Non-Profit

Upcoming American Red Cross Blood Drives Begin This Week

Upcoming American Red Cross Blood Drives Begin This Week

| January 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Sharah Denton VALDOSTA – The American Red Cross is hosting several blood drives throughout the community. On Tuesday, January 23 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., the host site will be Wiregrass Georgia Technical College located at 4089 Val Tech Rd., Valdosta, GA 31602. Donors may also visit redcrossblood.org and make an appointment online using code: […]

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ACTO Presents “Elvis is in the Building”

ACTO Presents “Elvis is in the Building”

| January 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Alzheimer’s Caregiver Time Out (ACTO) will host its “Elvis is in the Building” fundraiser Saturday, Feb. 24 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Mathis City Auditorium. This event is hosted every February to benefit ACTO and features Austin Irby performing as Elvis Presley. ACTO is a non-profit that provides a “time out” […]

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Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Hosts Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Hosts Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

| January 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Sharah N. Denton On January 15, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Tau Lambda Chapter hosted the Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast at the Holiday Inn Conference Center. The theme, “Together We Win with Love for Humanity,” was eloquently discussed by the Keynote Speaker, Attorney Roy W. Copeland. Martin Luther King, Jr. is not […]

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Voice of Victory Welcomes New Pastor

Voice of Victory Welcomes New Pastor

| January 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Sharah Denton For Voice of Victory’s newly installed leader, Pastor Travis King, there is no time to waste in leading the church. After Dr. Angela Manning, the founding leader of the church, became an Apostle, and through much prayer and the support of Manning, King was positioned to take the lead. “Dr. Manning was […]

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Annual Hospice Half & Dewey Color Dash to be Held Feb. 17

Annual Hospice Half & Dewey Color Dash to be Held Feb. 17

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – On Saturday, Feb. 17  from 7 a.m. to noon, Hospice of South Georgia will host the Hospice Half & Dewey Color Dash. The event will be held at Georgia Christian School, 4359 Dasher Rd, Valdosta, Georgia 31601. There will be two races: a half marathon (13.1 miles) for our more experienced runners, and […]

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The Princess Academy Nonprofit Organization

The Princess Academy Nonprofit Organization

| December 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Sharah Denton After graduating college, Brittney Bartholomew knew she was called to a higher purpose. The Princess Academy was her opportunity to make a positive impact in the community. The Princess Academy is a mentoring program designed to provide tools and support that inspire high school young ladies to become all God has created them […]

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LifeSouth: Saving Lives Locally

LifeSouth: Saving Lives Locally

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Sharah Denton LifeSouth is a nonprofit organization that provides blood donations within local communities. For Valdosta, Lowndes County, LifeSouth works directly with South Georgia Medical Center and is always in need of blood donations to provide support for the local community. According to Team Supervisor, Cheyanna Shelley, LifeSouth collects blood donations for local needs. […]

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YEA! Learns About Legal Issues and Accounting

YEA! Learns About Legal Issues and Accounting

| December 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Photo Caption: Attorney Paul W. Hamilton speaks as YEA! students and Lead Instructor, Amanda Johnson, listen. VALDOSTA — Students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) in Valdosta, GA were introduced to Attorney Paul Hamilton from the Law Office of Paul W. Hamilton, LLC, who spoke to the class about legal issues to consider when starting […]

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Goodwill Industries Provide Career Opportunities for the Community

Goodwill Industries Provide Career Opportunities for the Community

| December 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

  By Sharah Denton Goodwill is more than a place where you can donate your items and shop. In Valdosta-Lowndes County, Goodwill provides free GED classes, ESL classes, interview skills classes and job fairs. On December 20 Goodwill will host a Resume Building 101 workshop with the City of Valdosta at the annex. The workshop […]

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LCCY Executive Director Seth Brown: Committed to Helping Local Families

LCCY Executive Director Seth Brown: Committed to Helping Local Families

| December 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Sharah Denton Valdosta native Seth Brown has served as the Executive Director for LCCY Family Connections (Lowndes/Valdosta Commission for Children & Youth, Inc.) for the past 9 years. The LCCY is a Georgia Family Connection Partnership collaborative. The collaborative consists of various sectors dedicated to promoting the well-being of children and families. Seth’s role […]

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