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2016-12-6

Hicksford DAR Supports Literacy at Meherrin Regional Library

The Hicksford Chapter, DAR presented a donation to the Richardson Memorial Library from their Literacy Committee. Shown are Margaret (Peggy) Jones presenting the check to Krystal Cook-Elliott. The Hicksford Chapter continues to support literacy programs and historic preservation each year.

VCU Health CMH Auxiliary Tree of Love Ceremony

South Hill—The VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital Auxiliary celebrated the Christmas season with their annual “Tree of Love” program and reception on December 1, 2016 in the VCU Health CMH Education Auditorium.

The “Tree of Love” is an annual fundraising event that raises money for the Elizabeth T. Moseley Scholarship Fund.  This year 18 scholarships were given out totaling $14,400.00.  Recipients of the scholarships were:  The Bell Choir from the W.S. Hundley Extended Care Facility presented a musical program of Christmas music and celebration of the holiday season.

During the ceremony recipients of the scholarship fund were recognized.  Including the following:  Pictured:  Jessica Johnson, Nikki Kallam, Stacy Davis    Not Pictured:  Hope Alexander, Jennifer Bradley, Megan Neal, Tiffany Thompson, Caitlin Crowder, Gayle Stamper, Andrea Bagbey, Amanda Palacios and Tamyca Goode.

To make a donation to the “Tree of Love” Elizabeth T. Moseley Scholarship Fund, make your check payable to CMH Auxiliary and mail to “Tree of Love” VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, P.O. Box 90, South Hill, VA 23970 or make your gift online at www.vcu-cmh.org and click “Donate Now” at the bottom left of the page.

Your name and the name(s) of the person(s) in whose memory or honor you give your donation will appear in the newspaper. Also the names of the ones you gave to in memory or honor will be written on the “Tree of Love” Christmas tree, which will be on display in the CMH Main Lobby. If you wish to remain anonymous, your request will be honored.

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