Community Connections Map, 2017

Find your favorite not-for-profits with this map and listing

AARP Blacksburg

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Across from the Farmers Market (D30)

Information about the AARP

Augustine College U.S.

Draper Road, Market Square Park, mARKET sQUARE pARK (CC7)

We will have business cards, pamphlets, information sheets, t-shirts, pens to give away

Blacksburg Community Tennis Association

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Danny's Tattoo (CC29)

Share info about tennis events & lessons

Blacksburg Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC4)

Bible based literature & bibles

Blacksburg High School Band Boosters

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC16)

Small raffle prizes, and band members playing music (busking).

Blacksburg Hokie Club

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Community Stage (CC42)

Season Ticket Raffle chances sold. Other giveaways from Virginia Tech Athletics and Virginia Tech Athletic Fund

Blacksburg Junior Women's Club

Lee Street, Children's Area, In the Children's Area (Children's Area)

On Saturday between 10am-2pm the Blacksburg Junior Women's Club will be hosting a spot with supplies for kids to make and take fun artsy activities. Please come see us.

Blacksburg Newcomers Club

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near the Farmers Market entrance (CC36)

Membership drive for Blacksburg Newcomers, a community-based 501 c 3

Blacksburg Police Dept

Jackson Street, West End, Jackson St (Jackson St)

Safety information and fun activities for the whole family in Jackson St.

Blacksburg Rescue Squad

Jackson Street, East End, Jackson St (Jackson St)

Safety information and fun activities

Blacksburg Rugby Club

Roanoke Street, Market Square Park, Across from Community Stage (CC35)

Rugby ball toss game and information

Blacksburg United Methodist Church

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC3)

Make information available to participants on activities at Blacksburg United Methodist Church. Will give away information and individual bottles of water to anyone who would like either information or water.

Boy Scout Troop 152

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Community Stage (CC46)

We will be handing out information about our troop and its activities, and doing demonstrations of some activities.

Children's Trust Children's Advocacy Center of the New River Valley

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Community Stage (CC45)

Informational booth about the Children's Advocacy Center; brochures, table activity for children. Educational awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect for parents and community members.

Citizen's Climate Lobby-Blacksburg Chapter

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Community Stage (CC47)

Education about CCL & our goal to create the political will for a livable world.

Community Health Center of the New River Valley

Roanoke Street, Community Stage, Near Community Stage (CC44)

Organization information and a bean bag toss.

Community Housing Partners Homeownership

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Danny's Tattoo (CC28)

Information booth

Dayspring Christian Academy

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC19)

Information about the school, free temporary tattoos and bumper stickers.

Dwelling Place Christian Fellowship

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC20)

To pray for people and encourage them

Embrace Treatment Foster Care

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC43)

Foster care information

FRC Team 401-Copperhead Robotics

Draper Road, Children's Area, Located across from the Alexander Black House outside the Children's Area on Draper Rd (Draper Rd)

Team 401 exists as a partnership between the four Montgomery County Public School system high schools and the Virginia Tech School of Education. Team 401 will bring along some of their cool robots so you can see what they're up to!

Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Danny's Tattoo (CC30)

Information about how girls can join Girl Scouts, volunteer opportunities for adults. At Girl Scouts we introduce girls of every age to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to help them see how they can actually improve the world. Activity- Oobleck "Slime".

Heritage Hall

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC10)

Informational pamphlets ,give aways, and sign up sheets for new hires.

Hope Tree Foster Care

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC9)

Information about becoming a foster parent. Foster Maze game will be available throughout the event for children to play.

Knights of Columbus

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC27)

Selling chances for two chances to win two season passes to V T Football home games. Drawing is August 27, 2017. Winners do not have to be present to win.

Miracle Ear Foundation

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC8)

Building community awareness for the Miracle-Ear Foundation which can help those in need of hearing healthcare but cannot afford treatment

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, Blacksburg group

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC34)

Providing information on our group. Leaflets, stickers, handouts, and a sign up sheet on our table.

Mont. County Democratic Committee

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC15)

Political Trivia game

Montgomery County Republican Party

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC6)

Political Party Booth offering free information materials

Montgomery Gideon Camp

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC14)

Free bibles

Mountain View Humane Society

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC13)

Information on spay and neuter, including our brochures and price list. Selling wine cork key chains. All proceeds will go to Mountain View Humane.

