Au-some Swim Project Benefits Eight

Eight from Buchanan County are participating in the GFWC Grundy Woman’s Club Au-some Summer Swim Project. Funded by the Buchanan County Autism Awareness 5K Walk/Run, which is hosted annually by the women’s club in April, the project is currently providing free adaptive swim lessons for individuals with autism through a…

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Autism 5K Announced

During last week’s monthly meeting, our ladies agreed to host the Buchanan County Autism Awareness 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, April 29 at the Bull Creek Pedestrian & Bike Trail in Harman, VA. In our third year, we’re really excited to announce all proceeds will sponsor YMCA Swim Lessons for autistic children…

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More Than Words

The GFWC released this month’s News & Notes over the weekend, spotlighting a cause that hits a little closer to home for me and my family. When my husband and I first suspected our son Joshua might have autism, we reacted like most parents. We’d just returned from a whirlwind vacation and…

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A New Year

“I don’t live in Grundy.” That was usually my response when someone would ask if I’d join the Grundy Woman’s Club. Of course, they’d always tell me how the club was more than just a town-oriented organization, how it includes people from all over Buchanan County and beyond. But some part of me fought…

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90 Attend Autism 5K Walk/Run

Please read our article published in the Virginia Mountaineer on April 30, 2015. 90 Attend Autism 5K Walk/Run Despite Saturday’s cold and rain, the Buchanan County Autism Awareness 5K Walk/Run drew approximately 90 in attendance. Sponsored by the Grundy Woman’s Club, the race was held at the Bull Creek Trail in…

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