WV Criminal Justice Listening Tour Seeks Sponsors

Since early 2018, the WV Criminal Justice Listening Project has collected stories about the criminal justice system. They talked to people who spent time behind bars. Men and women who struggled to build a life after leaving prison. Fathers and mothers in recovery....

Young WV 2018 Conference Registration

Can $250 help you make a difference at your school or in your community? What about $2,000? Young West Virginia, in partnership with Our Children Our Future Campaign, Peace First, and Families Leading Change are offering just that. Are you 15 – 25 years old and...

Opioid Crisis Legislative Candidate Forum

On August 28, 2018, join youth organizers and Lift Up Kanawha for a night of educational fun, prizes, and hearing from folks running to be your legislators. This event is free and open to the public and will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the La Belle Theater,...

NAACP of WV 2018 State Conference

NAACP – West Virginia is proud to announce that the NAACP of WV 2018 State Conference will be held on August 24 and 25 at West Virginia State University. This year’s state conference theme of “Defeat Hate. Vote.” is indicative of the spirit of the NAACP’s...

Youth Organizing Fellows Lead Logan County Community Forum

CARE Coalition is proud to mentor and support groups of young people through the West Virginia Youth Organizing Fellowship, a program facilitated by Rise Up WV and West Virginia Citizen Action Group. The fellowship supports Appalachian teens to organize their...