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4th Annual Words & Wisdom

Registration required
September 23
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

“Nurturing Resilience in Children & Families” is the virtual conversation topic in the Words & Wisdom fundraiser presented by the Senior Board of Children’s Hospital Foundation on September 23 at 7:00. Join us as clinical psychologist Dr. Robert Brooks discusses resilience as well as his new book “Tenacity in Children.” He will be joined by a panel of doctors from CHoR who will provide insight and ideas for helping children cope with today’s unique challenges.

Tickets for the virtual program are $40 with an optional catered meal for an additional fee.

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Dr. Brooks has lectured nationally and internationally and written extensively on the themes of resilience, parenting, family relationships, school climate and balancing our personal and professional lives. He is the author or co-author of 19 books and has participated in several video projects about ways to help children become more responsible, self-disciplined, hopeful and resilient.

The 4th Annual Words & Wisdom also includes an online auction featuring a wide variety of unique packages available for bidding beginning Friday, September 16. 

A special thanks to our event sponsors:

  • Capital Interior Contractors
  • The West Charitable Trust
  • TCV Trust & Wealth Management Inc.
  • Troutman Pepper LLP
  • Dominion Energy
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Schultz
  • Right Hand Charitable Foundation
  • Whitten Brothers Inc.
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Whitten
  • Binswanger Glass Foundation
  • Hilb Family Foundation
  • JayFair Corporation
  • Mosquito Squad
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Garrett
  • Mrs. Patricia Hobson Hunter
  • Scan Solutions
  • Williams Mullen
  • Burford Advertising, Inc.
  • KDW Home
  • Mary Beth Morgan Legacy Foundation
  • Mrs. Joyce Winters
  • Mrs. Page Kastelberg
  • Pre-Con
  • TowneBank
  • Weinstein Properties