinsured, non-insured, and insured area residents since 2004. It is one of Central Virginia Health Services’ 18 locations throughout the region. Central Virginia Health Services, Inc. (CVHS) is a community-based,… View Article

John Randolph Foundation SUPPORTS …

Hopewell/Prince George Healthy Families Hopewell/Prince George Families has been helping families since 1991. The organization works to ensure that children are born healthy, reach school age ready to learn, and grow up to be healthy, contributing members of their communities. Assessment and referral services are offered to all Hopewell and Prince George families. Intensive home-based… View Article

John Randolph Foundation SUSTAINS ….

  Friends of the Lower Appomattox River (FOLAR) works to protect and promote the river’s natural beauty and history for all to enjoy. Part of their mission is developing a regional Greenway-Blueway network of trails and water access along the lower Appomattox River so residents and visitors may hike, bike, or paddle along many miles… View Article

John Randolph Foundation NOURISHES …

The new year has begun and JRF continues to celebrate some of the nonprofit organizations we have supported during our 25 years of service in the community. In 1983, the Hopewell Food Pantry was created by a group of local churches to provide emergency food to individuals and families in temporary crisis. Nearly 40 years… View Article

John Randolph Foundation NURTURES …

  Active in the Richmond area since 1962, Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc. has helped children reach their potential by creating and professionally supporting one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters has matched more than 300 children (Littles) in the Tri-cities area with caring, consistent adult mentors… View Article

Hopewell-Prince George Healthy Families: “The Little House Where the Magic Happens”

It’s just a little beige house on Hopewell’s North 4th Avenue, but I hear big things are happening inside.  I’m dropping by to learn more about Hopewell-Prince George Healthy Families, a local nonprofit that works to make a positive difference for children and families in the Hopewell and Prince George County communities. I’m meeting with… View Article

2019 Trudy Bogese Campership Awards

This year the Trudy Bogese Campership program awarded 19 students from Hopewell and Prince George with a campership – a summer camp scholarship!  Our recipients are listed below by school.  This year marked a big change for the program which welcomed applications from Hopewell youth in addition to youth from Prince George County. The camperships are… View Article

Family by Choice | Big Brothers Big Sisters

Terence Doctor shuffles a basketball from hand to hand as he tells me about volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters.  He’s been a Big for four years to the same Little –  James – who’s a celebrity here at Dupont Elementary.  As James makes his way down the hall to us, just about everyone gives him… View Article

Weekend Backpacking | FeedMore Leads the Way

“I’m just a solution-oriented person. If there’s a problem, let’s solve it.” Simple enough, right? That’s Annessa Jones, the Guidance Counselor at Harry E. James Elementary School in Hopewell. Annessa Jones helps children at Harry E. James Elementary School receive nutritious meals for their weekends at home. Her job as a Guidance Counselor is to care… View Article