Family Service of Roanoke Valley was once again selected for the 13th year as the State Farm® Lead Agency in Southwest Virginia for Global Youth Service Day which was held the weekend of April 11-13, 2014. Global Youth Service Day is the largest youth-driven volunteer event in the world!  For more information about this local, national and international effort, please visit  and




In line with the mission of FSRV, Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is meant to empower youth ages 12-25 to impact their communities through volunteer efforts. GYSD is the largest volunteer initiative in the world. Youth Service America (YSA) and State Farm sponsor GYSD in Southwest Virginia. To learn more about YSA and GYSD, go to


Please support our efforts to promote Children's Health and Welfare through violence prevention, healthful living and the promotion of safe teen driving.  Just click the "Click and Pledge" button below to make a donation and invest in the well-being of the Roanoke Valley's youth!


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Global Youth Service Day is generously presented by WSLS-10 and Jammin'JJS






Global Youth Service Day is generously sponsored at the national level by Youth Service America and State Farm Insurance.






Global Youth Service Day is generously sponsored at the local level by Oakey's Funeral Service & Crematory; Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLC; Pure Zen Nail Spa - Natural Nail Care; First Citizen's Bank; and Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project, Inc. (SERCAP).













Global Youth Service Day is generously supported by the following businesses:


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Family Service of Roanoke Valley is proud to be an Impact Partner in collaboration with the United Ways of Roanoke Valley and Franklin County.