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Brad and Virginia Watson

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Brad and Virginia Watson

Brad and Virginia Watson are excited to be LCVA Gala sponsors!

“As long-time residents of Farmville, we are very appreciative of the outreach work that LCVA does and are proud to sponsor their efforts. The gala is a great opportunity to get dressed up, meet new people, and spend time with friends—old and new.”

Lonnie I Calhoun III & Dr. Marian Hahesy-Calhoun

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Dr. Marian Hahesy-Calhoun and Lonnie I. Calhoun III

Dr. Marian Hahesy-Calhoun and Lonnie I. Calhoun III are proud to be LCVA Gala sponsors!

"We’re sponsoring the Gala to support the LCVA and how it continues to expose the community to a much wider view of our society and the world. The LCVA enriches the lives of all who come in contact with its exhibits and programs." 

Longwood University Real Estate Foundation: Louise Waller, Ken Copeland, and Debbie Epperson

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Longwood University Real Estate Foundation

The Longwood University Real Estate Foundation is thrilled to be an LCVA Gala sponsor!

Pictured (left to right): Louise Waller, Executive Director of the Real Estate Foundation Ken Copeland, and Debbie Epperson

“The LCVA Gala is a signature event that brings together the whole community. The Longwood University Real Estate Foundation is thrilled to be able to be part of such a popular tradition that showcases not only Longwood and the arts, but also the wonderful Town of Farmville and the people in it. It truly is a special occasion to look forward to!” —Louise Waller

Longwood University Athletics Department Logo

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: The Longwood University Athletics Department

The Longwood University Athletics Department is proud to be an LCVA Gala sponsor!

Chris and Jackie Sadler

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Chris and Jackie Sadler

Chris and Jackie Sadler are elated to be LCVA Gala sponsors!

"We enjoy many events hosted by the LCVA; from art exhibitions to family workshops. The upcoming gala is something we are both really looking forward to and it was an easy decision to be a sponsor. We feel very blessed to live in a town that has a thriving visual arts center and we plan to continue our support so we may enjoy all aspects of the LCVA into the future."  

Paul and Diane Barrett

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Paul and Diane Barrett

Paul and Diane Barrett are thrilled to be LCVA Gala sponsors! 

"The Gala at LCVA is a real blast—an event you don't want to miss! By sponsoring this event, you get to have fun and support the arts at the same time!"

Jarrod and Lara Fergeson

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Jarrod and Lara Fergeson

Jarrod and Lara Fergeson are proud to be LCVA Gala sponsors! 

"As an art gallery owner here in Farmville and as an educator, we value the important work the LCVA does in making art available in schools and to our community."

Stephanie Buchert and Charles White

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Stephanie Buchert and Charles White

Stephanie Buchert and Charles White are excited to be LCVA Gala sponsors! 

“We both love art and appreciate the way the LCVA reaches out to the community to allow everyone to participate in artistic programs. The Gala is always a great experience, plus it’s a great way to support LCVA outreach efforts at the same time!"

LCVA "Winter Warm Up"

"Winter Warm Up," LCVA & Centra Southside Community Hospital Coat Drive

LCVA is partnering with Centra Southside Community Hospital for a Winter Warm Up coat drive. We are collecting new and gently worn coats which will then be distributed by Centra Southside Community Hospital to local families.

Please bring your donated coats to LCVA during gallery hours, 11am-5pm Monday-Saturday and 1pm-5pm on Sundays. The Winter Warm Up donation box is located in LCVA’s front entrance, at the corner of Third Street and Main Street.

LCVA 2016 Winter Gala

Sponsorship Availability for LCVA's 2016 Winter Gala

The Longwood Center of Visual Arts invites you to participate as a sponsor in its 2016 biennial winter gala on Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 7–11pm at the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts in historic downtown Farmville, Virginia. The LCVA’s widely anticipated winter gala is the best attended event of its kind in the region. All proceeds support the LCVA’s community outreach programs.