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. Join WHRO in celebrating and commemorating those individuals in our Volunteer Appreciation Week.Read more ...
The WHRO Voice is a radio reading service for the legally blind and anyone with a disability that prevents normal reading. This service, offered free of charge and staffed by volunteers, has seen an increase in requests recently.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. Find out more
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
Cooking Tips • Recipes from Area Chefs • Restaurant Reviews • Seasonal Delights Find out more