Starr Anderson

good-samGood Samaritan Hospice is holding free volunteer training for those interested in working directly with patients, providing support to their caregivers and their families in homes and facilities. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details.

Contact Rayelle Williamson at, (540) 776-0198 or rwilliamson@goodsamhospice.org

YMCAPlans were announced earlier this month for a new 43,000-square-foot YMCA in Botetourt County, and an event this weekend will give residents a chance to learn more about programming and other benefits that the facility will bring to Botetourt. The story from WFIR’s Starr Anderson.

wfir-defaultLewisGale Medical Center in Salem has entered the Medline Pink Glove Dance video competition and needs your help for the chance to win a $15,000 donation for the Komen Foundation. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details on how you can cast your vote.

To view and vote for LewisGale Medical Center’s video click here.

wfir-defaultIn honor of the International Day of Peace on Wednesday, several community members and local organizations are teaming up for Peace Week Roanoke. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details on what’s happening this week.