Shop at Martin’s and earn money for WBCH Early Childhood Education October 6, 2013 – March 22, 2014 It’s easy to register. All you need is your Martin’s BONUSCARD and ...
Rutherfoord Richmond’s recent “Jeans for Charity” day earned $396 for William Byrd Community House. On a “non-profit” day, Rutherfoord allows employees to wear blue jeans for a fee and asks the associates to submit a local organization to receive the proceeds. Senior Vice President, Billy Trigg, submitted William Byrd Community House. Thanks to Billy and [...]
Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa is hosting a Give Thanks Spa Party to benefit William Byrd. Do Good for Others and Yourself! Thursday, November 21 7pm – 9pm For every paid guest, Hand & [...]
On Wednesday, October 23, Eddie Eagle visited with the preschool class at William Byrd. Eddie visits school children in Richmond to teach them about gun safety. Two police officers also demonstrated a small robot used to help detect bombs or weapons. The children also learned how police dogs help officers too. Thanks to JROTC from [...]
The 2013 Food Day Dinner at William Byrd Community House was a huge success. On Thursday, October 24th, over 100 people from all parts of the community, with an interest in and commitment to the 5 priorities established for National Food Day, came together for a family-style gathering and meal on the field in front of [...]
Virginia Former First Ladies and Dorothy McAuliffe visit Grace Arents Community Garden at William Byrd
On Wednesday, October 16, 2013, several former first ladies of Virginia and Dorothy McAuliffe, wife of gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe, visited William Byrd Community House. The first ladies, Lynda Bird Johnson Robb, Mrs. Linwood Holton, Jeannie P. Baliles, Mrs. Mark Warner and Mrs. Tim Kaine along with Mrs. McAuliffe, joined the William Byrd preschool class [...]
Dinner Party on National Food Day to Raise and Share Awareness of Food Issues in RVA On Thursday, October 24, a collection of family-style dinner parties will be held on the grounds of the Byrd House Farmlet of William Byrd Community House to celebrate Richmond’s second year of participation in National Food Day events. Each [...]
Once again, William Byrd Community House is participating in the Amazing Raise. This 36-hour online fundraising effort is hosted by the Community Foundation through GiveRichmond. It aims to connect donors to Richmond area non profit agencies. 6am, Wednesday, September 18 through 6pm Thursday, September 19 Go to GiveRichmond.org to donate securely online via credit card [...]
Thanks to everyone who came out and supported us at Whole Foods Market. Over $5700 was raised for nutrition education and outreach and for rain-capture irrigation in the the community garden. Whole Foods 5% Day to benefit WBCH Tuesday, September 3rd WHOLE FOODS MARKET West Broad/Short Pump 11173 West Broad Street Glen Allen, [...]
Just 1 market day left!! Join us Tuesday, 3:30 – 7pm for great shopping, great eating, food demos, entertainment, kid’s activities and more! Latest market info at www.byrdhousemarket.blogspot.com Through October 29th!
Carnival has been rescheduled! new date and time Friday, September 20 4pm – 7:30pm Join William Byrd Community House staff and friends as we celebrate the end of summer and the beginning of a new school year. Family-friendly event featuring: GAMES, PRIZES, FOOD, MUSIC, INFORMATION & GIVE-A-WAYS SPECIAL PRESENTATION by Ida Jones, Liaison to Parker [...]