The Southeast 4-H Educational Center (Airfield Conference Center) is one of six 4-H Centers in Virginia. Airfield hosts 4-H Camping and outdoor educational programs for all of Southeast Virginia. Serving the Eastern Shore, all localities on the southside of the James River and west to Emporia, Dinwiddie and Petersburg. 4-H Programs teach life skills to youth in an outdoor environment. We specialize in environmental, team building and other educational programs.
Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton Roads is a nonprofit, faith-based affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. Habitat SHR seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the seven geographical entities that make up South Hampton Roads; Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Smithfield and Isle of Wight County.
Ruritan's purpose is to create a better understanding among people and through volunteer community service, make America's communities better places in which to live and work. The slogan of Ruritan is "Fellowship, Goodwill and Community Service." Club membership represents a cross-section of the community in which the club serves, and is not restrictive with regard to occupation, social position, or any other specific criteria.
Smart Beginnings Western Tidewater is a multi-jurisdictional collaboration comprised of three localities: City of Franklin, Southampton County and Isle of Wight County.
Smart Beginnings Western Tidewater and its partners have consistently focused on evidence-based practices and models to make decisions, which improve the lives of children in Western Tidewater.
SBWT places a high priority on identifying and supporting programs that promote excellence in helping children and families.
We are committed to helping children in Western Tidewater enter school healthy and ready to learn!
The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic, mutual-help, war-time veterans organization. A community-service organization which now numbers nearly 3 million members -- men and women -- in nearly 15,000 American Legion Posts worldwide.
First established in 2002, the Smithfield Foundation (formerly the Smithfield-Luter Foundation) is a nonprofit organization that acts as the philanthropic wing of Smithfield Foods, Inc. Since its inception, the Smithfield Foundation has been proud to provide educational scholarships to the dependent children and grandchildren of full-time and retired employees of Smithfield and its family of companies. These scholarships are now available at Fayetteville State, Iowa State, Johnson and Wales, NC State, North Carolina A&T, Norfolk State, Paul D. Camp Community College, Virginia Tech, and Virginia Union. Through 2014, the Smithfield Foundation has awarded 393 annual scholarships worth more than $3 million.
The Isle of Wight Arts League's four programs deliver artful contributions to our community. Take in an exhibit, visit working artists in their studios, enjoy a concert - an eclectic mix on a summer evening, singer-songwriters in the intimate Smithfield Little Theatre, a professional or future star of classical music.
Fire service for the Town of Smithfield.
The Endependence Center, Incorporated (ECI) is a consumer controlled, community-based, cross-disability, non-residential, private, non-profit Center for Independent Living (CIL) operated by and for individuals with disabilities in South Hampton Roads, including the cities of Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Franklin, Suffolk, Virginia Beach and Isle of Wight County.