We believe in inclusion in community life for people with disabilities. The Arc fosters social connections and relationships throughout the year through parties, gatherings, and other community events.
We gathered virtually this year on July 27, 2021 to hear from The Arc of Virginia about statewide efforts, highlight ALLY Self-Advocate liaisons, present the Renee Brown Award, and announce the winner of our first “Split the Pot” 50/50 Raffle fundraiser!
We look forward to gathering in person again next year for food, dancing, and music! Meanwhile, enjoy the video here:
The Christmas Cookie Party
Each December, our Board members, community members and friends get together to enjoy a tempting array of homemade cookies and other kinds of sweet treats as we sing along to holiday songs! This year we held our Cookie Party over Zoom as a decorating contest on December 13, 2020!
Renee S. Brown Award
Awarded each spring at the Annual Event, the Renee S. Brown award shines a light on remarkable individuals in our community who embody the Arc’s vision: People with disabilities leading full, rich lives as active contributing members of the communities.” The award is named for Renee Brown, a former Board member of the Arc of NRV, and beloved member of the Blacksburg community.
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