Birthdays - June

Batcho, Mary Lou Jonczak, Florence Robertson, Marlene
Beckelhimer, Bob Jonczak, John Rogers, Shirlie
Benzo, Janet Keister, Judy A. Sacripanti, Mary

Canella, Antonia

Kocher, William

Smedley, Myrtle

Cross, Gerry

Kohen, Helen M.

Stiles, Jackie

Dalrymple, Susie

Lamp, Linda

Swiger, Virgie

Dobbins, Judy J.

Lynn, Carol

Tice, Kim

Dunope, Helen

McColloch, Terrance

Vanhorn, Sandy

Flowers, Myrtle

Meriwether, Jeannette

Virtue, June

Gilkey, Veronica

Michel, Rose

Wagner, Pat

Greathouse, Ruby

Mills, Charlotte

Welsh, Frances

Harrington, Dorothy

Mitchell, Carol E.

Wiley, Mae June
Hitzfield, Jean Moren, Helen Wisbon, Beverly
Johnson, Rebecca    

  RSVP Fundraisers

Shop online at  iGive to help RSVP.  26% goes to RSVP with tax deduction

*Recycling Ink Cartridges/Old Cell Phones 

RSVP Volunteers Hard at Work

Neighborhood Watch volunteers participated in the 2nd Ward Quarterly meeting of 13 participants headed by RSVP volunteer and captain Carol Alley and Police Chief John Schwertfeger.  Refuse to be a Victim Crime Prevention and Personal Safety Training was discussed and is scheduled for August 11, 2009 and August 18, 2009 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Brooke County Senior Center.  Cost will depend on number of interested participants currently estimated at $20.  Cost assistance may be available to participants. Open to the public.

Hancock County Senior Dancers stay in shape while getting prepared to volunteer their service by performing at local community functions.
Hancock County Dancers gather on Mondays at 1:00 p.m. and Brooke County Senior Center Dancers gather Mondays at 10:00 a.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.


RSVP plants 400 flowers for the City of Follansbee Beautification project. Special thanks to Mayor Tony Paesano with the City of Follansbee for the invitation and beautiful flowers.  Participants are as follows:  Robert Beckelhimer, Cathy and Gene Rusnak, Bobby Johnson, Cathy Anderson, Margaret Freshwater, Jean Irvin, Bill Lantz, Kelly Fluharty, RSVP Administrative Assistant and Angela Kocher, RSVP Director.


Volunteers:  William H. Thomas, Helene Berner, Nicki Melissinos, Jan T. Reed, Marcella Gooding, Joyce A. Nuzum, Mary Jane Dolan, Jane Lee Boyd, Dorothy Boyko, Rebecca Johnson, Edward Phillips, Patricia Phillips, Mary Callahan Kirchner, Dr. Carmel Esposito

Stations:  American Heart Association, American Lung Association, Something Special Group

Up and Coming Events

June RSVP No Bake Sale (RSVP, 948 Main Street, Fol. WV  26037)
RSVP Community Days Booth July 11, 12, 2009
September Brooke County Fair September 11, 12, 13, 2009

RSVP is collecting books for a State Wide Project that will be used for the afterschool programs and 2 ply yarn for the Christmas project.....

Thank You

Weirton Medical Center, Weirton Chamber, Cameron Senior Center. WVU Home Extension of Marshall County and Discover Brooke County for extended invitation to your fairs.  We handed out 131 file of life packets and received requests for more. 

Thank you Mr. George Smoulder, Executive Director United Way of Upper Ohio Valley and Ms. Darlene Cortez, Brooke County Representative, for your time in presenting Brooke High School and Franklin Primary School awards of appreciation for the Brooke County 2009 Walk-a-Thon.  Mr. Smoulder presented two $250 gifts to Brooke High School and Franklin Primary School.  Mr. Smoulder also presented all participating schools a certificate of appreciation.

Special thanks received from the Holy Family Relief Center to RSVP for the 50/50 donation of $202 raised at the RSVP Volunteer Recognition Luncheon. 

Also a special thanks to those who have donated 115 books for the Afterschool Adventures Program


RSVP is partnering with the
Mingo Senior Center, to offer a number
of one day trips, call for details 304.527.3410


Rubber City! Akron OH Jul 20, 2009 - $62
Historic Roscoe Village
Jun 22, 2009 - $57
Jun 25, 2009 - $49
Pennsylvania Amish Brown Bag Tour
Aug 24, 2009 - $49
Yankee Peddler
Sept 19, 2009 - $37
Autumnfest at Seven Springs
Oct 10, 2009 - $47
Cleveland Christmas Connection
Nov 20, 2009 - $37
Hartwood Acres
Dec 7, 2009 - $53
New York Redeye
- November 7, 2009 - $99


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