Holiday Matching Gift Challenge On Now!   Recently updated !

Holiday Matching Challenge! A group of anonymous donors has put forth an incredible holiday gift. These generous individuals will match gifts to Feeding America Southwest Virginia up to $65,000 for a holiday matching gift challenge running through December 31! Being hungry is always hard. But during this time of year […]


Kroger Grocery Dash! Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 2 p.m.

Kroger Grocery Dash Tuesday, November 28 – Ridgewood Farms Kroger, 2:00 p.m. Kroger and Feeding America Southwest Virginia have teamed up to host the Kroger Grocery Dash! Four teams of local celebrities will race through the store to see who can gather the most groceries for needy families in 60 […]


FASWVA for the Holidays   Recently updated !

There’s so much happening with FASWVA this holiday season! Check out some of the great events we have coming up: NOVEMBER 1 – DECEMBER 18 – FASWVA’s annual “Holidays from the Heart” campaign to encourage Southwest Virginia residents to host a food or fund drive for the holiday season. “Open […]


Full Circle

Virginia Graham lives in a small apartment in what was once a historic chapel in the picturesque village of Elliston, Virginia. She enjoys her bit of tranquility, but she has also faced a lot of challenges in her lifetime. She used to do office work – data entry and some […]


Breaking New Ground

On a bright, sunny day in June, Feeding America Southwest Virginia gathered with a group of partners at a building on Melrose Avenue that has seen better days. It is fondly remembered for its days as the fine-dining establishment Lowell’s Restaurant. But its most recent incarnation, the nightclub “Ms. Choc’s […]