The ValleyStar Rise Foundation, the philanthropic arm of ValleyStar Credit Union, announced a contribution of $50,000 to the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN).
The official presentation took place during ValleyStar’s annual holiday party at the Administrative Campus in Rocky Mount, on December 2.
“We are delighted to support the Children’s Miracle Network in their mission,” said Rachael Williams, President of the ValleyStar RISE Foundation. “The ValleyStar Rise Foundation was created to empower communities, and this donation reflects our dedication to making a positive impact on the lives of those facing health challenges.”
The ValleyStar Rise Foundation, established by ValleyStar Credit Union, is driven by a vision to empower communities through education and support. By inspiring those with resources to assist those in need, the foundation seeks to create a positive and enduring impact.
“CMN is profoundly grateful to the ValleyStar RISE Foundation for their commitment to our cause,” said Macy Ware, Program Director at Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. “This generous contribution will directly impact the lives of children and families who rely on our services. Together, we can continue providing essential medical care and support to those in need.”
Children’s Miracle Network — is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children’s hospitals across North America. Each year, the 170 CMN hospitals provide the finest medical care, life-saving research, and preventative education to help millions of kids overcome diseases and injuries of every kind. Carilion Children’s is proud to be the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital for Southwest Virginia.
Headquartered in Martinsville, Virginia, the ValleyStar RISE Foundation was formed in 2019 and received its 501(C)(3) designation in January 2022. The foundation strives to bridge gaps in mental and physical health, and educational opportunities by providing funding as well as volunteer opportunities for ValleyStar Credit Union’s team and board members to give their time and talent to support the communities served. For more information, visit valleystar.org.