Media Coverage


Coverage of FASWVA in the media will be posted and collected here.

2017

2/10 – WFXR — Community Leaders turning former nuisance bar into community solutions center

2/9 – WDBJ7 — Site of shooting to turn into community center in Roanoke

2/9 – Roanoke Times — Community leaders to transform crime-ridden property to community solutions center

2/9 – WSLS10 — Community Solution Center aims to repurpose Roanoke building known for crime activity

1/27 – WDBJ7 — A Farmers Market Just for Kids in Roanoke

1/27 – WFXR — Feeding America Southwest Virginia hosts kids farmers’ market

1/20 – Roanoke Times — MLK food drive extended through Saturday

1/19 – The Enterprise — An app for that: Web-Based program matches needs with services

1/17 – WSLS10 — Radford University gives back in honor of Dr. King

1/13 – Roanoke Times — Feeding America tallies year-end donations

1/10 – Virginia Business Magazine — Brown Edwards Names New Managing Partner

1/5 – WDBJ7 — 7,000 more pounds of food for Feeding America Southwest Virginia

1/5 – CUInsight.com — Member One executive team kicks off volunteering initiative at Feeding America

2016

12/14 – WSLS10 — WSLS 10’s Dawn Jefferies, Jeff Haniewich win Grocery Dash to help needy families

12/2 – WVTF — Hunter for the Hungry Feeding Thousands

11/28 – Roanoke Times — Canstruction Southwest Virginia announces Peoples’ Choice winner, generates more than 17,000 lbs. of food

11/24 – Roanoke Times — Ameriprise Financial volunteers support Radford-Fairlawn Daily Bread

11/24 – Bristol Herald Courier — Feeding America serves over 300 Thanksgiving meals in Abingdon

11/18 – WSLS10 — Feeding America SWVA uses vacuum testing to make a big dent in food recovery