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Labor of Love on Valentine’s Day
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Labor of Love on Valentine’s Day

Faith Works Coalition went into action for a woman suffering from stage IV cancer. Virginia had been completely  housebound when FWC received her request to build a wheelchair ramp so that she could gain access to the outdoors in her motorized wheelchair. Materials were financed from varying sources sympathetic to her heart wrenching plight, including […]

Individual, group volunteers cited for aid to community
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Individual, group volunteers cited for aid to community

  Human Rights Awards winners, front row from left: Lt. Shannon Wichtendahl, Mary Freeman, Linda Bright, Marcela Chavan. Back row: Tracey Swinarsky (receiving for De W. Sube), Aaron Banasiewicz and Matthew Weinstein. (Craig Mcclure | City Of Virginia Beach Photograph) By Stacy Parker The Virginian-Pilot © April 4, 2014 They volunteer their time and serve […]

From Tragedy  – To Blessing
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From Tragedy – To Blessing

Faith Works Coalition came in contact with a 68 year-old widow whose home is in the Blackwater area of Virginia Beach. She is living on $696/month on social security income.  As a result of caring for her husband during a prolonged illness, she exhausted all family savings.  As a result, her fire insurance lapsed. Shortly […]