2009 DRMD

$ 131000 Raised

2009 Recipients:

VA Foodbank and Meals on Wheels is Central Virginia’s leader in hunger relief as it is focused on nourishing the community and empowering lives. VA Foodbank and Meals on Wheels will improve the quality of life of those in need, listen to their clients and respond to their needs with urgency and respect, be a national model of excellence, efficiency, diversity and sustainability, and maximize all resources to achieve their vision that none shall go hungry.
Comfort Zone Camp transforms the lives of children who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or primary caregiver. Their programs are free of charge and include confidence building activities and age-based support groups that break the emotional isolation grief often brings.
The ALS Association fights against ALS. They provide assistance for people with ALS through a nationwide network of chapters, coordinating multidisciplinary care through certified clinical care centers, and fostering government partnerships.
The Wounded Warrior Project helps the warriors get back on track and become a positive force in their communities. The focus is on helping the warriors, veterans who served on or after September 11th, 2001 and have pressing needs.
Tuckahoe Little League provides a family friendly, safe and affordable environment where all girls and boys within our boundaries are given the opportunity to build their self-esteem and character while learning the fundamentals and enjoying the games of softball and baseball at a well-maintained and first class facility.
Richmond Metro Habitat for Humanity is committed to making affordable and safe housing a reality for low-income families. Richmond Metro Habitat for Humanity's vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live.
Safe Harbor supports those who are experiencing or have experienced domestic and/or sexual violence. Safe Harbor offers comprehensive services for survivors of sexual and/or intimate partner violence
Camp Wanna Cure is a camp for children with diabetes sponsored by VCU Medical Center. Camp Wanna Cure provides a camp for children with Type I or Type II diabetes that would not usually be able to go to a camp.
Connor's Heroes provides support for children who must endure cancer treatment and their families. Their goal is to make fighting childhood cancer a journey a family never faces alone.
Richmond Hope Foundation is the first clinic in Virginia to offer highly effective intensive therapy. Therapists work with children to gain maximum strength, flexibility and balance for increased independence and greater functionality.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's mission is to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment, and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care.
Children's Miracle Network is Central Virginia's only comprehensive, full-service hospital dedicated to the care of children. Children’s Miracle Network offers a wide range of children's health services, including pediatric emergency services, primary care, specialty and sub-specialty care, burn, trauma, transplant and long-term care.
B.E.T.H.E.L. – FRESH START is a church providing fresh starts for the community. B.E.T.H.E.L. – FRESH START aims to create fresh starts through revival.