Open University is a life-long learning program started by The Shepherd’s Center of Richmond 35 years ago.
Many children waiting for permanent homes in Virginia are part of sibling groups.
Some local pediatricians prescribe reading to kids as part of the Reach Out and Read Virginia program.
Her three children Jeremiah, Shyla and Sage and her fiancé Shawn Ross all died from their injuries a few days later.
The American Heart Association says that 40 percent of Richmond’s population lives in a food desert with only access to corner stores. They …
Recycling Perks rewards participants for leaving their containers curbside on collection day.
Volunteers will meet every Friday from October 6 through November 17 to assemble gift boxes for guests at The Giving Heart meal.
It was while riding his bike in 2014, that Jim Hall noticed something was off.
A program created by two ex-cons is using basketball to reduce crime.
Each flower color represents how individuals are connected to the fight against Alzheimer’s.
Bacon Bears Ministry gives children and adults going through tough times a stuffed bear made with love.
Henrico County is now spotlighting employees who go above and beyond to help others in their community.
Midas of Richmond and Virginia Blood Services are teaming up for a special blood drive this weekend.
One to two kids are diagnosed with cancer each week in Central Virginia. On Sunday night, 16 of them were the stars of a picture perfect eve…
Sports Backers installed five jump rope stations across the city to encourage people of all ages to be active and interact.
8News Anchor Amy Simpson explains how some of Virginia’s veterans have options for long term nursing care right here in Central Virginia.