Birthdays October
Alleman, Evelyn Holt, Nancy Marie Proakis, Delores
Arthurs, Winona Ice, Gladys Reed, Russell J

Boni, Norma Jean

Johnson, Robert Lee

Rocini, Louise

Boyko, Dorothy

June, Gloria

Salvadori, Jeannie

Byrom, Idola

Kessler, Marla

Stankevich, Julia

Coen, Sharon

Lewis, Ruth C.

Sweeney, Peg

Cooper, Edith

Lyons, Donna

Takach, Donna J.

DiCola, Rebecca

Manger, Lorraine

Thomas, William H.

Dolente, Lina

Mason, Darrell

Ward, Jacqueline

Dunn, Margaret J.

May, Denise

Waugh, Nancy

Eafrati, Frances

McVicker, Barbara

Wilkerson, Antoinette

Ficca, Albert

Mitchell, Vay

Willey, Mary

Forker, Virginia

Nemeth, Sondra

Yenke, Dolores

Freshwater, Margaret

Norberg, Ronald Sr

Yost, Jack

Hibbitts, Howard

Patrick, Kitty

Young, Raymond

RSVP Fundraisers
Click to Register your Kroger Plus Card online to help RSVP.         

If you need help call 304.527.3410 and we’ll walk you through.  Select Ohio, enroll at the store you shop and select Charity Organization Name:   BROOKE COUNTY COMMITTEE ON AGING RSVP Organization Number: 83852 (No Computer? Call the office and we’ll send you a barcode to contribute)  Just need to use your card to contribute!  IT’S EASY!
Shop online at  iGive to help RSVP.  26% goes to RSVP with tax deduction

 *Recycling Ink Cartridges/Old Cell Phones 

RSVP has collected from the following fundraisers: Kroger Cares $113.75, iGive $13.93, Funding Factory $38.40 and Phone Bank $8.50, Totaling $174.58.

RSVP will be holding its raffle up till December 15, 2009
for another beautiful full size quilt donated by Margaret Freshwater.
Tickets are $1 or 6 for $5 available in the RSVP office.

Up and Coming Events
Applefest – October 2, 3, 4, 2009
Christmas in the Park – October 10, 11, 2009

Kelly will be calling to request baked good donations.  Thank you for your support.

RSVP Volunteers Hard at Work

National Day of Service in Remembrance of 9-11
Thank you RSVP volunteers for assisting the West Virginia Business Council on
National Day of
Service in remembrance of September 11
with their state wide food drive.  September is Hunger Action Month, a result of Serve America Act signed by President Obama.  RSVP assisted Mountaineer Food Bank with collecting 85 pounds of food at two local Wal-Marts, Weirton and the Highlands in Wheeling.  Participating volunteers were:  Thomas McBride, Barbara Visnic, Vivian Tustin, Tammy Croghan, Judy Sargus and Hazel Shia.

RSVP helps at the Brooke County Fair 
Thank you to RSVP volunteers who assisted making the Brooke County Fair a success.  Volunteers who assisted with driving the van were:  Al Anglin, Jim Brooks, Becky Deitch, Dickey Laughlin, Art Quattrocchi, Cathy & Gene Rusnak, Bill Thomas, Dave VanBevern, Hank Vincent and Peg White.  Volunteers also assisted with Bingo:  Vera Morton, Bernard & Vivian Hunt, Edith Cooper, Hattie Adams, Helen Kohen, Becky Deitch, Bill & Sally Walters and Loretta Ceccarelli.

We have received 4-ply yarn for Christmas Lap Robes, THANK YOU!  However, we have already given it out and are in need of more..... Our ladies have been busy!  THANKS AGAIN!

  Nancy Brooks, Diane Kessler, Evelyn Hostutler, Stanley Miller and Susan Sampson

  Marshall County Animal Shelter, Children’s Museum of the Ohio Valley and Anchor Program at Madison Elementary School

Diocese of Wheeling Charleston is needing: Two Area Coordinators for Brooke and Hancock Counties for Home Base Mentoring at Community Day Report Centers.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:   Attend board of director’s quarterly meetings in local areas, Wellsburg and Wheeling. Recruit and assist training for mentors in local area and be a mentor. Supervise and administer responsibilities.

Stone Pear Pavilion needs volunteers to assist residents with walks, visitation and other needs.

Afterschool Adventures volunteers are always needed!  RSVP is looking for sponsors to assist with utility expense of St. Anthony's School Building for use of gym and stage, if you can help give us a call at 304.527.3410.

New Faces and Positions
Please welcome Rebecca Fahey, (right) who will be serving the After School Adventures program as AmeriCorps VISTA sponsored by United Way of Central West Virginia.  Also volunteer Susan Sampson (left) who will be assisting her.  The After School Adventures program is in need of some gym equipment.  If you have the following around the house to donate, please help us out by dropping off at the RSVP office:  Basketballs, Beach Balls, Playground Balls, Volleyballs, Jump Ropes, Hula-Hoops.

Kelly Fluharty has been promoted to program coordinator and will be seen in the community speaking and recruiting on behalf of Brooke Hancock Ohio Marshall County RSVP


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 14, 2009 - $99

RSVP Advisory Council has been contacting Volunteers and Stations by phone to interview again to complete our yearly program evaluation, your cooperation will be greatly appreciated!   Special thanks to Chairperson, Carmel Esposito, and committee members, Hattie Adams, Kristin Cross, Fred Welshans, Jr., Linda Golebiewski, and Maggie Stewart.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated!

Reminder, you can enter your volunteer hours via our website.  Click on the buttons at the top of this page!  Call and we'll walk you through the process.  IT'S EASY!

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