“Hurley Strong” Fundraising Campaign Now Underway
In response to this weeks deadly and destructive flooding in the Hurley Community of Buchanan County, the United Way of Southwest Virginia is announcing the “Hurley Strong’ fundraising campaign to assist those who displaced by the floods. Spurred on by community interest from across the region, the United Way is announcing the campaign is targeted to individual donors wishing to help families affected by the floods. The first one hundred individuals who donate 25 dollars or more to the United Way of Southwest Virginia Relief Fund for Hurley Virginia will receive a “Hurley Strong.” t-shirt. Campaign organizers say every dollar contributed goes directly to assist Hurley residents recover from the flooding that destroyed or damaged dozens of homes in the area.