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Volunteer Now for Summerfest 2017!

March 28, 2017

By John Becker In 1983, MASH ended an 11-year, 251-episode TV run, Vanessa Williams became the first African-American crowned Miss America and McDonald’s introduced the Chicken McNugget. Did you know ‘83 was also the year a group of Virginia-Highland merchants – led by late Atkins Park owner Warren Bruno – got together and threw a block party…

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Volunteer for VaHi Tour of Homes and Receive Two Free Tickets!

November 5, 2016

By Eleanor Barrineau, Tour of Homes Volunteer Chair This is an excellent deal. We have eight very interesting homes on tour this year in VaHi on Dec 3-4, and anyone who volunteers for a 2-3 hour shift gets two free tickets—up to a $60 value. The rest of the weekend is yours to tour the eight…

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Volunteers Needed for 2016 Tour of Homes

October 13, 2016

By Eleanor Barrineau, VHCA Board Member and Tour of Homes Volunteer Coordinator One of the most helpful things you can do for your neighborhood is to volunteer at the Tour of Homes. It benefits you, too. You get two free Tour of Homes tickets for working one shift in one of our beautiful neighborhood homes.…

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April 17, 2015

A Call for Volunteers By Lola Carlisle I’m not sure if all who live in the neighborhood know how much the Virginia-Highland Civic Association (VHCA) does to help maintain the quality of life we all enjoy. That’s OK – we’re all busy and some are new to the area and have never heard of VHCA.…

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Volunteers Needed for Triangle Island Clean Up

April 29, 2013

A general clean up of the triangle island at Virginia and N. Highland avenues, including some light maintenance and flower planting, is scheduled for this Sunday May 5 and organizers are looking for volunteers to help. Volunteers should meet at the triangle this Sunday at 1 pm and bring garden gloves (if you have them)…

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