Image for spinner

VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads- In The News


June 27, 2023- The Civic 50 Hampton Roads

May 8, 2023- Cleanup efforts continue 1 week after EF-3 tornado hits VB

May 4, 2023- Editorial: Applaud the public workers and private volunteers helping in tornado’s aftermath

May 3, 2023- VBFD Fire Cadets Recognized for Outstanding Volunteer Achievement

May 2, 2023- Volunteers lend a hand following tornado in Virginia Beach

January 1, 2022- Volunteer Hampton Roads and Hampton Roads Chamber partner to boost corporate volunteerism

December 21, 2021- VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads and Hampton Roads Chamber partnering to increase volunteerism among businesses

December 15, 2021- Sentara delivers 15,000 snack bags to local healthcare workers

December 13, 2021- Stephanie Gorham, CEO, Volunteer Hampton Roads | Women in Business

November 29, 2021- Volunteerism can help overcome the regional talent shortage

November 17, 2021- VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads launches inaugural family volunteer week

August 2, 2021- Re-engaging the workforce through corporate volunteerism

April 14, 2021- Voluntary Support is Essential to Vaccination Mission for Hampton Roads Residents

April 14, 2021- VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads looking for volunteers for vaccination clinics, Meals on Wheels

April 9, 2021- Dozens of daily volunteers needed at FEMA vaccination clinic in Norfolk

March 29, 2021- FEMA starts test-runs at new COVID-19 vaccine clinic before full-scale operations begin

March 26, 2021- FEMA vaccination clinic coming to Norfolk to vaccinate 100,000 people in Hampton Roads

March 26, 2021- White House: Military Circle Mall in Norfolk to be site of major COVID-19 community vaccination center

March 22, 2021- Hampton Roads nonprofits were stressed by COVID-19, but didn’t break

March 19, 2021- Calendar for Week of March 22nd

March 9, 2021- Local organization helps boost volunteer numbers with nonprofits during pandemic

February 20, 2021- The wait's almost over. 450,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies arrived Saturday in Hampton Roads

February 19, 2021- Hampton Roads organization encourages volunteering to overcome 'winter blues'

November 19, 2020- VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads offers ways to volunteer from home

October 29, 2020- MAKING A MARK: VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads hosts 'Family Volunteer Day' amid COVID-1

October 22, 2020- Volunteer Hampton Roads looking for businesses to help sponsor projects for Family Volunteer Day

October 20, 2020- Local volunteers, sponsors needed for global day of service

September 21, 2020- Skills-based volunteerism is a game-changer for businesses and nonprofits

September 11, 2020- Mercy Drops helps more folks in need during pandemic

September 1, 2020- Pandemic problems: Nonprofits need more skill-based volunteer help

May 11, 2020- More than 100,000 meals served in Hampton Roads

May 4, 2020- Portsmouth-based Mercy Chefs serve over 225,000 meals since Mid-March

April 21, 2020- Feeding the community during COVID-19

April 21, 2020- Ways to support your community during National Volunteer Week

April 12, 2020- Joanne Inman: United Way helping area residents affected by pandemic

March 30, 2020- United Way has received more than 1,100 calls from Hampton Roads residents needing help through COVID-19

March 29, 2020- Local relief organization to serve 15,000 meals in Portsmouth

March 27, 2020- Amid Virus, Volunteers Pitch In

March 23, 2020- How to help locally during the coronavirus crisis

January 24, 2020- Professor's nonprofit pays it forward using therapy, literature to assist women in need

December 30, 2019- Daily Press- CNU professor’s nonprofit pays it forward using therapy, literature to assist women in need

November 19, 2019- Inside Business- The benefits of volunteer time off policies | Expert column

August 15, 2019- WAVY- Teacher’s Closet helping local educators stock up on supplies

August 14, 2019- Hampton Roads Weekly- Volunteer Hampton Roads: Helping Enhance the Community Through Volunteerism

August 8, 2019- The Virginian Pilot- After 10 people were shot in Holly Cove, Chesapeake mayor plans to start after-school program

August 8, 2019- Southside Daily- Hey, here’s an idea. Why not volunteer? There’s something in this list for you

June 14, 2019- The Virginian Pilot- Hampton Roads residents sign banners paying respects to Virginia Beach mass shooting victims

June 12, 2019- WAVY- Volunteer group starts 'Signs of Strength' campaign following Va. Beach mass shooting

June 12, 2019- Southside Daily- This organization has launched a campaign in response to the Virginia Beach Municipal mass shooting

June 11, 2019- 13 News- Local businesses 'Signs of Strength' campaign support Virginia Beach shooting victims

June 11, 2019- WTKR- Local businesses supporting Virginia Beach shooting victims through ‘Signs of Strength’ campaign


June 5, 2019- Southside Daily- You'll see blue all over Virginia Beach

June 5, 2019- 13 News- NEWSMAKER: Virginia Beach teaming up with Volunteer Hampton Roads to help those impacted

June 3, 2019- WTKR- City of Virginia Beach looking for psychological first aid volunteers

