ANGEL TREE 2019

[caption id="attachment_26679" align="aligncenter" width="957"] Storefront of the Giles County Christian Service Mission[/caption] Angle Tree 2019 From Leisa: "It’s Angel Tree time at the Giles County Christian Service Mission.  The deadline for client applications is Monday November 11th at 2pm.  We have applications at the mission to be completed by the parents or legal guardians. If you are an agency requesting applications for your clients,...

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Giles Thrive: Food Security group adds Saturday feeding program

Giles Thrive: Food Security group adds Saturday feeding program On September 28th, the Giles Thrive Program will be piloting a Saturday feeding program for Giles kids and their families.  This program is an expansion of the Giles Public School’s Summer Food Program.  Although the program is intended to most directly address children’s hunger issues over the weekend, anyone who may be...

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Giles County Schools Prepares to Start its 7th Year of Summer Feeding

Giles County Schools Prepares to Start its 7th Year of Summer Feeding   Giles County Public Schools is once again participating in the Summer Food Service Program. FREE meals will be provided to all children through age 18 at the following locations:   Narrows High School (11:30am-1:00pm), Monday thru Friday, June 10-August 15 (closed week of July 1) (menu posted on SBO website) (adults can...

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Summer Food Program
May 23 2018

FREE Summer Food Program!

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Summer Food Program will feature fresh produce and beef from the Giles County Agricultural Lab [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Children (through age 18) can receive a FREE nutritious hot lunch during the summer months regardless of income. Narrows High School & Macy McClaugherty School will be this year’s host sites. Lunch will be served between...

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Local Mud Run Boasts Family Friendly Atmosphere

Local Mud Run Boasts Family Friendly Atmosphere When people think of a mud run, they may not typically think of a family outing. The Muddy ACCE Race is a fun, exciting event for the entire family to enjoy! Families can run the race together, split up so the children can run in our Youth Mud Pit, cheer on their loved ones,...

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Summer Food Program 2017

2017 FREE Summer Food Program! Your child (through age 18) can receive a FREE nutritious lunch during the summer months regardless of your income. Narrows High School & Macy McClaugherty School will be the host sites for this program.   Lunch will be served between 11:30 am and 1:00 pm on the following dates (subject to change): June 12-16 June 19-23 June 26-30 (CLOSED July 3-July...

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Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop

You Can! Live Well, Virginia! Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop It’s Free.  It’s Fun.  It’s Empowering St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Christiansburg Starting Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm Do you have a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, diabetes, arthritis, COPD, depression/anxiety, fibromyalgia, MS, asthma, or heart disease? Are you a Caregiver? Would you like to learn...

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ADVOCACY ALERT

To: Advocates for Older Adults, Supporters of Aging Services and NRV Agency on Aging Clients From: Tina King, NRV Agency on Aging Executive Director Subject: Current Proposed Changes to the Affordable Care Act and How Older Adults Will Be Impacted by the Changes Date: March 15, 2017 This communication is to provide information on Congress’s current proposed changes to the Affordable Care Act and...

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THE SALVATION ARMY now coming to Giles

THE SALVATION ARMY NOW COMING TO GILES COUNTY! WHAT: Emergency Assistance from The Salvation Army (Help with: Past Due Utilities/Electric/Rent/Mortgage) WHEN: Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month (starting 2/21/17) 10am-12noon WHERE: Pearisburg United Methodist Church 1101 Valley View Drive Pearisburg, VA 24134 PLEASE BRING: Picture I.D. / Proof of Income / Termination Notice EASTER BASKET APPLICATIONS: March 7 & 21 FOR QUESTIONS, CONTACT: Joanie Barker, Case Worker (540) 394-1037...

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