Donation

Bill Groshans, senior director of distribution for South Boston’s Dollar General Distribution Center, presents an $8,000 check for the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center’s volunteer literacy program to Dr. Betty Adams, executive director of the SVHEC, Tuesday morning outside the SVHEC. Pictured to Adams’ left, from left to right, are Meagan Owen, SVHEC’s coordinator of learner success and engagement, Judy Ward, SVHEC’s literacy coordinator Katrina Powell, executive director of the Southern Virginia Higher Education Foundation. Pictured far right is Russell Irby, senior human resources manager at South Boston’s Dollar General Distribution Center. The Dollar General Distribution Center has been a continued supporter of the SVHEC’s volunteer literacy program, which provides adult basic literacy tutoring and English as a Second Language tutoring to community members free of charge.