June 2, 2019- 13 News- Over 350 cards written to Virginia Beach City employees

June 1, 2019- Wavy- Here’s how you can help the victims of the VB mass shooting

June 1, 2019- WNCT- Here’s how you can help after the Virginia Beach shooting

May 20, 2019- Inside Business- Business Notes for the week of May 27

May 14, 2019- Suffolk New-Herald- A special volunteer

May 10, 2019- Suffolk News-Herald- Free Clinic volunteer awarded

April 30, 2019- Daily Press - SITW: Capitalize on the momentum

April 3, 2019- Press Release- Volunteer Hampton Roads Honors 22 Community Volunteers During National Volunteer Month

April 2, 2019- Inside Business- Saint Leo's Chesapeake MBA students get hands-on experience

April 1, 2019- EXECONNECT- Spotlight, Stephanie Gorham

January 19, 2019- Daily Press- MLK's legacy set in stone

January 10, 2019- Suffolk News-Herald- Sentara donates $535,000 to nonprofits

December 22, 2019- News Channel 3- Sentara Healthcare donates $535k to 17 non-profits in Virginia, North Carolina

December 3, 2018- Daily Press- The precious gift of giving

November 19, 2018- Wavy- Norfolk residents and businesses teaming up to help neighbors on Thanksgiving

November 16, 2018- 13 News- Thanksgiving volunteer options around Hampton Roads

November 12, 2018- Southside Daily- Here are some great ways to volunteer in November

November 27, 2018- Daily Press- How to participate in Giving Tuesday

October 4, 2018- Family VOLUNTEER Day is for the young and old

August 29, 2018- The Virginian Pilot- Hampton Roads nonprofit's new director loves where she is

May 22, 2018- Wavy- Businesses encouraged to get involved in 'Hunger Heroes' campaign for local food bank

May 18, 2018- Suffolk News-Herald- WTFC volunteers receive awards

May 10, 2018- Press Release- The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore and VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads Launch Hunger Heroes Corporate Food Frenzy & Summer of Service

May 4, 2018- Inside Business- Ramon Breeden Jr. | No. 13

May 3, 2018- Virginia Chamber- PBMares honored as Good Corporate Neighbor by VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads

April 15, 2018- Norfolk teen is a shining, and very busy, example of doing good works

March 23, 2018- Jewish News- Kurt Rosenbach to receive lifetime achievement award

February 27, 2018- The Virginian Pilot- Nominate someone for VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads Achievement Awards

January 24, 2018- Press Release- VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads to Honor Kurt Rosenbach and Ramon W. Breeden Jr. for Excellence in Volunteerism

January 5, 2018- AltDaily- Military Starter Guide to Hampton Roads

November 19, 2017- Inside Business- National Philanthropy Day Event honors local individuals and groups

October 23, 2017- News 3- Give back at VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads' 19th annual Family VOLUNTEER Day

September 12, 2017- The Virginian Pilot- Hampton Roads business leaders tackle volunteerism in the workforce

August 8, 2017- Daily Press- Volunteer Hampton Roads appoints CEO

April 27, 2017- Recognizing employee volunteer programs makes a difference | Expert column

April 11, 2017- WHRO- Make a Difference in Hampton Roads by Volunteering

March 10, 2017- Daily Press- Volunteer Hampton Roads to recognize Barton, Old Point leaders

February 10, 2017- AltDaily- Your Guide to Engage Norfolk

February 9, 2017- AltDaily- The Importance of Volunteers: Impact Matters More Than How We Measure It

October 11, 2016- Press Release- Wesleyan Welcomes VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads

August 17, 2016- Virginia Living Museum- Mission Volunteering: Volunteer Hampton Roads & Dino Discovery Trail

May 19, 2016- Suffolk News-Herald- Birdsong honored at Va. Wesleyan

October 28, 2015- Cox 11 Hampton Roads- Family Volunteer Day Preview - Volunteer Hampton Roads

July 13, 2015- TCC Today- Academy for Nonprofit Excellence, Volunteer HR partner on new collaborative

March 20, 2015- Suffolk News-Herald- Birdsong's well-deserved honor

January 23, 2015- Lives Need Saving- Volunteer Hampton Rds Accepting Nominations for 2015 Hampton Rds Volunteer Achievement Awards Program

November 25, 2014- AltDaily- Tis the Season to Give Back: Hampton Roads Volunteer Guide Starter Kit

November 21, 2014- Millennials: the selfie generation is selfless too

September 27, 2014- ABC News- See This, Skip That: Norfolk

December 5, 2013- insideARM- Portfolio Recovery Associates Honored With Corporate Volunteer Excellence Award

September 14, 2013- Suffolk News Herald- NSA names new director

December 21, 2012- Inside Business- 55 Years: Volunteer Hampton Roads

April 29, 2010- Virginia Business- Thomas Frantz wins top honor from VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads

September 14, 2006- Navy- Service Members Serve their Community in Hampton Roads


Common Messages