Commencement 2019

News Briefs


Virginia Wesleyan’s Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter President Jonathan Snow ’15 signed the campus chapter covenant with Habitat for Humanity South Hampton Roads (Habitat SHR) during Fall Break (Oct. 10-11), marking the 24th year since chartering the College’s chapter. At the signing, Snow was accompanied by Habitat for Humanity volunteers Armand Dellamura ’17 and Sierra Brown ’16, VWC Director of Community Service Diane Hotaling (who stood in for Chapter Advisor Melissa Snyder '13), Chaplain Greg West, Habitat Red Hat Russ Hechinger and Habitat SHR Executive Director Wayne Lavender. Habitat SHR is the local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International and sponsor of the VWC Chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Local affiliates throughout the world carry out the Habitat mission to eliminate poverty housing and make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat SHR invites people from all walks of life to work together in partnership to help build houses for low-income families throughout the seven geographical entities that make up South Hampton Roads; Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Smithfield and Isle of Wight County. More