U.S.S. Chesapeake

  WDHRCCC

  Women's Division Hampton Roads 

Chamber of Commerce Chesapeake

                 2013

           50 Ways to Help Another

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Fun Forest Donation    

               $5,000

  2012 Program of Work  (PDF)

 

2011 Program of Work

Membership Commitments

 

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Select and honor the WDHRCCC 2010 Woman of the Year

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Write and distribute The Shipmate newsletter  

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maintain website http://wdhrccc.org to inform and provide downloadable info

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Update and distribute the WDHRCCC Membership Directory by May Membership Meeting

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Create brochure to describe WDHRCCC Origin and Mission Statement

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Promote our membership throughout the community

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Present informative programs to promote membership awareness

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Document the year’s history of WDHRCCC

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Hold fundraisers at the membership meetings to support the Program of Work

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Sponsor fundraisers to support our 2011 Program of Work

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Support selected organizations suggested by the membership

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Support the projects of the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce, Chesapeake

Community Outreach

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Select and present 2 $500 scholarship to outstanding high school students from Chesapeake Public Schools

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Award a $500 scholarship to a woman returning to college

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Give “goodie bags” to new teachers coming to Chesapeake Public Schools

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Give a token gift to the Teacher of the Year from each of the Chesapeake Public Schools

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Provide school supplies for students attending “at risk” Chesapeake Public Schools

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Present framed picture of the USS Chesapeake to any new school

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Present framed picture of the USS Chesapeake to any HRCC member opening a new woman-owned business in Chesapeake

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Conduct voter registration in Chesapeake Public High Schools

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Co-sponsor the Business Beautification Award with the Chesapeake Environmental Improvement Council and the City of Chesapeake Department of Parks and Recreation

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Support a local military families through USO and continue to support designated 2010 family

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Support 2 Chesapeake foster children through Human Services

 

 

Blue Herons@ City Hall   Photo by Jackie Moore

 

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world.
Indeed. It is the only thing that ever has." 

~Margaret Mead

 

Support (through funding, goods, or volunteerism) other cultural arts and community service programs including, but not limited to, the following:

 Union Mission Women’s Shelter’s and Family Shelter

Chesapeake Public Schools Special Olympics

Chesapeake Care Free Clinic   

Miss Chesapeake Scholarship Pageant Program

Great Bridge Battlefield and Waterways History Foundation

Miss Virginia Recital

Food Bank of Southeastern Virginia

The Tidewater Winds

Children’s Diabetes Camp      
 

 
 

Camp Lighthouse

Chesapeake Arts Festival/Hope House Foundation

CHIP/Healthy Families

The Messiah Community Concert

Girl Scouts Colonial Coast (send one child to camp) 

Chesapeake Friends of the Arts

Veteran’s Hospital

Chesapeake Arboretum

YMCA “We Build People” Program

Chesapeake Civic Chorus        

Boys and Girls Club of South Norfolk

Our House - South Norfolk

Diaper Project

Wine Festival

Symphony Under the Stars  

Shakespeare in the Grove

Fun Forest