GRASP to host financial aid information sessions

Henrico parents and students needing help with completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) are encouraged to attend information sessions at the Richmond Public Main Library (101 East Franklin Street), which will be held between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Jan. 19 and Feb. 16.

Volunteers from GRASP (Great Aspirations Scholarship Program) will be on hand at the sessions to help fill out the FAFSA, which is required for federal aid for college. To schedule a one-hour appointment with GRASP, parents/students should call 527-7708.

Students and/or parents must bring the following items to facilitate the processing of the FAFSA online student’s & a parent’s Social Security number; student’s driver's license, if applicable; student’s 2012 W-2 Forms (or 12/31 pay stub) and other records of money earned; student’s (& spouse’s) 2012 Federal Income Tax Return, or most recent- IRS Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ; parent’s 2012 Federal Income Tax Return (if student is dependent for federal aid purposes) or most recent tax return and Dec. 31 pay stub; family’s 2012 untaxed income records – Social Security, Temporary Assistance to Needy; family's or veterans benefits records; family’s current bank statements; family’s current business and investment mortgage information, business and farm records, stock, bond, and other investment records; student’s alien registration card (if not a U.S. citizen).
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Free children’s clothing for those in need

The Children's Clothing Closet at Highland Springs United Methodist Church will be open Saturday, Aug. 27 and Tuesday, Aug. 30 to provide free new or nearly new children's clothing for families in need, prior to the start of the school year. The Clothing Closet will be open from 10 a.m. to noon both days. The church is located at 22 North Holly Avenue. > Read more.

Local choral group seeks volunteers

Good Vibrations choral group is looking for all voices with some musical experience to sing with the volunteer choir. The season runs from August to November. Genre includes patriotic and inspirational. > Read more.
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It’s a great weekend to get outside! The Pocahontas Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society is offering two events this weekend. Accompany the group to find and document native plants present and blooming in Echo Lake Park on Saturday or take a “Sunday Stroll” at Dorey Park to observe the seasonal changes taking place. Other outdoor events this weekend include the final summer concert at West Broad Village and “Fridays on the Patio” at James River Cellars Winery in Glen Allen. If you’re going to be outside, don’t forget the insect repellent! To learn more about avoiding those pesky mosquitos, check out Henrico County’s “Fight-the-Bite TODAY” event tomorrow. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.

 

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