For over 20 years VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads has hosted Family Volunteer Day, a global day of service. Each year we plan and facilitate service projects for over 400 community volunteers who meet various community needs through organized volunteer service.
Thank you to the 500 volunteers and sponsors who made Family Volunteer Day 2019 a success. With your help we were able to make a huge impact on 9 nonprofit organizations and the communities they serve.
10,500 items donated by local businesses
1,000 volunteers hours served
125 reading club kits for Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve
64 Baby and Me bracelets for Kennedy’s Angel Gowns
250 refresh kits for the LGBT Life Center
3 cartloads of invasive English Ivy removed from gardens for Norfolk Botanical Garden
250 emergency kits for Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia
250 tutoring kits for Sinkinson Dyslexia Foundation
250 blessing bags for Veterans HomeFront
4,000 dog treats for Virginia Beach SPCA
250 shelter welcome baskets for YWCA of South Hampton Roads
1,375 encouragement cards for clients served by these organizations