A place to tell the stories of Faith in Action of the Greater Kanawha Valley.

November 1, 2019

Randall experienced a run of health issues that found him dealing with several serious conditions all at once. When we met him, he had just been released from the hospital following open heart surgery. The doctors had taken a graft from a vein in his leg for the proced...

August 30, 2019

Our Honey Do Crews have been busy this summer! With a couple of new volunteers on board, Board member David Campbell reports that dozens of our elder neighbors are now safer and more comfortable in their own homes due to the completion of projects from Winfield to Elkv...

August 22, 2019

The first time Mary called Faith in Action she was feeling a little unsettled. She had an important medical appointment coming up quickly, but no way to get there.

"The woman from the home health agency who was working with me told me about this group that gave rides to...

May 17, 2019

Terry first heard about Faith in Action from the staff of WV Health Right. For more than a year, he had been

working hard on his health by participating in their direct medical care options. More recently, he had begun taking advantage of the many other health education...

April 17, 2019

When Alma gave up driving on the advice of her doctor, she struggled to find reliable transportation to her doctor. It worried her for many reasons, but mostly because she had recently been diagnosed with diabetes and was deeply concerned about losing access to regular...

April 9, 2019

This is Volunteer Appreciation Week and it's the perfect time to unveil a new feature. Welcome to the first of a monthly series called 'Volunteer Spotlight' designed to focus attention squarely on our diverse pool of incredible volunteers who make the work of Faith in...

October 16, 2018

This post is a month past due, I'm sorry to say. But the fact is, it's been such an incredibly busy time, I haven't had five minutes to sit still to write it!The good news is, I've had a whole lot more help than usual, thanks to our new part-time staff member, the love...

July 30, 2018

"I don't know what I would do without you," Erma tells us, nearly every time we drive her to a medical appointment. 

Erma has a long history of health problems, but was always able to count on her husband, the great love of her life, to get her to her treatments and off...

July 8, 2018

Beverly, shown here with her faithful companion Blue, has always had a full, busy life. She worked, traveled, and spent time with friends and family members. She has also touched the lives of countless families through babysitting. "Even the ones who have grown up, the...

June 27, 2018

A few months ago, Marion found herself in a desperate situation for transportation to a medical appointment and didn't know where to turn. She reached out to the son of an old family friend, who told her about Faith in Action of the Greater Kanawha Valley.

"Finding Fait...

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