New Life Christian Fellowship

Jackson Street, North Side, New Life building & parking lot (NLCF)

Giving out cotton candy, water bottles, regular popcorn. Will also have a giant jenga set as well as corn hole in the parking lot.

New River Libertarians

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC11)

We will be giving out information about our senate candidate

New River Valley Greens

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC26)

Registering voters, distributing educational materials, gathering information for new members, raising awareness of issues of concern to community members, like the Mountain Valley Pipeline, open burning of toxic waste at Radford Arsenal, etc

NorthStar Church

Main Street, North Side (CC5)

Handing out water bottles and popsicles. Children's activity.

NRV Indivisible

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC2)

Indivisible is a non profit non, partisan organization that is dedicated to engaging our representatives.

Planned Parenthood South Atlantic

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC1)

Fun games & information booth

Preserve Montgomery County VA

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC37)

Pipeline information booth

Radford City Democratic Committee

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC22)

Political information and voter registration provided.

Springhouse Community School

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC23)

Springhouse Community School prepares teens for college and young adulthood through mentoring, project-based/hands-on learning experiences, apprenticeships and internships in the community, and opportunities that foster connection with the Earth.

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC24)

Raise and promote awareness of Catholic Church in Blacksburg

St. Philip's Anglican Church

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC21)

Flyers and other information about our church as well as bottles of water.

Starshine Events

Main Street, North End, Near Wells Fargo (M93)

Free Photo Booth

Summer Musical Enterprise

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Community Stage (CC40)

We will be promoting our 501(c)(3) non-profit's work in musical theatre including this summer's production. We will promote the show in a family friendly way, likely with a game or a photo opportunity related to the show. We will hand out small flyers with show information.

Sustainable Blacksburg

Roanoke Street, East End, Near Community Stage (CC38)

Sustainability activities and information

The Blacksburg Partnership

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC25)

Hosting a "Photo booth" activity. Fun dress up clothes, along with a "frame" to take pictures with our small Hokie Bird Statues. We will also give away Hokie Bird coloring papers to children as a take-home coloring activity.

The Watershed Group

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC39)

This booth will distribute free watershed maps and information on local water quality issues.

Three Strand Church

Draper Road, Market Square Park, Market Square Park (CC12)

Greeting visitors and providing free bottled water, candy/mints.

Town of Blacksburg

Lee Street, East End, Next to Cabo Fish Taco (Lee St)

Community outreach and recycling giveaways.

Twin Valleys Roller Derby

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near the Farmers Market entrance (CC31)

Twin Valleys Roller Derby was founded in 2017 as a fusion of Star City Roller Girls and New River Valley Roller Derby. TVRD exists to provide education to the people of the SWVA who would like to participate in and learn about the challenging and exciting sport of roller derby. The league participates in community service and philanthropic initiatives to give back to the area that supports us.

US Army

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC32)

Army brochures, t-shirts, lanyards, stickers, etc.

US Marine Corps

Roanoke Street, West End, Junction of Roanoke/Main (Roanoke/ Main)

USMC F150 Truck, Pull up bar, Info

Virginia Tech Choices & Challenges

Roanoke Street, West Side, Near Community Stage (CC48)

We will be letting people know about our Choices & Challenges event, which will be held in spring 2019 and will be focused on community issues are autonomous, or self-driving, automobiles. We will also be asking community members what their concerns or thoughts about self-driving cars are.

Virginia Tech Department of Entomology - 4-H Entomology Program - 2018 Hokie BugFest

Lee Street, Children's Area, Saturday Morning (Children's Area)

Our group will be promoting this year's Hokie BugFest (Oct. 20 at Squires Student Center and Downtown Blacksburg). There is a rumor folks might see a big bug walking around Steppin'Out this year promoting the event. We will be there at our table in the children's area on Saturday morning with a sampling of the massive live bug exhibit we feature at our annual event in October. The public will get a peek at our tarantulas, local spiders, exotic cockroaches, and other arthropods. We will also feature our 4-H entomology project books and information on how kids can enter the annual insect collection contest held at the annual Hokie BugFest. See you then!

VT Adult Day Services

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC49)

Hand out free information and marketing items about our services.

YMCA at VT

Roanoke Street, West End, Near Community Stage (CC41)

Handouts about the Y at VT; showcase items at the Thrift Shop and community gardens; display boards about the impact the Y has in the community.