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  • Meet a board member: Wanda Fisher extends a career of community service

    By Dan Montgomery It’s fair to say that Wanda Fisher was raised for a life of public service and community involvement. She grew with just that sort of family in Westmoreland County, on Virginia’s Northern Neck. “Life revolved around school and church,” she says. “With my family, service was always important. My father, at 92, […]

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  • New services promote engagement and inclusion

    By Ariana Estes The crisp blue sky highlights Mill Mountain in the distance as individuals from Roanoke Day Support enjoy the view of the city from the top of Center in the Square. This popular Roanoke spot offers more than just great views — there is a living coral reef aquarium, the Roanoke Pinball Museum and many […]

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  • Great reads about foster care

    Reading is wonderful year-round, but there are two really great seasons of the year to read: summer and winter! Whether by the pool or cozied up inside by the fire, reading is a great way to grow and learn. Mandy Tennity, foster parent engagement specialist at Lutheran Family Services of Virginia, shares some of her […]

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  • From a son’s expulsions to Graduation Day triumph, with help from the Minnick School at Wise

    By Dan Montgomery Every parent is proud when a child receives a high-school diploma, but let’s allow Robert McGuire a little extra pride right now. His son, Ethan, who has autism, just graduated from Central High School in Wise. The same Ethan who, because of behavioral-emotional challenges, was expelled from pre-school, from Head Start, from […]

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