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Stone Soup volunteers prepare meals for 2,300 at local shelters

Stone Soup volunteers prepare meals for 2,300 at local shelters

Stone Soup volunteers prepare meals for 2,300 at local shelters More than 150 Women United volunteers and guests came together Feb. 3, 2018, at the 7th Annual Stone Soup event. They converted thousands of dollars of groceries into meals for the hungry. In less than...
United Way, GEICO present 200 books to PB Young students

United Way, GEICO present 200 books to PB Young students

United Way, GEICO present 200 books to PB Young students “Is this real?” the student asked. “I get to keep this book and bring it home?” The teacher answered, “Yes, this is real – and that is your book to keep.” Smiling from ear to ear, the young boy hugged his book...

GEICO, Mission United help Hurricane Matthew victims

Hampton Roads sees its share of hurricanes and heavy storms. But Hurricane Matthew victims here are wading through an unusual level of flood damage. GEICO auto damage associates from Virginia Beach were shocked at the extent of military client losses last October. So...
Turning Hard Work into Heart Work: Tim Giles and Warrior Bridge

Turning Hard Work into Heart Work: Tim Giles and Warrior Bridge

Mission United proudly recognizes Navy veteran Tim Giles, Project Manager of Warrior Bridge. One of our biggest supporters, Tim provides invaluable services to wounded and disabled veterans through Mission United network partner Warrior Bridge, an Eggleston Services...
Mission United: A warm hug of wrap-around community resources

Mission United: A warm hug of wrap-around community resources

Did you know that Hampton Roads boasts a population of over 400,000 service members, veterans and their families? And though we’d like to think that our military and veterans aren’t suffering from homelessness, unemployment, medical issues or financial troubles, the...