Volunteers Needed – Blue Ridge Marathon!


SARA, Inc. has been selected as a sponsoring charity for the 2016 Foot Leveler’s Blue Ridge Marathon (Saturday, April 16, 2016). We have been approved for a $500.00 donation based on providing 15 volunteers for the race. In order to help us out, please follow… Read More

MLK Day of Service Volunteer Fair

MLK Day Volunteer Fair

Join us! SARA, Inc. is participating in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Volunteer Fair on Monday, January 18, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Center in the Square. This event is hosted by HandsOn Blue Ridge in collaboration with: The Boys and Girls… Read More

New Year, New Intern

Image of Ashley Farmer

New Year, New Intern Kelsey Harrington, Volunteer Coordinator was excited when Ashley Farmer showed interest in having an internship with SARA, Inc. Due to a semester abroad in London, Ashley and Kelsey interviewed over Skype and communicated frequently throughout the fall. Kelsey quickly learned that… Read More

Teaming Up with YALE for Marketing

At SARA, Inc. we found ourselves in need of updated marketing tools to promote our services in the community. With two new staff members, we thought a good place to start would be by taking team photos. Knowing a photographer is a good place to start,… Read More

Education through Collaboration

Kelsey, Monique, Kaisha, and Malinda at William Fleming

Educating our young people takes a collaborative approach, as learning occurs in all different ways. This December, both Kelsey Harrington, Volunteer Coordinator, and Kaisha Williams, Sexual Violence Services Director, spent four days educating 10th graders at William Fleming High School. Through working with Planned Parenthood‘s Monique… Read More