April 30, 2016

VGCC to hold 32nd Benefit Golf Tournament on May 3, 2016

Vance-Granville Community College’s 32nd Annual Endowment Fund Golf Tournament, presented by Union Bank, will be held at the Henderson Country Club on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. All event proceeds support the mission of the college, the Endowment Fund and student scholarships. With the support of numerous golfers and sponsors, the annual event has raised more […]

4th Annual Tour de Vance April 30th, 2016

From novice to well-seasoned, we have rides for all riders! The 10-mile Family Fun Ride is great for beginners and families. A 20-mile course awaits cyclists ready for a bit more. The 30-miler rolls through forest and farmland; 60-mile ride spurs off the 30 to visit Kerr Lake.   Ride, have fun, and raise money for United […]

Rebuilding Hope New Building Fundraiser March 7th, 2016

Rebuilding Hope is celebrating 10 years of service to the Vance County community on March 7th, 2016 with a fundraiser event involving acquiring the Coca Cola Bottling Co. Plant on Raleigh Road.  The move will provide needed space to expand services and at the same time restore and preserve an important historic landmark. Durham Coca Cola […]

ACTS: Neighbors helping Neighbors

A Message from Twanna Jones I would like to thank you for giving your support so that we can keep on doing what we do in Christ’s name. As the Executive Director of ACTS I wear many different hats and would like to extend a personal invitation to you to help make a difference in […]

ACTS in the Community

Who We Are ACTS of Vance County was ?established?in?1985 by more than 40 local churches, local businesses, individuals, and the United Way. ACTS is committed to providing  daily hot nutritious meals to the  low-income and  homeless population in the Vance County community.  It is our mission to provide an effective Christian focus for directing all […]

Read-a-Thon at Perry Memorial Library Monday, February 15th, 2016

One of the most important missions of the Perry Library Youth Department is to promote early literacy within the library through programming and information distribution and to partner with community organizations with similar goals.  To that end, the library is holding a Read-a-Thon in cooperation with FGV Smart Start.  The theme of the Read-a-Thon will […]

Henderson Family YMCA Daddy Daughter Dance Saturday, February 6th, 2016

The Henderson Family YMCA Daddy / Daughter Dance is Saturday, February 6th. We’ll be partnering with Golden Corral this year! Purchase a $10 dance ticket at the Henderson Family YMCA Member Services desk to receive a free child’s buffet dinner at Henderson’s Golden Corral with the purchase of an adult buffet from 5-7 pm. (Dine in […]

Charity Softball Game between Maria Parham and Person Memorial October 6th, 2015

Charity Softball Game between Maria Parham and Person Memorial in Roxboro!!! October 6th – 6 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Fox’s Pond – Vicksboro Road Concessions will be sold – chips, popcorn, peanuts, assorted drinks and water Proceeds will go to support The United Way and Relay For Life

Ducky Derby in Downtown Henderson August 29th, 2015

Franklin Granville Vance Smart Start will hold its 6th annual Ducky Derby Festival and rubber duck race, a fundraiser for the local Smart Start program, on Saturday, August 29th in downtown Henderson.  At 10 o’clock the festival begins on Breckenridge Street between the library and police station.  This years’ activities include a bounce house and slide, […]

Ducky Derby in Downtown Henderson August 29th, 2015

Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start Presents Ducky Derby Festival Saturday, August 29, 2015 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in Downtown Henderson, NC FGV Smart start will hold its 6th annual Ducky Derby fundraiser in downtown Henderson on August 29th. Breckenridge Street will be filled with food vendors and games for children, as well as information booths with resources for families. At […]