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DRF Interns Begin Summer Assignment

June 3, 2016

DRF Interns Begin Summer Assignment

The Danville Regional Foundation (DRF) has selected 10 talented young people to participate in an intense summer internship program that will begin May 31, 2016 and end August 5, 2016. 


Foundation selects summer interns

May 27, 2016

Foundation selects summer interns

The Danville Regional Foundation has selected 10 students to participate in its summer internship program.


Danvillians told to engage, ‘listen and not preach’ to youth to end violence

May 13, 2016

Danvillians told to engage, ‘listen and not preach’ to youth to end violence

The Rev. Jeffrey Brown had around 350 people thinking about crime — and the young people committing the offenses on the streets of Danville.

Brown is the founder of the Boston TenPoint Coalition, an organization created to combat urban and youth violence.


The Risk is Worth the Reward

April 11, 2016

The Risk is Worth the Reward

The world has changed and our region must change along with it. For many of us, the best way to find a good job may be to create it. That requires that we become entrepreneurs.


Grant helps students learn with Legos

February 12, 2016

Grant helps students learn with Legos

Gretna Elementary School students have a new way to practice hands-on learning thanks to a grant in excess of $17,000 for Lego blocks.