Rappahannock United Way

3310 Shannon Park Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22408    |    (540) 373-0041

RUW Sponsored Events


Rappahannock United Way is proud to partner with coalitions and collaborations here in the Fredericksburg area who are focused on improving lives through Education, Financial Stability and Healthy Living.  Watch for these sponsored events year-round!

  • Smart Beginnings Rapp Area: Fall Early Childhood Educators Conference
  • Fredericksburg Regional Chamber:  Workforce Connect Event
  • Collaborative for Youth & Families: Like Any Other Kid
  • Be Well Rapp Council Strategic Planning Process
  • Rapp Area Office On Youth: Youth First Conference
  • Collaborative for Youth & Families: ACEs Trauma Informed Training
  • The Childcare Network: Spring Child Care & Early Childhood Conference


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Hidden in Plain Sight

Hidden in Plain Sight is a unique opportunity for parents, guardians, and other adults to walk-through a mock bedroom looking for signs of drugs and alcohol use and to screen a video explaining different opiates and other narcotics, and a panel of experts onsite to answer questions.
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2019 RUW Volunteer Celebration

Rappahannock United Way has the greatest volunteers! We’re excited to celebrate the impact volunteers have at our annual Volunteer Celebration. This event is by invitation only – if you volunteered at RUW in the last year and did not receive an invitation, please contact Kathryn Palmer for details.
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3rd Annual Celebrity Waiter Luncheon

Join us for a fun luncheon and be served by local community leaders!  At this luncheon, you will be encouraged to “tip” your waiter for services such as receiving silverware, singing your order, or bringing refills of beverages.  All of this is done in good humor and