No matter the reason for giving, or what it looks like, there are always stories behind the philanthropy. Meet eight different philanthropists who tell us what compels them to give.
Hampton Roads Community Foundation’s giving circle brings together local African American philanthropists to help solve problems facing black communities.
The fish taco does not travel like other food. It travels with the waves, and with rumors of chillness.
U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria, a Norfolk Democrat, won her seat in November, she became one of a record number of women elected to Congress. The retired Navy commander who with her husband owns the Mermaid Factory in Norfolk, she was also part of a freshman class with the highest number of veterans in a decade. She sat down with us to discuss her new role.
Across the country, women are stepping into more active leadership roles in business, media, sports and education. They are leading advocacy groups, launching initiatives and yes, running for office.
The Cavalier used to be a playground for the rich. Before it fell into decades of disrepair, the hotel hosted 10 presidents and a collection of celebrities, including Muhammad Ali, Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland. It was a destination, even more than the beach itself. And that is exactly what the owners of the newly refurbished gem hope will be true again.