The employees of Colorado Valley Communications care about our community and donate to local organizations from the Employee Charity Fund throughout the year. This fund is comprised of voluntary employee payroll contributions used to support local charities. Please contact us at info@coloradovalley.com for more information.

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Turtle Wing Donation

On April 19, 2018, the employees of Colorado Valley Communications donated $1,500 to Turtle Wing, which is an organization that helps families who have a child with a learning challenge.  Turtle Wing primarily serves families in Fayette, Lavaca and Colorado counties  and was founded in memory of Jackson Allen Hooper, who was diagnosed with high-functioning Autism. The donation was made through the Colorado Valley Communications Charity Fund, which is made up of voluntary payroll contributions used solely to support local charities.

 

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Gardenia E. Janssen Animal Shelter Donation

Gardenia E. Janssen Animal Shelter was the recipient of a $200 donation made by the employees of Colorado Valley Communications on February 7th, 2018.  The donation was made through the Colorado Valley Communications Charity Fund, which is made up of voluntary payroll contributions used solely to support local charities. The donation was made in honor of Carl Miller.  Mr. Miller volunteers his time during the holiday season to play the role of Santa at our Christmas party. Niki Powell, Executive Director of the Gardenia E. Janssen Animal Shelter, accepted the donation.

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CVC  Employees give to the Knights of Columbus #2574

The employees of Colorado Valley Communications made a $5,000 donation on October 20, 2017 to the Knight of Columbus #2574.  The donation was made to the Fayette Savings Bank “Neighbors Helping Neighbors Rebuilding Fund” and the amount will be matched by Fayette Savings Bank to provide $10,000 to the rebuilding fund.  The donation was made through the Colorado Valley Communication Charity Fund, which is made up of voluntary payroll contributions used solely to support local charities.  The Knights of Columbus Community Center Board President – David Goerig, Deputy Grand Knight – Charles Youngblood, and Treasurer – Garry Schellberg were present to accept the donation.  Colorado Valley Communications realizes the importance of the hall to our community and wants to help them in the rebuilding efforts.

 

 

 

Pictured front row, left-right
Gary Becker, Maria Barron, Mark Cooper, Charles Youngblood, Pat Zbranek-Zigal, David Goerig, Kay Loehr, Garry Schellberg, Angela Taylor

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CVC  Employees give to the  La Grange Volunteer Fire Department

The La Grange Volunteer Fire Department was the recipient of a $1,000 donation made by the employees of Colorado Valley Communications on October 20, 2017. The donation was made through the Colorado Valley Communication Charity Fund, which is made up of voluntary payroll contributions used solely to support local charities.  Fire Chief Frank Menefee and Assistant Chief Frankie Srubar accepted the donation.  Colorado Valley Communications wants to support our local volunteer fire departments and appreciate what they do to protect our families and property.  We realize the importance of their work in our community not only fighting fires but handling emergency situations such as hurricane recovery.

 

 

 

Pictured front row, left-right
Maria Barron, Mark Cooper, Frank Menefee, Frankie Srubar, Gary Becker, Kay Loehr Pat Zbranek-Zigal, Angela Taylor

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CVC Employees give to the Boys and Girls Club of Champion Valley

The Boys and Girls Club of Champion Valley was the recipient of a $750 donation made by the employees of Colorado Valley Communications on September 18, 2017. The donation was made through the Colorado Valley Communication Charity Fund, which is made up of voluntary payroll contributions used solely to support local charities.  Mariette Bellamy, Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors and Vickie Reeves, Resource Development and Community Relations Coordinator accepted the donation for the Club.  Colorado Valley Communications wants to support them in their mission to help youth reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens.

 

 

 

Pictured front row, left-right: Mariette Bellamy, Mark Cooper, Maria Barron,
Angela Taylor, Vickie Reeves, and Kay Loehr

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CVC Employees give to AMEN

AMEN was the recipient of a $1,000 donation made by the employees of Colorado Valley Communications on September 12, 2017. The donation was made through the Colorado Valley Communication Charity Fund, which is made up of voluntary payroll contributions used solely to support local charities.  AMEN’s treasurer, Garry Schellberg accepted the donation.  Colorado Valley Communications wants to support AMEN’s mission to fight hunger in our local community.  We realize the importance of their work in our community, especially now after the devastation of Hurricane Harvey.

 

Pictured front row, left-right:  Kay Loehr, Mark Cooper,  Maria Barron, Angela Taylor,
Garry Schellberg, Gary Becker,  Kelly Allison

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CVC Employees give to Tejas Health Care

Tejas Health Care of La Grange was the recipient of a $500 donation from the Employee Charity Fund of Colorado Valley Communications (CVC) on Tuesday, October 25, 2016.

The Employee Charity Fund is comprised of voluntary payroll contributions which are used solely to support local charities. A newly elected Employee Charity Committee asked CVC employees to vote on a number of local nonprofit organizations to receive a donation from their fund. Tejas Health Care was the first organization chosen by the employees to receive moneys from the Charity Fund this year.

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Pictured front row, left-right: Maria Barron, Mark Cooper, Sheri Kehler – Tejas Health Care CEO, Kay Loehr, and Pat Zbranek-Zigal –  CVC Asst. General Manager.
Back row, left-right: Kelly Allison – CVC General Manager, Angela Taylor, Wes Werner, Gary Becker, and Kathy Norwood.

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