NPR’s Pam Fessler covers our still struggling southwest Virginia and FASWVA’s effort to provide food to the region.

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11th Annual Legal Food Frenzy

The 11th Annual Legal Food Frenzy is coming April 3 – 14, 2017 Legal Food Frenzy provides an opportunity to creatively work with your law firm’s coworkers to make a huge impact and help provide food to those facing hunger.  In 2016, the funds and food collected during this drive […]

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I am the 1 in 8

I am the 1 in 8 Susan Johnson It’s hard to imagine that 1-in-8 people in Southwest Virginia are at risk of going hungry. “Most people equate it with a homeless person,” says Susan Johnson, a volunteer at God’s Grace Food Pantry in Marion, Va., “but in actuality, it’s not […]