Lt. Gov. Northam and Ed Gillespie neck and neck on fundraising for 2017 gubernatorial election

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Lt. Gov. Northam and Ed Gillespie neck and neck on fundraising for 2017 gubernatorial election

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam, Democratic candidate and nominee for Virginia governor, raised over $1 million in its first financial report in 2016. Northam has over $1.4 million cash on hand as of the June 30th reporting deadline. Northam was barred from all fundraising for 60 days during the legislative session.  The Northam campaign raised an […]

No Comments Read full story »

Delta Dental of Virginia Annual Golf Tournament raises funds for Boys & Girls Clubs

Monday, June 13, 2016

Delta Dental of Virginia Annual Golf Tournament raises funds for Boys & Girls Clubs

The 17th Annual Delta Dental Pro-Am for Kids, which took place on May 26, raised more than $100,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia (BGCSWVA). Since it began in 2000, the event has contributed more than 1 million dollars to the non-profit.  This unique golf tournament and auction pairs three amateurs with a Virginia golf professional, and […]

No Comments Read full story »

Junior League of Roanoke Valley announces earnings from 27th Annual Stocked Market

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Junior League of Roanoke Valley announces earnings from 27th Annual Stocked Market

Junior League of Roanoke Valley announced the proceeds from their 27th Annual Stocked Market Shopping Extravaganza and Family Event. They raised $140,092.61 that will go toward supporting area non-profits. The Stocked Market attracted more than 8,000 attendees back in November and featured more than 130 vendors from across the country. Funds raised from the Stocked […]

1 Comment Read full story »

Senator Edwards gets last minute infusion of cash

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Senator Edwards gets last minute infusion of cash

Incumbent Senator John Edwards received $98,000 from Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s Common Good VA PAC on Tuesday. This almost matches the two $50,000 contributions from  Senator Ryan McDougle and Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment. There is still some gap in super big money with Nancy Dye showing $180,000 and Edwards at $120,000. Dye received $80,000 from […]

No Comments Read full story »

AG Mark Herring’s One Commonwealth PAC fundraiser canceled

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

AG Mark Herring's One Commonwealth PAC fundraiser canceled

UPDATED: 10:37 p.m. with Adam Zuckerman’s statement on the cancellation of the fundraiser. Following the “spilling of the secret magic political beans” in The Roanoke Times Friday article [Caldwell becomes third local politician to defect from Roanoke Democrats] by Roanoke city council member Ray Ferris – the fundraiser for Attorney General Mark Herring’s One Commonwealth […]

2 Comments Read full story »

Sen. Edwards kicks fundraising effort up a notch – RPV gets help from Jeb Bush

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Sen. Edwards kicks fundraising effort up a notch - RPV gets help from Jeb Bush

Incumbent Virginia state Senator John Edwards (D-21) kicks his fundraising efforts into high gear for the reporting period ending May 27 outraiseing his Republican challenger Nancy Dye by over $30,000. According to VPAP Nancy Dye raised $48,126 with an ending balance of $104,194. Edwards raised $81,248 and with an ending balance of $92,383. Last period report […]

No Comments Read full story »

Taubman Museum raises $30,000 in Art of Golf Tournament

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Taubman Museum raises $30,000 in Art of Golf Tournament

The Taubman Museum of Art held its annual Art of Golf tournament on Friday,June 27, 2013 at Roanoke’s Ballyhack Golf Club. Over 35 local businesses and community members participated as sponsors, raising nearly $30,000 for thisfinal museum fundraiser of the fiscal year. Funds generated benefit the over sixteen thousand children and youth that annually participate […]

No Comments Read full story »

Multiple Roanoke fundraisers lining up including Paul Ryan Friday

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

On Friday Republican Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan will hold a fundraiser at the Hotel Roanoke. Dinner at 5:30 p.m. with the VP is $10,000 a head and a VIP photo op at 6:30 is $2500 but you can get in at the 7:30 General Reception for $250. Delegate Greg Habeeb announced a luncheon at […]

No Comments Read full story »

Marines hike the Appalachian Trail for wounded veterans

Monday, April 30, 2012

Marines hike the Appalachian Trail for wounded veterans

Warrior Hike is a non-profit fundraising effort whose mission is to help wounded veterans. Marine Captains Mark Silvers 26, of Danville and Marine Captain Sean Goblin, 36 of Rhode Island have recently returned from Afghanistan. Dan Karnes President of the Roanoke Valley Veterans Council brought Silvers and Goblin by the DAV in Salem Friday. Salem […]

No Comments Read full story »