From answering calls to greeting guests to staffing events to everything in-between, the success of WHRO would not be what it is without the passionate efforts of its volunteers. Even though it's the last day of Volunteer Appreciation Week, we always celebrate and commemorate the hard-working individuals who give their time and their talent. From all of us at WHRO, thank you!Read more ...
From answering calls to greeting guests to staffing events to everything in-between, the success of WHRO would not be what it is without the passionate efforts of its volunteers. On our third day, join all of us at WHRO in celebrating and commemorating those individuals in our Volunteer Appreciation Week.Read more ...
Here's what we've currently got in the works to bring education, enlightenment, and inspiration to Hampton Roads.
American Graduate: Getting to Work initiative focuses on helping youth succeed in school, career, and life by exploring challenges to entering the workforce facing today's youth. Find out more
Hampton Roads is home to over 217,000 veterans. We're currently involved in these initiatives with them:
Veterans Coming Home
Veterans Coming Home explores "what works" for veterans as they return to civilian life sharing both the challenges and success stories of veterans who are making a difference in the workplace, on campus, and in their communities.
Wall of Faces
There are 1,307 names of Virginian Vietnam veterans listed on The Wall. WHRO is proud to spearhead a state-wide initiative and engage partners and community individuals to ensure every Virginian listed has a photo. Find out more
Race: Let's Talk About It
Stories and events that foster conversations about race relations in America. Find out more
Emerging Leaders Board
Young professionals passionate about public media and supporting its mission. Find out more