Maximize Your Company’s Corporate Giving

In a time of economic challenges and changing business environments, companies of all sizes are determining what are the best ways to invest in their communities with charitable giving, grant-making and...

West Side Pride

The West Side Neighborhood Association in partnership with West Side 360, a community project of the Charleston Police Department, will hold the fourth annual West Side Cleanup Day on April 22nd at 9:00 a.m....

Reasons to Hope

It’s hopeless. If you’ve known someone – loved someone – who’s suffered through Alzheimer’s Disease, you know it’s hopeless. If you’ve seen “Still Alice,” “The Notebook” or...

Mardi Bras for a Cause

Mardi Gras, for me, has always meant fun with my family and friends, good food and fellowship, a connection to my grandfather’s hometown of New Orleans and a celebration with my loved ones with some King...

Wild, Wonderful and Animal-Friendly

This story was originally featured at West Virginia Executive According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, approximately 7.6 million animals enter shelters every year, 3.4...

Students Build Tiny Homes for Flood Victims

Story courtesy of Kanawoy partner West Virginia Public Broadcasting Accompanying story here: Listen Ten tiny homes lined up in two rows at the National Guard air base in Charleston recently. West...

Education through the eyes of a child

Did you ever want to be a child again? Here's your chance. The "Montessori Journey and Discovery," a special event to be presented by Mountaineer Montessori School (MMS) on Saturday, Jan. 7, will give...

Millenial State of Mind

This story was originally featured in West Virginia Executive Millennials, those born after 1980, are choosing to live, work, play and stay in places known for innovation, diversity and interconnectivity....

Your Community Needs You – Yes, You.

This is what a reader-driven, unapologetically-positive, fair-minded, community-grown information website looks like. And, for it to work, kanawoy.com needs you to act right now. This initiative needs...

Blessings in a Backpack

This story was originally published on  West Virginia Executive The teacher knew they were hungry. There were five little ones in her classroom whose families were struggling to make ends meet. These...