- Lance Martin
In September Amanda Lynn and Stacie Edwards rallied collectively to boost consciousness for psychological well being within the Roanoke Valley.
They held a perfume flower fundraiser and used these funds to buy a fish from the Halifax County Conference & Guests Bureau as a part of the bureau’s Roanoke Valley Rocks artwork marketing campaign.
The rockfish was positioned on December 16 and is a memorial devoted to the late Anthony Taylor and Rachel Bass and others who’ve misplaced their lives to suicide.
The rockfish will be discovered at Roanoke Valley Psychiatric Associates situated at 321 Freeway 125 in Roanoke Rapids.
Lynn and Edwards are very grateful for this enterprise’ assist and in addition held a Psychological Well being Consciousness Day for the Weldon group on September 26.
From that $1,200 was donated to Roanoke Valley Psychiatric Associates to assist sufferers cowl medical bills, co-pays and different wants.
Lynn and Edwards want to specific how grateful they’re to the Roanoke Valley group for serving to get this consciousness began and hope to proceed this effort in 2021.
Roanoke Valley Rocks is a public relations/public arts marketing campaign designed to uplift and encourage the group and guests.
“The Halifax County Conference & Guests Bureau is dedicated to creating the Roanoke Valley an incredible place to go to. This program has been profitable, due to the numerous native companies that launched fish at their areas and supported the challenge.”
A tour of all of the fish will be discovered at this link