Free website services offered by firm to WV Non-Profit community - WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports

Free website services offered by firm to WV Non-Profit community

Posted: Updated:
  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Sistersville Woman Crowned Mrs. West Virginia, Will Compete for National Title

    Sistersville Woman Crowned Mrs. West Virginia, Will Compete for National Title

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 4:17 AM EDT2014-07-15 08:17:38 GMT
    A Sistersville mother, wife, and soon-to-be teacher, holds another very impressive title as she gets ready to take on the competition on a national stage.Mrs. West Virginia, Melissa Smith, will compete for the title of "Mrs.United States," in September. Smith travels throughout the state right now helping to push her platform. "Right now, I'm very focused on improving literacy education. I'm going to be an elementary school teacher and I have been traveling throughout West Virginia reading to...
    A Sistersville mother, wife, and soon-to-be teacher, holds another very impressive title as she gets ready to take on the competition on a national stage.Mrs. West Virginia, Melissa Smith, will compete for the title of "Mrs.United States," in September. Smith travels throughout the state right now helping to push her platform. "Right now, I'm very focused on improving literacy education. I'm going to be an elementary school teacher and I have been traveling throughout West Virginia reading to...
  • Federal judge in Martinsburg, West Virginia, sends 10 to prison for violating probation

    Federal judge in Martinsburg, West Virginia, sends 10 to prison for violating probation

    Sunday, July 6 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-07-06 15:00:12 GMT
    Nine Martinsburg, West Virginia, residents and another from Keyser were sentenced to federal prison for breaking the law while they were on supervised release or probation.
    Nine Martinsburg, West Virginia, residents and another from Keyser were sentenced to federal prison for breaking the law while they were on supervised release or probation.

 

Bricks Without Straw, an internet marketing and website design firm based in Charleston, has established the Frank Brown Community Partnership, a program offering free web design services to a community non-profit organization in West Virginia in need of assistance.   The firm will accept applications for assistance between Dec. 1 – Dec. 31, 2013.

One applicant per year will be chosen for assistance. Applications can be found on the firm's website at www.BricksWithoutStraw.com.
 
Jamie Summers, president of Bricks Without Straw, said, "Continuing in the loving and generous spirit of my grandfather Frank Brown, our community partnership seeks to help charitable organizations with technology services to provide them a portal to the world to help them achieve their worthwhile mission."
 
Summers said Bricks Without Straw will select a West Virginia-based charity that will receive website services free of charge for one year. Services will include either initial website design and development, or redevelopment of an existing brand and website.
 
Applications should be submitted by representatives of the interested non-profit organization.  Qualifying non-profits must be approved by the State of West Virginia, with offices and/or headquarters in the state.  Applications must be received no later than December 31, 2013.  
 
For additional information, contact Jamie Summers at (304) 807-9674, or visit www.BricksWithoutStraw.com.